Toi Gye

Meaning of :
TOI GYE Is the penname of the noted scholar Yi Hwang (16th Centrury AD) an authority on neo-Confucianism. The 37 movements refer to his birthplace on the 37° latitude, the diagram of the pattern represents scholar
Movements : 37
Ready Stance : CLOSE READY STANCE 'B'
Student starts standing on line AB at C, facing D

Diagram 2

MOVE
DESCRIPTION
KOREAN
Start Close ready stance 'B' Moa junbi sogi 'B'
1. Turn head to face B, move the left foot 90° to B, turning anti-clockwise to form a right L stance while executing a middle block with the left inner forearm. Niunja so kaunde an palmok makgi
2. Slip the left foot into walking stance while executing a low upset fingertip thrust with the right hand Gunnan so dwijibo sonkut tulgi
3. Bring the left foot to the right forming close stance while executing a high strike to the rear with the right back-fist and a low block with the left forearm Moa so nopunde dwit dung joomuk taerigi, Najunde bakat palmok makgi
4. Turn head to face A, move the right foot 90° to A, turning clockwise to form a left L stance while executing a middle block with the right inner forearm. Niunja so kaunde an palmok makgi
5. Slip the right foot into walking stance while executing a low upset fingertip thrust with the left hand Gunnan so dwijibo sonkut tulgi
6. Bring the right foot to the left forming close stance while executing a high strike to the rear with the left back-fist and a low block with the right forearm Moa so nopunde dwit dung joomuk taerigi, Najunde bakat palmok makgi
7. Turn to face D and step forward to D with the left foot into walking stance making x-fist pressing block Gunnan so kyocha joomuk noollo makgi
8. On the spot make high section twin vertical punch Nopunde sang sewo jirugi.
9. Execute a middle section front snap kick off the right leg Kaunde ap cha busigi
10. Lower right foot into walking stance executing a middle section obverse punch with the right fist Gunnan so kaunde baro jurigi
11. On the spot execute a middle section reverse punch Kaunde bandae jirugi
12. Turn to face F bringing the left foot to the right foot into close ready stance with the fists on the hips Moa sogi
13. Move the right foot anti-clockwise to F to make sitting stance facing C, executing a W-shaped block Annun so bakat palmok san makgi
14. Move the left foot clockwise to F to make sitting stance facing D, executing a W-shaped block Annun so bakat palmok san makgi
15. Move the left foot clockwise to E to make sitting stance facing C, executing a W-shaped block Annun so bakat palmok san makgi
16. Move the Right foot clockwise to E to make sitting stance facing D, executing a W-shaped block Annun so bakat palmok san makgi
17. Move the left foot clockwise to E to make sitting stance facing C, executing a W-shaped block Annun so bakat palmok san makgi
18. Move the left foot clockwise to F to make sitting stance facing D, executing a W-shaped block Annun so bakat palmok san makgi
19. Bring the right foot to the left foot and move the left foot to D to make a right L-stance executing a low section double forearm block Niunja so najunde doo palmok makgi
20. Extend both hands forward to high section as if grabbing the opponents neck or shoulders, slipping the front foot to walking stance Gunnan so mori japgi
21. Bring both hands down at the same time as performing a knee kick Moorup chagi
22. Lower the right foot to the left foot and turn to face C moving the left foot into a right L stance making a middle section knife hand guarding block Niunja so kaunde sonkal daebi makgi
23. Execute a low front snap kick from the front foot Najunde ap cha busigi
24. Lower the front foot into walking stance making high section flat finger tip thrust Gunnan so nopunde opun sonkut tulgi
25. Move the right foot into a left L stance making a middle section knife hand guarding block Niunja so kaunde sonkal daebi makgi
26. Execute a low front snap kick from the front foot Najunde ap cha busigi
27. Lower the front foot into walking stance making high section flat finger tip thrust Gunnan so nopunde opun sonkut tulgi
28. Move the front right foot back D to form a right L stance, executing a back fist strike with the right fist and a low block with the left forearm Niunja so, nopunde dung joomuk taerigi, najunde bakat palmok makgi
29. Jump forward (over a low sweeping object) landing in X-stance while performing an X-fist pressing block Kyocha so kyocha joomuk noollo makgi
30. Stepping forward towards C with the right foot making a walking stance executing a high double forearm block Gunnan so nopunde doo palmok makgi
31. Turn to face B, move the left foot anti-clockwise to B making a right L-stance low section knife-hand guarding block Niunja so najunde sonkal daebi makgi
32. Slip the front (left) foot into a left walking stance making circular block with the right hand Gunnan so dolli myo makgi
33. Turn to face A, move the left foot to the right foot, move the right foot to A making a Left L-stance low section knife-hand guarding block Niunja so najunde sonkal daebi makgi
34. Slip the front (right) foot into a right walking stance making circular block with the left hand Gunnan so dolli myo makgi
35. Pivot on the same spot into a left walking stance facing B, making circular block with the right hand Gunnan so dolli myo makgi
36. Pivot on the same spot into a right walking stance facing A, making circular block with the left hand Gunnan so dolli myo makgi
37. Turn to face D, moving the right foot into sitting stance making a middle punch with the right hand Annun so kaunde jirugi
END: Bring the Right foot back to a ready posture