Green Tag Grading Information

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LINE WORK FOR 7TH KUPS

 

RIGHT LEG BACK AND GUARD – JAB AND REVERSE PUNCH ON THE SPOT WITH KIAP (4 TIMES), SWITCH LEGS AND REPEAT

FRONT KICK ON THE SPOT WITH KIAP (4 TIMES), SWITCH LEGS AND REPEAT

BWD – WALKING STANCE BACK FIST SIDE STRIKE

FWD – TURNING KICK LANDING IN L-STANCE WITH KNIFE HAND GUARDING BLOCK

BWD – WALKING STANCE WEDGING BLOCK

FWD – SIDE KICK LANDING IN L-STANCE WITH GUARDING BLOCK

BWD – WALKING STANCE STRAIGHT SPEAR FINGER-TIP THRUST

 

PATTERN DAN-GUN

PATTERN DO-SAN

 

3 STEP SPARING No 5-7, JUNIORS No 3-4

TECHNICAL FREE SPARING     NO SAFETY EQUIPMENT

 

THEORY

JUNIOR THEORY QUESTIONS

 

For the juniors, depending on age and ability, we tend to make the theory questions much easier.

 

THE MOST COMMON JUNIOR QUESTIONS ARE:-

 

What is the meaning of your pattern and how many movements does it have?

Show me what a wedging block looks like and explain what is it for

Where are you focusing the finger-tip thrust from Do-San

What is the Korean for turning kick?

TYPICAL THEORY FOR 7TH KUPS

 

Theory for your 7th Kup grading typically consists of 3 or more questions relating to the training that you have done so far

 

THE MOST COMMON QUESTIONS ARE:-

 

What is the meaning of your pattern and how many movements does it have?

What is the korean for wedging block, and what is its purpose?

What is the Korean for the release movement in your pattern, and what is its purpose?

What is the Korean straight spear fingertip thrust?

What is the pupose of practising technical free sparing?

What is the pupose of making a 'kiap'?

 

Remember that these are just examples of questions you might be asked at a grading, a student should have a good knowledge of their theory before going to grade.

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