Year: 2018

White Belt 10th Kup

Meaning Of White BeltWhite signifies innocence, as that of a beginning student, who has no previous knowledge of Tae Kwon-Do TenetsCourtesy, Integrity, Perseverance, Self Control, Indomitable Spirit Korean Terminology  01 (one) Hanna 02 (two) Dool 03 (three) Seth 04 (four) Neth 05 (five) Dasaul 06 (six) Yosaul 07 (seven) Ilgop 08 (eight) Yodoll 09 (nine) …

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Yellow Stripe 9th Kup

Theory Meaning Of Yellow BeltYellow signifies the Earth, from which a plant sprouts and takes root, as Tae Kwon-Do foundation is being laid Korean Terms Back (as in back fist) Dung Ball of foot Ap Kumchi Footsword Balkal Front snap kick Ap Chabusigi Guarding block Daebi makgi Head Mori Kick Chagi L Stance Niunja Sogi Left Wen Outside Bakat …

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Yellow Belt 8th Kup

Theory What is 3 step sparringThree step sparring is designed for the beginner to learn the basic techniques. It teaches the student many things i.e. proper distance, correct facing, forearm conditioning, correct blocks, correct stances, counter attacks and timing. Korean Terms Backfist Dung joomuk Backfist strike Dung joomuk taerigi Guarding block Daebi makgi Inward  Anaero  …

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Green Stripe 7th Kup

Theory Meaning Of Green BeltGreen signifies the plant’s growth as Tae Kwon-Do skills begin to develop Korean Terms Fingertips Sonkut Fixed stance Gojong sogi Free sparring Jayoo matsoki Straight Sun Straight Fingertip Thrust Sun Sonkut Tulgi Thrust Tulgi Turning Kick Dollyo Chagi Wedging Block Hechyo Makgi Wrist Release Jappyosol Tae Do-San Number of Movements: 24 Meaning of Do-San:DO-SAN is the pseudonym of the patriot Ahn Chang-Ho …

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Green Belt 6th Kup

Theory What is 3 Step Semi-Free SparringThis form of sparring is designed as a step forward from basic 3 step sparring. It involves three consecutive attacks and three blocks or evasions, plus a counter attack. Korean Terms 2 Step Sparring Ibo Matsoki Back Dwit Back Heel Dwit Chook Back Sole Dwit Kumchi Bending Ready Stance ‘A’ Goburyo Sogi Circular Block Dollymio Makgi Closed Ready Stance ‘A’ Moa Junbi Sogi ‘A’ Foot parts Hanbansin Hand …

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Blue Stripe 5th Kup

Theory Meaning Of Blue BeltBlue signifies the heaven towards which the plant matures into a towering tree as training in Tae Kwon-Do progresses Two Step SparringDesigned for the intermediate student to learn more advanced techniques, alos using the same timing and distance as in the three step sparring, but with more varied attacks, thus allowing …

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Blue Belt 4th Kup

Theory What is Free SparringFree sparring is basically putting what has been learnt so far into practice, with no prewarning of attack. Therefore, not as many defending techniques can be practised as in the other forms of sparring. Free sparring can be practised with no pads and should be strickly non-contact. Semi contact sparring is …

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Red Stripe 3rd Kup

Theory Meaning Of Red BeltRed signifies danger, cautioning the student to exercise control and warning the opponent to stay away.What is One Step Sparring? One step sparring is the most realistic form of sparring there is, simply because the defender cannot foresee the attack coming. Therefore, the defender must have very fast reflexes, in order to …

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Red Belt 2nd Kup

Theory What is 3 step sparringThree step sparring is designed for the beginner to learn the basic techniques. It teaches the student many things i.e. proper distance, correct facing, forearm conditioning, correct blocks, correct stances, counter attacks and timing. Korean Terms Closed Ready Stance ‘C’ Moa chunbi Sogi ‘C’ Flying high kick Twimyo nopi chagi Inside An Instep Baldung Outside …

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