Kicks in Tae Kwon Do

What Are The Basic Taekwondo Kicks?

When first starting in TaeKwonDo, as in most arts that you try to learn, you need to have a good foundation to build on in order to get better and to move up in the belt ranks. That is why I think its imperative to learn and master these 3 basic TaeKwonDo kicks. These are the 3 Basic Kicks in …

What is Taekwondo

What is TaeKwonDo? A Historical Guide

If you are a beginner in TaeKwonDo or student, like me, then you have wondered what is TaeKwonDo¬† and what is the history of it? Having been in Martial arts for awhile, I have wondered how different Taekwondo is compared to the others Korean Martial Arts. Turns out, it can be pretty¬† similar. What is TaeKwondo? Taekwondo means the art …

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 …