Belts are given out as a motivational thing by and large. They create a goal for students to strive for. Are they necessary? No, they’re just something that has been around in some martial arts for roughly a century now.I find that a little patronising!
Then why give them out? Why? Avoid the misunderstanding and don’t give them out.
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The help create simple and easy goals for students to visualize, and help instructors to build a curriculum.