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The Meaning of Tae Kwon Do

Tae Kwon Do is the ancient Korean art of unarmed combat passed down for many centuries from Masters to devoted students. Tae means to smash or kick with the foot. Kwon means to punch or attack with the hand. Do means art or way. Literally translated Tae Kwon Do means the art of hand and foot fighting.

My Pledge

  1. I will observe the Tenets of Tae Kwon Do.
  2. I will respect the instructor and all senior ranks.
  3. I will never misuse Tae Kwon Do.
  4. I will be a champion of freedom and justice.
  5. I will build a more peaceful world.

Tenets of Tae Kwon Do

  1. YE UI (Courtesy)
  2. YUM CHI (Integrity)
  3. INN NAE (Perseverance)
  4. GUK GEE (Self-Control)
  5. BACKJUL BOOLGOOL (Indomitable Spirit)

The True Student

  1. Loyalty to the school and instructor
  2. Good martial art attitude
  3. Student harmony
  4. Good attendance
  5. Clean technique