7th Kup Grading
The following cards show all things you need to demonstrate for your next grading.
It is assumed you can demonstrate everything from previous gradings.
Green Belt Meaning
Green signifies the plants growth as the Taekwon-Do skills begin to develop.
Pattern - Saju Jirugi
Four direction punching
Pattern - Saju Makgi
Four direction blocking
Pattern - Chon-Ji
Chon-Ji means literally "the Heaven the Earth". It is, in the Orient, interpreted as the creation of the world or the beginning of human history, therefore, it is the initial pattern played by the beginner. This pattern consists of two similar parts; one to represent the Heaven and the other the Earth.
Pattern - Dan-Gun
Dan-Gun is named after the holy Dan-Gun, the legendary founder of Korea in the year 2,333 B.C.
Pattern - Do-San
Do-San is the pseudonym of the patriot Ahn Chang-Ho (1876-1938) The 24 movements represent his entire life which he devoted to furthering the education of Korea and its independence movement.
The Founder Of Taekwon-Do, General Choi Hong Hi, 9th Degree Black Belt.
Taekwon-Do is a Korean martial art.
Taekwon-Do literally means ‘Foot Hand Art’ - The art of hand and foot fighting.
Taekwon-Do was founded on 11th April 1955.
ITF - International Taekwon-Do Federation.
Tenents Of Taekwon-Do
- Self Control
- Indominatable Spirit
|Back to Ready||Paro|
|Outer Forearm||Bakat Palmok|
|Inner Forearm||An Palmok|
|Back Fist||Dung Joomuk|
|Straight Fingertip||Sun Sonkut|
|Obverse Punch||Baro Jirugi|
|Reverse Punch||Bandae Jirugi|
|Straight Fingertip Thrust||Sun Sonkut Tulgi|
|Back Fist Strike||Dung Joomuk Taerigi|
|Downward knife-hand Strike||Naeryo Sonkal Taerigi|
|Side Punch||Yop Jirugi|
|Downward Strike||Naeryo Taerigi|
|Outward Strike||Bakuro Taerigi|
|Side Strike||Yop Taerigi|
|Side Back Strike||Yopdwi Taerigi|
|Middle Block||Kaunde Makgi|
|Low Block||Najunde Makgi|
|Side Block||Yop Makgi|
|Rising Block||Chookyo Makgi|
|Wedging Block||Hechyo Makgi|
|Guarding Block||Daebi Makgi|
|Twin Forearm Block||Sang Palmok Makgi|
|Front Snap Kick||Apcha busigi|
|3-Step Sparring||Sambo Matsogi|
|2-Step Sparring||Ibo Matsogi|