9 PRINCIPLES OF OUR SCHOOL
Discipline-Confidence-Respect Self Control-Self esteem-Self Defense
BEFORE ENTERING IN OUR WEBSITE YOU MUST TO KNOW ABOUT THIS TRADITIONAL OLYMPIC KOREAN MARTIAL ART
TAEKWONDO is one of most systematic and scientific korean traditional martial
arts, that teaches more than physical fighting skills. It is discipline that
shows ways of enchancing our spirit ans life through training our body and mind.
Today, it has become a glogal sport that has gained an international
reputation, and stands among the official games in the olymics.
Let's take closer look at the meaning of the word "TAE "KWON" "DO" It is
composed of three parts as shown in the English spelling, though it is one word
in Korean. TAE-means-FOOT leg, KWON-means-FISTor fight and DO-means-the way or
discipline. If we can see two important concepts behin TAEKWONDO.
First, TAEKWONDO is the right way of using (TAE & KWON) 'Fists and Feet', or
all the parts of the body tha are represented by fists and feet. Second it is
a way to control or calm down fights and keep the peace.
Taekwondo has been developing with the 5000-year long history of Korea, being
calledby several different names in the course. In Korea Taekwondo began as a
defense martial arts called "SUBAK" or Taekkyon an developed as a way of
training body and mind in the ancient kingdom of Koguryo, under the name of
Sunbae. Inthe silla period , it had become the backbone of Hwarangdo that
aimed at producing leaders of the country.
BENEFITS OF TAEKWONDO FOR YOUR KIDS