|Midtown ATA Martial Arts||
"Pure and without the knowledge of Songahm Taekwondo. As with the Pine Tree, the seed must now be planted and nourished to develop strong roots."
"The seed is beginning to see the sunlight."
"The pine tree is beginning to develop and grow in strength."
"The tree reaches for the sky toward new heights."
"The sun is setting. The first phase of growth has been accomplished."
1st Degree Black Belt
"Begin Planting Seeds for the Future."
3rd Degree Black Belt
Chung San Poome-sae
"Peace of Mind and Tranquility"
"The sun is beginning to rise. As with the morning's dawn, only the beauty of the sunrise is seen rather than the immense power."
"The sapling is hidden amongst the taller pines and must now fight its way upward."
"Coming to the mountain. The tree is in the mid-growth and now the path becomes steep."
"The tree is firmly rooted in the earth."
Red Black Belt
_1st Degree RB
"The dawn of a new day. The sun breaks through the darkness."
2nd Degree Black Belt
"With your noble character, you will develop a new permanence in your life."