Meaning of TaeKwonDo

What is TaeKwonDo? A Brief History

I have wondered from time to time about what is TaeKwonDo  and its history? How and why it has become so popular not only in the United States but world wide. The thing is I just never really took the time to look it up. So the other day I decided to dedicate some time and do some research on …

Tenets of Tae Kwon Do Explained

What Are The 5 Tenets of Taekwondo?

Although in some TaeKwonDo schools the number of tenets may vary depending on what they want the students to adhere to, there are always these 5 essential tenets: Courtesy Integrity Perseverance  Self-Control Indomitable Spirit But before going into detail about what the 5 tenets of Taekwondo are, I think its best to define what a tenet is before I do …

Tae Kwon Do Gear for Kids

7 Awesome TaeKwonDo Sparring Gear For Kids

Inevitably both to the chagrin of the parents and to the joy of the children, once your child has reach a high enough rank, which varies from school to school, there will come a time when they start to spar, and there will a need for some safe sparring gear for them. Each school will have its own requirements as …

Reasons to Learn Tae Kwon Do

9 Top Reasons You Should Learn TaeKwonDo

You decided that you want to learn TaeKwonDo and improve your self defense skills as well as your flexibility and your overall health. You imagine how wonderful it would be to put in the time and effort and and eventually get your black belt in TaeKwonDo. Then back in reality, you sit down and spend some time on research only …

Difference between Tae Kwon Do and Karate

What Is The Difference Between TaeKwonDo and Karate?

TaeKwonDo and Karate are amazing Martial Arts and both have a lot to offer! However, when it comes to looking into what is the difference between TaekwonDo and Karate and which one is right for you or your kids, there are some key areas to look at. So what is the difference between TaeKwonDo and Karate? Here are the key …