Here is as much information as possible about Tae Kwon-Do. Its pretty vast so don't expect to learn it all in your first visit! You should build up your knowlege of Tae Kwon-Do to match your grade level, and the theory questions that are likley to be asked of you at that grade level. So if your a white belt don't worry about learning the Korean for flying side kick until you use it, like in pattern Choong-Moo at Black Stripe level.

Grading Information


The encylopedia has been split into its relevant sections, click on the link to move to that section

History Patterns

Here you will find an un-biased history of Tae Kwon-Do

Here is a full history behind the meanings of the patterns


Here you will find pictures and descriptions of the Tae Kwon-Do Stances


Here you will find the definative English to Korean Dictionary