Hwa Rang

Meaning of :
HWA RANG means “flowering youth”, and is named after the Hwa Rang youth group which originated in the Silla Dynasty about 1350 years ago. This group eventually became the driving force for the unification of the three kingdoms of Korea. The 29 movements refer to the 29th Infantry Division, where Tae Kwon-Do developed into maturity
Movements : 29
Ready Stance : CLOSE READY STANCE 'C'
Student starts standing on line AB at C, facing D

Diagram 2

MOVE
DESCRIPTION
KOREAN
Start Close ready stance 'C' Moa junbi sogi 'C'
1. Move the left foot to B forming sitting stance while performing pushing block with the left palm heel Annun so kaunde sonbadak miro makgi
2. Execute a middle punch with the right fist Kaunde jirugi
3. Execute a middle punch with the left fist Kaunde jirugi
4. Turn to face A and move the right foot forming a left L Stance, executing a twin forearm block Niunja so sang palmok makgi
5. Execute an upward punch with the left fist while pulling the right fist to the left shoulder Ollyo jirugi
6. Slide to A making a fixed stance, executing a middle section side punch with the right fist Gojung so kaunde yop jirugi
7. Pull the right foot back into vertical stance making a downward strike with the right knife-hand Soo jik so naeryo sonkal taerigi
8. Step forwards towards A into left walking stance making a middle section obverse punch Gunnan so kaunde baro jirugi
9. Look towards D and then move left foot 90°anti-clockwise towards D making a left walking stance executing a low block with the outer forearm Gunnan so bakat palmok najunde makgi
10. Step forward forming a right walking stance making a middle section punch Gunnan so kaunde baro jirugi
11. Put the left palm in-front of right fist at the same time as bringing the left foot to the right.
12. Execute a middle side piercing kick towards D with the right foot whilst

pulling both hands to the left hip in a release move.

Then lower the right foot into a left L-Stance executing a middle knife-hand side strike with the right knife-hand
Kaunde yop cha jirugi

Jappyosul tae

Niunja so kaunde sonkal yop taerigi
13. Step forwards towards D making a left walking stance while executing a middle section punch with the left fist Gunnan so kaunde baro jirugi
14. Step forwards towards D making a right walking stance while executing a middle section punch with the right fist Gunnan so kaunde baro jirugi
15. Look towards E then move the left foot 90°anti-clockwise towards E forming a right L-stance while executing a middle knife-hand guarding block Niunja so kaunde sonkal daebi makgi
16. Step forwards towards E with the right foot making a right walking stance while executing a middle section right straight fingertip thrust Gunnan so kaunde sun sonkut tulgi
17. Look towards F and on the spot step turn towards F making L-stance making middle section guarding block Niunja so kaunde sonkal daebi makgi
18. Execute a high section turning kick with the right foot Nopunde dollyo chagi
19. Execute a high section turning kick with the left foot, Lower the left foot towards F forming a right L-Stance executing a middle section knife-hand guarding block. Nopunde dollyo chagi

Niunja so kaunde sonkal daebi makgi
20. Look towards C and move the left foot 90°anti-clockwise toward C making a left walking stance outer forearm low section block Gunnan so bakat palmok najunde makgi
21. Pull the left foot back into a right L-Stance making a middle obverse punch with the right hand Niunja so kaunde baro jirugi
22. Step forward towards C with the right foot making a left L-Stance while executing a middle section obverse punch with the left fist Niunja so kaunde baro jirugi
23. Step forward towards C with the left foot making a right L-Stance while executing a middle section obverse punch with the right fist Niunja so kaunde baro jirugi
24. Slip the left foot forwards to form a left walking stance while executing a pressing block with X-fist Gunnan so kyocha joomuk noollo makgi
25. Move the right foot toward C, looking towards C over your right shoulder while making a right L-stance toward D, executing a thrusting elbow towards C with the right elbow Niunja so yop palkup taerigi
26. Turn to face B moving the left foot to the right foot to make a close ready stance,
Executing a middle block with the right inner forearm and a low block with the left outer forearm
Moa Sogi

An palmok kaunde makgi
bakat palmok najunde makgi
27. Executing a middle block with the left inner forearm and a low block with the right outer forearm An palmok kaunde makgi
bakat palmok najunde makgi
28. Move the Left foot towards B making a right L-stance executing a middle knife hand guarding block Niunja so kaunde sonkal daebi makgi
29. Look towards A, move the Left foot to the right foot and move the right foot towards A making a left L-stance executing a middle knife hand guarding block Niunja so kaunde sonkal daebi makgi
END: Bring the Right foot back to a ready posture