10th Kup White Belt

Grading

Variations of the grading format are at the examiner’s discretion, this sheet is for guidance only

Practical

Pattern – of students choice excluding Toi Gye

Pattern – of grading examiners choice

Pattern – Toi Gye

3 Step Semi-free Sparring (advanced)

1 Step Sparring (basic)

Padwork

Free Sparring

PAD WORK

Sparring routine as follows:

Single 45 kick, single 45 kick, double 45 kick (alternate legs with a jump between), high
instep turning kick, axe (downward) kick.
The routine should be able to be performed with either leg leading.

Theory

Meaning Of Red Belt
Red signifies danger, cautioning the student to exercise control and warning the opponent
to stay away.


Korean Terms

English

Korean

Flying

Twimyo

Flying Kick

Twimyo Chagi

Front Puching Kick

Ap Cha Milgi

U-Shaped Block

Digutja Maki

Upset Fingertips

Dwijibun Makgi

W-Shaped Block

San Makgi

Waving Kick

Doro Chagi


Pattern Toi-Gye (3rd Kup)

 

 

 

 

Number of Movements: 37

TOI-GYE is the pen name of the noted scholar Yi Hwang (16th century), an authority on
neo Confucianism. The 37 movements of the pattern refer to his birthplace on 37 latitude,
the diagram represents “scholar”

Starting Position: Closed ready stance B

1. Move the left foot to B forming a right L-stance toward B while executing a
middle block to B with the left inner forearm
2. Execute a low thrust to B with the right upset finger tip while forming a left
walking stance toward B, slipping the left foot to B
3. Bring the left foot to the right foot to form a closed stance toward D while
executing a side back strike to C with the right back fist, extending the left arm to
the side downward. Perform in slow motion
4. Move the right foot to A forming a left L-stance toward A while executing a
middle block to A with the right inner forearm
5. Execute a low thrust to A with the left upset finger tip while forming a right
walking stance toward A, slipping the right foot to A
6. Bring the right foot to the left foot to form a closed stance toward D while
executing a side back strike to C with the left back fist, extending the right arm to
the side downward. Perform in slow motion
7. Move the left foot to D forming a left walking stance toward D while executing a
pressing block with an X-fist
8. Execute a high vertical punch to D with a twin fist while maintaining a left
walking stance toward D. Perform 7 and 8 in a continuous motion
9. Execute a middle front snap kick to D with the right foot, keeping the position of
the hands as they were in 8
10. Lower the right foot to D forming a right walking stance toward D while
executing a middle punch to D with the right fist
11. Execute a middle punch to D with the left fist while maintaining a right walking
stance toward D
12. Bring the left foot to the right foot forming a closed stance toward F while
executing a twin side elbow thrust. Perform in slow motion
13. Move the right foot to F in a stamping motion forming a sitting stance toward C
while executing a W-shape block to C with the right outer forearm
14. Move the left foot to F in a stamping motion turning clockwise to form a sitting
stance toward D while executing a W-shape block to D with the left outer forearm
15. Move the left foot to E in a stamping motion turning clockwise to form a sitting
stance toward C while executing a W-shape block to C with the left outer forearm
16. Move the right foot to E in a stamping motion turning counter clockwise to form a
sitting stance toward D while executing a W-shape block to D with the right outer
forearm
17. Move the left foot to E in a stamping motion turning clockwise to form a sitting
stance toward C while executing a W-shape block to C with the left outer forearm
18. Move the left foot to F in a stamping motion turning clockwise to form a sitting
stance toward D while executing a W-shape block to D with the left outer forearm
19. Bring the right foot to the left foot and then move the left foot to D forming a
right L-stance toward D while executing a low pushing block to D with the left
double forearm
20. Extend both hands upward as if to grab the opponent’s head while forming a left
walking stance toward D, slipping the left foot to D
21. Execute an upward kick with the right knee while pulling both hands downward
22. Lower the right foot to the left foot and then move the left foot to C forming a
right L-stance toward C while executing a middle guarding block to C with a
knife-hand
23. Execute a low side front snap kick to C with the left foot, keeping the position of
the hands as they were in 22
24. Lower the left foot to C forming a left walking stance toward C while executing a
high thrust to C with the left flat finger tip
25. ove the right foot to C forming a left L-stance toward C while executing a middle
guarding block to C with a knife-hand
26. Execute a low side front snap kick to C with the right foot, keeping the position of
the hands as they were in 25
27. Lower the right foot to C forming a right walking stance toward C while
executing a high thrust to C with the right flat finger tip
28. Move the right foot to D forming a right L-stance toward C while executing a side
back strike to D with the right back fist and a low block to C with the left forearm
29. Jump to C forming a right X-stance toward A while executing a pressing block
with an X-fist
30. Move the right foot to C forming a right walking stance toward C while executing
a high block to C with the right double forearm
31. Move the left foot to B forming a right L-stance toward B while executing a low
guarding block to B with a knife-hand
32. Execute a circular block to BD with the right inner forearm while forming a left
walking stance toward B, slipping the left foot to B
33. Bring the left foot to the right foot and then move the right foot to A forming a
left L-stance toward A, at the same time executing a low guarding block to A with
a knife-hand
34. Execute a circular block to AD with the left inner forearm while forming a right
walking stance toward A, slipping the right foot to A
35. Execute a circular block to CE with the right inner forearm while forming a left
walking stance toward CE
36. Execute a circular block to AD with the left inner forearm while forming a right
walking stance toward A
37. Move the right foot on line AB to form a sitting stance toward D while executing
a middle punch to D with the right fist

END: Bring the right foot back to a ready posture.

 


Quiz - Tae Kwon Do 3rd Kup

Tae Kwon Do 3rd Kup