Terminology Applicable to 10th Kup
White belt signifies innocence as that of a beginning student who has no previous knowledge of the art.
|The Five Tenets||Body Sections|
|Ye Ui||Courtesy||Nopun Bubun||High section|
|Yom Chi||Integrity||Kaun Bubun||Middle section|
|In Nae||Perseverance||Najun Bubun||Low section|
|Baekjool Boolgool||Indomitable Spirit||Body Parts|
|Charyot||Attention||Bakat Palmok||Outer forearm|
|Kyong Ye||Bow||An Palmok||Inner forearm|
|Gomman||Stop||An Palmok Makgi||Inner forearm block|
|Barrol||Return to Ready||Bakat Palmok Makgi||Outer forearm block|
|Tirro Torra||About turn||Sonkal Najunde Makgi||Knifehand low block|
|Counting 1 to 20||Attacking Movements|
|Hana, Dool, Set, Net, Datsut, Yowsot, Ilgop,||Bandae Jirugi||Reverse punch|
|Yodul, Ahop, Yol, Yol Hana, Yol Dool, Yol Set,||Barro Jirugi||Obverse punch|
|Yol Net, Yol Datsut, Yol Yowsot, Yol Ilgop,||Ap Cha Busigi||Front snap kick|
|Yol Yodol, Yol Ahop, Samul||Ap Cha Olligi||Front rising kick|
|Charyot Sogi||Attention stance||Kwon||Of the hand|
|Narani Sogi||Parallel stance||Do||Art, Method or Way|
|Annun Sogi||Sitting stance||Jungshin||Tenets|
|Gunnon Sogi||Walking stance||Dojang||Training Hall|
Taekwon-Do was founded on 11th April 1955 by General Choi Hong Hi (1918 – 2002).
The ITF was founded on 22nd March 1966.
The UKTA was founded in 1968 after TKD was formally introduced into the United Kingdom by Grandmaster Rhee Ki Ha on 2nd July 1967.
The Instructor for TKD Didcot & Oxford University is Senior Master Gary Miller 8th Dan, Son Nim Sa Hyun.
1st, 2nd, and 3rd Dan instructors are classed as Bo Sabum Nim.
4th, 5th, and 6th Dan International instructors are classed as Sabum Nim.
7th Dan is Master, Sahyun Nim.
8th Dan is Senior Master, Sonim Sahyun.
9th Dan is Grandmaster, Sasung Nim.
An OBVERSE technique is performed using the arm on the same side as the leg which is most bent.
A REVERSE technique is performed using the arm on the same side as the leg which is least bent.
If the left leg is most bent then it is a left stance, if the right leg is most bent, then it is a right stance.
Saju Jirugi and Saju Makgi are exercises, they are NOT patterns.
The theory of power incorporates correct use of Reaction Force, Concentration, Equilibrium (Both Static and Dynamic), Breath Control, Mass, and Speed.