04
11
2014

Taekwondo History

By: koryo0

The earliest records of Martial Arts practice in Korea date back to about 50 B.C. These earliest forms of Korean martial arts are known as ‘Taek Kyon’. Evidence that Martial Arts were being practiced at that time can be found in tombs where wall-paintings show two men in fighting-stance...

04
11
2014

About Sparring

By: koryo0

Why All Students Should Practice Sparring Techniques Many students, irrespective of age, enjoy sport training and so they should. When practicing sparring movements’ students learn to become faster technically, increase their power, learn tactical movements, focus their techniques on target paddles,...

04
11
2014

What is Poomse?

By: koryo0

W.T.F. uses Poomses for patterns. Poomses originate from the book ‘I Ching’, a Chinese oracle. The I Ching has 64 hexagrams, a combination of two sets of three lines, closed or broken. The sets of three lines are called trigrams. The closed lines represent Yang, the open lines Yin. In th...

03
11
2014

Belt system

By: koryo1

There a 9 belts before blackbelt in taekwondo and you can attend a maximum of 3 gradings every year. On certain occasions if you show a lot of progress you will be double-graded. We don’t expect most people to grade 3 times a year, but most people do grade occasionally in order to move up the belts....

The Koryo Taekwondo Academy's mission is simple. We want to provide the best possible training, education and leadership to our students which will stimulate their physical and mental being so that they lead a balanced and healthy life. The members of Koryo Taekwondo Academy consists of all ages and skill levels, from absolute beginners to British Taekwondo Champions and everyone in between.

Our training in Taekwondo will also cover the historical values of the martial art which encompasses 'Courtesy, Integrity, Perseverance, Self Control and Indomitable Spirit' that forms a sport that is unique and invaluable for fitness and self-defence.
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Tuesday Kids
5:00 PM - 6PM
Thursday (5-7 y)
4:30 PM - 5:30PM
Thursday (8-16 y)
5:30 PM - 6:30PM
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11:00 AM - 12:00PM
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12:00 AM - 1:00PM
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Tuesday
8:00 PM - 9:30PM
Thursday
6:30 PM - 8:00PM
Sunday
1:00 PM - 2:00
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