2nd Kup Theory Qs

What is the meaning of Hwa-Rang?

Hwa-Rang is named after the Hwa-Rang youth group, which originated in the Silla Dynasty about 600 AD. This group eventually became the actual driving force for the unification of the three Kingdoms of Korea – Silla, Baek Je and Kogoryo. The 29 movements refer to the 29th Infantry Division, where Tae kwon-Do developed into maturity. (29 movements)

What does red signify?

Red signifies danger, cautioning the student to exercise control and warning the opponent to stay away

What is vertical stance in Korean?

Sujik Sogi

What is Upward Punch in Korean?

Ollyo Jirugi

What is Downward Punch in Korean?

Naeryo Jirugi

* The student must be able to list all the blocks, kicks, stances, punches, strikes that they know (English/Korean). A category will be selected at the choice of the examiner.