ITF Yellow Tag Belt Grading Syllabus - Taekwondo - 9th Kup

Posted 15 Jun 17 by Darren Welch
  1. Sitting Stance – Double Punch
  2. Walking Stance - Front Kick
  3. Walking Stance – Double Punch
  4. L Stance – Middle Block
  5. L Stance – Knifehand Strike
  6. Walking Stance – Low Block / Rising Block
  7. Chon-Ji [Pattern]
  8. Theory questions based on the information below (Plus any previous grading theory).
Meaning of White belt

White signifies innocence, as in that of the novice student who has no previous knowledge of Taekwon-do.

Meaning of Yellow belt

Yellow signifies earth, from which a plant sprouts and takes root, as Tae Kwon-Do foundation is being laid.

Korean Terms

Parts of the body
Ball of the foot Ap Kumchi
Foot sword Balkal
Head Mori
Back (as in back fist) Dung
Side Yop

L Stance Niunja Sogi
Ready Stance Chunbi Sogi
Korean Terms
General Terms
Left Wen
Right Orun
Pattern Tul
Three step sparring Sambo Matsoki

Basic Movements
Rising Block Chookyo Makgi
Forearm Guarding Block Palmok DaebiMakgi
Knife Hand Strike Sonkal Taerigi
Double Punch/td> Doo Jirugi
Front Snap Kick Ap Cha Busigi
Kick Chagi
Chon-Ji - [Pattern] 19 Movements

CHON- JI literally means "the Heaven the Earth". It is, in the Orient, interpreted as the creation of the world or the beginning of human history, therefore, it is the initial pattern learned by the beginner.

This pattern consists of two similar parts; one to represent the Heaven and the other the Earth

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