Progressing to the Next Belt Color

Highgreen(5th gup) => blue(4th gup)

!All previous knowledge and definitions required!

Definitions

Yul-Gok
Yul-Gok is the pseudonym of a great philosopher and cholare Yi I (1536-1584 AD), nicknamed the "Confuscius of Korea." The 38 movements of this pattern represent his birthplace on 38th degree latitude and the diagram (+) represents "scholar." (38 movements)
Definition of Rank: Blue
Blue signifies the heavens toward which the plant matures into a towering tree as training in Taekwon-Do progresses.
Self Control
Control of emotion and actions by strength of will.
Indomitable Spirit
Incapable of being overcome or subdued.
Neutral Position
Ask any certified instructor for this information.

Kicks and Foot Techniques

Hand Techniques

Stances

"X" Stance--a right X stance has teh right foot bearing most of the weight with the toes pointing straight forward. The left foot will be placed behind and to the side (right side of right foot) on the ball of the foot, with the heel lifted high. The ball of the non-weight bearing or "timing" foot should be in alignment with the right ankle bone (vice versa for a left X stance).

Patterns

Self Defense

Sparring

Breaking