2ND KUP Grade SHEET – RED BELT

2ND KUP Grade SHEET – RED BELT

To pass you grading you will have to demonstrate:

  • Moves and patterns from your previous gradings
  • Hwa rang
  • Hand and Kicking Power against a Bag/Board
  • Combinations up and down the floor.
  • Free Sparring – 2 against 1 included
  • One Step Sparring
  • A good level of fitness.

Theory

  1. How many moves in Hwa rang ?
  • 29
  1. Can you tell me anything about Hwa rang?
  • Hwa-Rang is named after the Hwa-Rang youth group which originated in the Silla Dynasty in the early 7th Century. The 29 movements refer to the 29th Infantry Division, where Tae Kwon Do developed into maturity.
  1. What does Red Belt signify?
  • Warns the Opponent to stay away.
  1. Demonstrate how many new moves they know?

Additional Theory

Interpretation of Hwa rang

  • Hwa-Rang is named after the Hwa-Rang youth group which originated in the Silla Dynasty in the early 7th Century. The 29 movements refer to the 29th Infantry Division, where Tae Kwon Do developed into maturity.

Red Belt

  • signifies: DANGER, CAUTIONING THE STUDENT TO EXERCISE CONTROL AND WARNING THE OPPONENT TO STAY AWAY.

Terminology

  • Moa junbi sogi C – Close ready stance C
  • Sonbadak miro makgi – Palm pushing block
  • Ollyo jirugi – Upward punch
  • Sonkal naeryo taerigi – Knifehand downward strike
  • Soo jik sogi – Vertical stance
  • Yop Palkup tulgi – Side elbow thrust 

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