Can be a pre-black belt rank for other disciplines
Japanese Kanji writing of Bushido on label
5cm wide with 17 rows of high quality stitching
100% deluxe cotton
The Master Red Belt varies between Martial Arts, with most using it to represent the Grandmaster or another higher rank status, while others use it as a pre-black belt rank. This high quality, durable, belt is 5cm wide with 17 rows of stitching. The black and gold label features the Japanese Kanji writing of 'Bushido' which, translates to 'the way of the warrior'. 100% cotton.
Most Okinawan Karate styles - The solid red belt is used for ninth and tenth Dans which are purely honorary, meaning it cannot be attained by applying or passing a grading.
Judo - The solid red belt represents a ninth or tenth Dan rank, the highest ranks attainable.
Korean Taekwondo - The solid red belt is awarded just before gaining a first degree black belt, or first Dan.
Tsien Tao Chinese Kempo - The solid red belt is equivalent to a sixth degree black belt, or first degree master.
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu - The solid red belt represents a ninth or tenth degree belt.
Vovinam - The solid red belt is the highest master rank.