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Blue Belt

Vocabulary 

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COUNTING
51: Shee-hun Hana
52: Shee-hun Dool
53: Shee-hun Set
54: Shee-hun Net
55: Shee-hun Dah-sut
56: Shee-hun Yah-sut
57: Shee-hun Il-gohp
58: Shee-hun Yah-dull
59: Shee-hun Ah-hope
60: Yeh-sun
WORDS
Fist: Jumok
Spear hand: Pyon-sohn-goot chi-ki
Double knife hand block: Yahng-sohn-nahl mak-ki
Single hand block: Han-sohn-nahl mak-ki
Pledge to the flag: Guk-ki-ay deh-ay-yuh kyung-yeh
KICKING TERMS (cha-ki)
Back hook kick: Dwe-who-ri-ki
Counter kick: Ba-dah cha-ki
Push kick: Mil-uh cha-ki
BELT COLORATION

Blue Belt

This is the color of youth, ambition, and rapid growth. The seedling is now reaching for the blueness of the sky.

MEANING OF TAE-GEUK POOMSE

Tae-Geuk Poomse #4 (Tae-Geuk Sah-Jang, 5th Gup)

Symbol is Jin, meaning Thunder, the undeniable power and dignity of the space.

There are more advanced movements in this poomse. These movements are double knife hand blocks, fingertip thrust, knife hand strike, consecutive side kicks, and cross stance back fist. To prepare for the Gyorooki (sparring practice), there are more transitional movements to help you improve correct body shifting and coordination.

REVIEW

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TESTING REQUIREMENTS
  • Vocabulary

  • Poomse: Tae-Geuk #4 / Tae-Geuk Sahn-Jang & Previous Promises

  • One Step sparring: #9,10

  • Kicks: Previous + Above Kicks

  • Physical: 25 kicks, squats, sit ups, push ups

  • Board Break: With any above kick or hand technique