3rd Kup Syllabus

3rd Kup – Red Tag

Blue - Signifies the sky and heavens towards which the tree grows as Tae Kwon-Do training progresses.
Red - Signifies danger, caution the student to exercise control and warning an opponent to stay away.

Technics
Kicking Combinations selected by examiner x5

Pattern
TOI GYE
(37 moves)
Toi Gye is the pen name of the noted scholar Yi Hwang (16th century), an authority on Neo-Confucianism. The 37 movements of the pattern refer to his birthplace on the 37° latitude & the diagram represents the Chinese symbol for “scholar.

Plus any three from below
JOONG GUN (32 moves)
YUL GOK (38 moves)
WON HYO (28 movements)
DO SAN (24 move)
DAN GUN (21 moves)
CHON-JI (19 moves)
Either Four Directional Punch or Four Directional Block

Sparring
1 Step Sparring
Free Sparring
2 against 1 Sparring

Destruction (Seniors Only)
Reverse Turning Kick x2 boards on one leg (examiners choice)
Reverse Knifehand x1 board on one arm (male)
Knifehand Side Strike x1 board on one arm (female)
Back Elbow Strike x1 board on one arm (female)

Pad Work
Jumping Double Front Kick x4 both legs
Jumping Reverse Turning Kick x4 both legs
Jumping Back Kick x4 both legs

Self Defence
Release against a bear hug from behind
Release against head grab
Defence against reverse turning kick
Defence against a downward kick
Defence from aany grab to the front

Theory

Grading Syllabus

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    November

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    March
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