Red Tag Grading Information

LINE WORK FOR 3RD KUPS

 

FWD – TURNING KICK LAND IN L-STANCE BACK FIST STRIKE REVERSE PUNCH WITH KIAP

BWD – WALKING STANCE X-FIST PRESSING BLOCK TWIN VERTICAL PUNCH

FWD – HOOK KICK SIDE KICK COMBINATION LAND IN L-STANCE WITH GUARDING BLOCK

BWD – TOI-GYE COMBINATION, LOW SECTION KNIFE HAND GUARDING BLOCK CIRCULAR BLOCK

FWD – TURNING KICK REVERSE TURNING KICK COMBINATION LANDING IN L-STANCE WITH GUARDING BLOCK

BWD – COMBINATIONS FROM PREVIOUS PATTERNS, DO-SAN, WON-HYO

FWD – FRONT KICK TURNING KICK SIDE KICK COMBINATION USING THE SAME LEG LAND IN L-STANCE GUARDING BLOCK

BWD – COMBINATIONS FROM PREVIOUS PATTERNS, YUL-GOK, JOON-GUN

 

PATTERN – STUDENTS CHOICE

PATTERN – EXAMINERS CHOICE

PATTERN – EXAMINERS CHOICE

PATTERN – TOI-GYE

 

1 STEP SPARING – INTERMEDIATE – 4 EFFECTIVE COMBINATIONS

 

PAD WORK – SPINNING BACK KICK BOTH LEGS, ELBOW STRIKE BOTH ARMS

 

FREE SPARING

 

THEORY

TYPICAL THEORY FOR 3RD KUPS

 

Theory for your 3th Kup grading typically consists of 3 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 difference between the jump in Yul Gok and Toi Gye?

Where are you hitting with an upset fingertip thrust?

Give a brief history of Tae Kwon-Do

Name all the foot parts you know and relate them to a kick

What is the pupose of a W-shaped block?

What is the purpose of a pushing block?

Name 3 different fingertip thrusts?

What is the korean for knee kick?

Name as many stances as you can?

Why spin on a technique eg reverse turning kick, or spinning back fist?

What is the korean for grab?

 

 

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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