8th Kup Yellow Belt

The Starting Position

Parallel Ready Stance - Narani Junbi Sogi

1. 90° face a, right l stance, middle knife hand guarding block
2. Step forward, right walking stance, high obverse punch
3. 180° face b, left l stance, middle knife hand guarding block
4. Step forward, left walking stance, high obverse punch
5. 90° face e, left walking stance, low outer forearm block
6. Step forward, right walking stance, high obverse punch
7. Step forward, left walking stance, high obverse punch
8. Step forward, right walking stance, high obverse punch
9. 270° face d, right l stance, twin outer forearm block
10. Step forward, right walking stance, high obverse punch
11. 180° face c, left l stance, twin outer forearm block
12. Step forward, left walking stance, high obverse punch
13. 90° face f, left walking stance, low outer forearm block
14. Stay in same stance, outer forearm rising block
15. Step forward, right walking stance, outer forearm rising block
16. Step forward, left walking stance, outer forearm rising block
17. Step forward, right walking stance, outer forearm rising block
18. 270° face a, right l stance, middle knife hand strike
19. Step forward, right walking stance, high obverse punch
20. 180° face b, left l stance, middle knife side strike.
21. Step forward, left walking stance, high obverse punch
end bring left leg back to ready stance


Theory you will be expeted to know (in addition to the Yellow Tag and white belt Theory)


Meaning of the Colour Yellow

Signifies the earth from which a plant sprouts and takes root as the Tae Kwon-Do foundation is being laid.


You will need to demonstrate 3 step Sparing numbers 1 to 4.  Click Here for details of the set sparing instructions
You will be expected to answer up to 5 questions from the followin Correctly:


Questions Answers














Interpretation (meaning) of Dan Gun
(21 move pattern)

Dan gun is named after the holy Dan Gun, the legendary founder of korea in the year 2333BC.



34. What is twin forearm block in Korean?  Sang palmok makgi

35. What is Front kick double punch in Korean? Ap chagi doo jirugi

36. What is outer forearm in Korean? Bakat palmok

37. What is inner forearm in Korean? An Palmok


38. What is forearm guarding block in Korean? Palmok daebi makgi

39. What is reverse turning kick in Korean? Bandae dollyo chagi

40. What is the heel in Korean? Dwit chook

41. What is the ball of the foot in Korean? Ap kumchi



42. What is the footsword in Korean? Balkal

43. What is back fist strike? Dung joomuk taerigi

44. What is Semi-free sparring in Korean? Ban jayoo matsoki

45. What is the interpretation of pattern Dan-Gun? See Right

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