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Belt colors are set by the school and organization. I believe I have seen all colors used at some point or another. I've even seen camouflage belts!

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Q: What colors are not used for an official karate belt?
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Where can I get a green belt certificate in karate?

Japanese Judo was the first martial art to introduce the colored belt ranking system as a visible indication of the students progress. The colored belt ranking system soon was adapted for Karate, and was first used by Sensei Gichin Funakoshi and his Shotokan Karate schools. Click here to learn about the Goju-Ryu Karate belt ranking system. As students pass through the ranks taking grading examinations they are awarded with different colored belts. The color order and which colors are used varies from school to school, as does the relationship between belt color and rank (= Kyu

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