Board breaking is a requirement to test for green and brown belt and an opportunity to show: focus and power. The board will never break if the desire is not strong. Pictured here is a white belt testing for Green belt. You can see his determination and drive and the expected results after. Number of boards and even if a student will be allowed to break are all determined before the promotion. Proper courtesy and respect, permission to break and of course alignment of energy are key to achieve the desired results!