MORE INFO ABOUT TAEKWONDO
Tae Kwon Do is a martial art created in Korea. It is a style based on the indigenous Korean martial art
Teak Gyeon with a strong influence from the Japanese martial art Karate. The dynamic kicking techniques are derived from
Teak Gyeon while hand techniques and forms resemble Karate, especially Shotokan Karate.
This martial arts and self defense system consists of 75% kicking and 25% blocking or striking. The attacks are designed
to directly and effectively strike the opponent. Taekwondo has four types of discipline, which are Forms, Sparring,
Self-defense, and Breaking. Characterized as a modern style of martial arts and self defense using fast, high, and
spinning kicks this is a great martial arts system for children. Taekwondo also teaches confidence, discipline, and
respect. You will also benefit from an increase in fitness, flexibility, and stamina.