A Side Block an Outward Block that is performed to the side.

  • When it is performed with the Outer Forearm as the striking surface (as in the photo below), it is called an Outer Forearm Side Block.
  • If the Inner Forearm is used instead, it is called an Inner Forearm Side Block. This is seen for example in the form Palgwae Il Jang.

Side Block

Variation: Knifehand Side Block hi Edit

A Knifehand Side Block is a Side Block that is performed with a knifehand. The Knifehand Side Block appears, for example, in the form Jitae.

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