Kung Fu vs Taekwondo

Taekwondo Vs Kung Fu – What is the Difference?

Martial arts instills discipline and respect within oneself to be the best person they can be. They all come from different origins and people also question, how they match up with one another. In this article, we are going to look at the martial arts of Kung Fu and TaeKwonDo and see how they match up with one another. Origins …

TaeKwonDo Street Fight

TaeKwonDo Sparring and Combination Kicks

When you start off learning to spar in TaeKwonDo, you will more often then not be shown short 2 step combinations which are usually the foundations on which to build more complex 3 step and more combinations. In sparring with TaeKwonDo , ideally you want to always use at at least a 2 step combination in order to be able …

How Can Taekwondo Help with Bullying

Bullying has become an epidemic, each month 282,000 students are physically assaulted in some way in secondary schools throughout the United States; and statistics suggest that revenge due to bullying, is the number one motivator for school shootings(EducationCorner). In this post we are going to talk about how Taekwondo can help combat bullying in the following ways: Confidence Respect Discipline …

TaeKwonDo In Korean: Essential Words and Terminology

If you learning TaeKwondo from a Master who is from Korea and who perhaps learned Tawkwondo at a university such as Yong University, then you will probably be spoken to in class a mixture of Korean and English. At my schools this is how it is done. In this post I am going to go over the following areas of …

TaeKwonDo Board Breaking Techniques

Part of the testing process that one goes through each time they go to move up in rank in TaeKwonDo is the dreaded board breaking. For many this is the most stressful part of the testing process, especially when its your first time and your testing in order to move up in belt rank. I have to admit, that it …