Taekwondo...For Self-defence

in Sports Talk Social2 months ago


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Taekwondo is a martial art and the national sport of South Korea. Taekwondo was established in the 1950’s. Taekwondo is used by the South Korean military as part of its training. It is called Kukkiwon.

Skills of Taekwondo (Kukkiwon)

The major skills of Taekwondo are:

Blocks

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Kicks

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Punches

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Open-hand strikes

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Sweeps

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Throws

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Joint locks

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Importance of Taekwondo


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Taekwondo is practiced for:
Self defence
Sport
Exercise
Meditation

Rules and regulations of Taekwondo

Some rules of taekwondo are:

  • Contestants should be properly dressed
  • Wearing of shoes are not allowed
  • Using of weapons of any kind are not allowed
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Awesome tips there for Taekwondo.