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This form is a traditional [[Taekwondo Forms | taekwondo form]], meaning it pre-dates contemporary forms (such as those used by the [[ITF Taekwon-do | ITF]], [[ATA Taekwondo | ATA]], and [[WTF Taekwondo | WTF]]). In other words, this is a form used during the 1950s within the [[Nine Kwans]] that eventually came together to form taekwondo.
 
This form is a traditional [[Taekwondo Forms | taekwondo form]], meaning it pre-dates contemporary forms (such as those used by the [[ITF Taekwon-do | ITF]], [[ATA Taekwondo | ATA]], and [[WTF Taekwondo | WTF]]). In other words, this is a form used during the 1950s within the [[Nine Kwans]] that eventually came together to form taekwondo.
* Older forms such as this one were often based on forms from other martial arts, such as Karate ''kata''.
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* Older forms such as this one were often based on forms from other martial arts.
 
* The details and names of these older forms tend to vary more widely from school to school as well.
 
* The details and names of these older forms tend to vary more widely from school to school as well.
The version shown here is just one version; the reader should recognize that there will be many variations among schools.
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The version shown here is just one version; the reader should recognize that there will be variations among schools.

Revision as of 01:57, 1 September 2014

This form is a traditional taekwondo form, meaning it pre-dates contemporary forms (such as those used by the ITF, ATA, and WTF). In other words, this is a form used during the 1950s within the Nine Kwans that eventually came together to form taekwondo.

  • Older forms such as this one were often based on forms from other martial arts.
  • The details and names of these older forms tend to vary more widely from school to school as well.

The version shown here is just one version; the reader should recognize that there will be variations among schools.

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