Taekwondo...For Self-defence

in Sports Talk Social2 months ago

image source

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:


image source


image source


image source

Open-hand strikes

image source


image source


image source

Joint locks

image source

Importance of Taekwondo

image source

Taekwondo is practiced for:
Self defence

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

Congratulations @mickymouse! You have completed the following achievement on the Hive blockchain and have been rewarded with new badge(s) :

You made more than 10 comments.
Your next target is to reach 50 comments.

You can view your badges on your board and compare yourself to others in the Ranking
If you no longer want to receive notifications, reply to this comment with the word STOP

Support the HiveBuzz project. Vote for our proposal!

Awesome tips there for Taekwondo.