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Poomsae

Poomsae (품새) or patterns are set sequences of movements that consists of the various fundamental stances, blocks, punches and kicks, logically arranged in a meaningful order in response to attacks from multiple imaginary assailants.

Each poomsae consists of an established sequence of movements which has a philosophical meaning each Poomsae has its own character and distinct quality. Poomsae teaches a student balance, technique, coordination and self-discipline

Glossary

Dojang

Dobok

Charyeot

Kyung ye

Joonbi

Gyroogi joonbi

Shijak

Keuman

Baro

Dwiro dora



Training hall

Uniform

Attention

Bow

Ready stance

Fighting stance

Start

Stop

Return

Turn around


Hana

Dul

Set

Net

Dasot

Yosot

Ilgop

Yodeol

Ahop

Yeol

One

Two

Three

Four

Five

Six

Seven

Eight

Nine

Ten