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7th Kup Grading Information

The following grading information is for Green Tags (7th Kup) seeking to obtain promotion to Green Belt (6th Kup).

Training Time

3 Months Active Minimum at 7th Kup

Techniques

High Outer Forearm Block - Napunde Bakat Palmok Makgi
Straight Fingertip Thrust - Son Sonkut Tulgi
Release when Straight Fingertip Thrust is Grabbed
High Backfist Side Strike - Napunde Dung Jamook Yop Taerigi
High Forearm Wedging Block - Napunde Palmok Hedgyo Makgi
Middle Outward Knifehand Strike from Sitting Stance - Kaunde Bakuro Sonkal Taerigi - Annun Sogi

Patterns

Do-San

Sparring

Three Step Sparring - Sambo Matsogi
Three Step Semi Free Sparring

Breaking

One Break, Choice of Technique, Side Kick or Turning Kick

Theory

Who or what is Do-San? DO-SAN is the pseudonym of the patriot Ahn Chang-Ho (1876-1938) The 24 movements represent his entire life which he devoted to furthering the education of Korea and its independence movement.
Number of Movements in Pattern Do-San - 24
The Meaning of the colour of Green Belt - Green is the plant as the seed takes root and TaeKwon-Do skills further develop

Do-San

Movements - 24

Diagram 3

Ready Posture - PARALLEL READY STANCE
1. Move the left foot to B, forming a left walking stance toward B while executing a high side block to B with the left outer forearm.
2. Execute a middle punch to B with the right fist while maintaining a left walking stance toward B.
3. Move the left foot on line AB, and then turn clockwise to form a right walking stance toward A while executing a high side block to A with the right outer forearm.
4. Execute a middle punch to A with the left fist while maintaining a right walking stance toward A.
5. Move the left foot to D, forming a right L-stance toward D while executing a middle guarding block to D with a knife-hand.
6. Move the right foot to D forming a right walking stance toward D while executing a middle thrust to D with the right straight fingertip.
7. Twist the right knife-hand together with the body counter clockwise until its palm faces downward and then move the left foot to D, turning counter clockwise to form a left walking stance toward D while executing a high side strike to D with the left back fist.
8. Move the right foot to D forming a right walking stance toward D while executing a high side strike to D with the right back fist.
9. Move the left foot to E, turning counter clockwise to form a left walking stance toward E while executing a high side block to E with the left outer forearm.
10. Execute a middle punch to E with the right fist while maintaining a left walking stance toward E.
11. Move the left foot on line EF, and then turn clockwise to form a right walking stance toward F while executing a high side block to F with the right outer forearm.
12. Execute a middle punch to F with the left fist while maintaining a right walking stance toward F.
13. Move the left foot to CE forming a left walking stance toward CE, at the same time executing a high wedging block to CE with the outer forearm.
14. Execute a middle front snap kick to CE with the right foot, keeping the position of the hands as they were in 13.
15. Lower the right foot to CE forming a right walking stance toward CE while executing a middle punch to CE with the right fist.
16. Execute a middle punch to CE with the left fist while maintaining a right walking stance toward CE. Perform 15 and 16 in a fast motion.
17. Move the right foot to CF forming a right walking stance toward CF while executing a high wedging block to CF with the outer forearm.
18. Execute a middle front snap kick to CF with the left foot, keeping the position of the hands as they were in 17.
19. Lower the left foot to CF forming a left walking stance toward CF while executing a middle punch to CF with the left fist.
20. Execute a middle punch to CF with the right fist while maintaining a left walking stance toward CF. Perform 19 and 20 in a fast motion.
21. Move the left foot to C forming a left walking stance toward C, at the same time executing a rising block with the left forearm.
22. Move the right foot to C forming a right walking stance toward C while executing a rising block with the right forearm.
23. Move the left foot to B, turning counter clockwise to form a sitting stance toward D while executing a middle side strike to B with the left knife-hand.
24. Bring the left foot to the right foot and then move the right foot to A forming a sitting stance toward D while executing a middle side strike to A with the right knife-hand.
END: Bring the right foot back to a ready posture.

 

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