Choong-Moo was the name given to the great Admiral Yi Sun-Sin of the Yi Dynasty who was reputed to have invested the first armoured battleship (Kobukson) which was the precursor of the present day submarine, in 1592AD. The reason why this pattern ends with a left hand attack is to symbolise his regrettable death having had no chance to show his unrestrained potentiality, checked by the forced reservation of his loyalty to the King.
Number of movements:30
Parallel ready stance (Narani Chunbi Sogi) on X facing towards E.
When finished:Bring left foot back to X, in parallel ready stance facing towards E.
Line work Students are required to know ALL combinations and techniques up to grade.
Set Sparring (Sambo Matsoki) Students are required to know ALL set sparring up to grade.
Parts of the body:
Reverse knifehand = Sonkal dung
Sweeping kick = Goro chagi
Flying kick = Twimyo chagi
Checking block = Momchau makgi
Downwards block = Naeryo makgi
One leg stance = Wae bal sogi
Signifies danger, cautioning the student to exercise control and warning the opponent to stay away.
Opposite to white, therefore signifying maturity and proficiency in Tae Kwon-Do. Also indicates the wearer's imperviousness to darkness and fear.