Five Codes of Tang Soo Do:
Seven Tenants of Tang Soo Do:
Martial Arts Identification
Side Punch (Choong Dan Hang Jin)
Side Defense (Chong Dan Yup Mah Ki)
O/I Block (Phakeso Ahnu Ro Mahk Ki)
I/O Block (Ahneso Phaku Ro Mahk Ki)
High Punch (Sang Dan Kong Kyuck)
Front Kick (Ahp Cha Ki)
Side Kick (Yup Cha Ki)
Roundhouse Kick (Tollyo Cha Ki)
Stepping Side Kick (Mirro Yup Cha Ki)
Axe Kick (Cchick Ki)
Back Kick (Dwi Cha Ki)
ALL WITH JUMPING
Front Stance (Chun Kul Ja Seh)
Horse Riding Stance (Kee Ma Ja Seh)
Fighting Stance (Hu Kul Ja Seh)
Each belt grade has a hyung (form) requirement. Most grades only have one new form. Below is the hyung required to advance to 8th Gup.
Students will learn two self-defense techniques at each grade utilizing some type of block, evasion, and/or counter strike.
Students will learn two self-defense techniques at each grade utilizing some type of block, evasion and/or counterstrike.
Students will learn two self-defense techniques at each grade utilizing some type of joint manipulation or throw.
The WTSDA only has four official weapons required for training: Bo Staff, Knife, Sword, and Cane. A weapons form is not required until advancing to senior Brown Belt/3rd Gup.
Won-Hyong Dae-Ryun (Partner Sparring looping and focus Drill):
White Belt: Jab, Cross, Front Kick