Taekwondo 태권도Taekwondo Preschool
About Taekwondo Stance ( 서기 sogi )
When you reach senior belt you are expected to guide the junior belts when they are beginning Taekwondo such as showing by example. To advance from one rank to the next, students typically complete promotion tests in which they demonstrate their proficiency in the various aspects of the art before a panel of judges or their teacher.
( 앞서기 ap sogi )
Difficulty Level: Beginner Technique: Stance ( 서기 sogi )
Ap sogi is used to approach or retreat in combat and poomse. Feet should be maintained 3 foot-length from origin. To maintain a sold base, the front foot is facing straight forward and the back foot is 30 degrees to aid balance. Both legs are straight and the inner sides of both feet should be on a straight line. The body is turned 45 degrees to the natural angle and the weight is evenly distributed on both legs.
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