Blue Belt - 4th Kup

Pattern Definition

Joong Gun

Is named after the patriot Ahn Joong–Gun who assassinated Hiro-Bumi Ito, the first Japanese governor-general of Korea, known as the man who played the leading part in the Korea-Japan merger. There are 32 movements in this pattern to represent Mr Ahn’s age when he was executed at Lui-Shung prison (1910).

No. of movements – 32

Colour Definition

Red - Signifies danger, cautioning the student to exercise control and warning the opponent to stay away.

New Terminology


  • Upper Elbow Strike - Wi Palkup Taerigi


  • Closed Stance B - Moa Sogi B
  • Rear Foot Stance - Dwit Bal Sogi


  • Palm Pressing Block - Sonbadak Noolo Makgi
  • Middle Reverse Knifehand Side Block - Kaunde Sonkal Dung Yop Makgi
  • U-Shaped Block - Digutcha Makgi
  • Palm Upward Block - Sonbadak Ollyo Makgi
  • X-Fist Rising Block - Kyocha Joomuk Chookyo Makgi


  • Angle Punch - Giokja Jirugi
  • Twin Fist Upset Punch - Sang Joomuk Dwijibo Jirugi
  • High Twin Fist Vertical Punch - Nopunde Sang Joomuk Sewo Jirugi