Dan Gun

Meaning of :
Is named after the holy Dan-Gun, the legendary founder of Korea in the year 2333BC
Movements : 21
Ready Stance : PARALLEL READY STANCE
Student starts standing at C on line AB, facing D

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MOVE
DESCRIPTION
KOREAN
Start Parallel ready stance Narani junbi sogi
1. Turn head to face B, move the left foot 90° to B, turning anti-clockwise to form a right L-Stance toward B while executing a middle section knife-hand guarding block. niunja so kaunde sonkal daebi makgi
2. Move the right foot to B forming a right walking stance toward B while executing a high punch to B with the right fist. gunnun so ap joomuk nopunde baro ap jirugi
3. Turn head to face A, move the right foot 180° to A, turning clockwise to form a left L-Stance toward A while executing a middle section knife-hand guarding block. niunja so kaunde sonkal daebi makgi
4. Move the left foot to A forming a left walking stance toward A while executing a high punch to A with the left fist. gunnun so ap joomuk nopunde baro ap jirugi
5. Turn head to face D, move the left foot 90° to D, turning anti-clockwise to form a left walking stance toward D while executing a low block to D with the left forearm. gunnun so bakat palmok najunde makgi
6. Move the right foot to D forming a right walking stance toward D while executing a high punch to D with the right fist. gunnun so ap joomuk nopunde baro ap jirugi
7. Move the left foot to D forming a left walking stance toward D while executing a high punch to D with the left fist. gunnun so ap joomuk nopunde baro ap jirugi
8. Move the right foot to D forming a right walking stance toward D while executing a high punch to D with the right fist. gunnun so ap joomuk nopunde baro ap jirugi
9. Turn head to face E, move the left foot 90° to E turning anti-clockwise to form a right L-stance toward E while executing a twin forearm block. niunja so sang palmok makgi
10. Move the right foot to E forming a right walking stance toward E while executing a high punch to E with the right fist. gunnun so ap joomuk nopunde baro ap jirugi
11. Turn head to face F, move the left foot 180° to F turning anti-clockwise to form a right L-stance toward F while executing a twin forearm block. niunja so sang palmok makgi
12. Move the left foot to F forming a left walking stance toward F while executing a high punch to F with the left fist. gunnun so ap joomuk nopunde baro ap jirugi
13. Turn head to face C, move the left foot 90° to C turning anti-clockwise to form a left walking stance toward C while executing a low block to A with the left outer forearm. gunnan so bakat palmok najunde makgi
14. on the spot perform an outer forearm rising block (perform 13 and 14 in a continuous movement with hip twist). bakat palmok chookyo makgi
15. Move the right foot to C forming a right walking stance toward C while executing a rising block with the right outer forearm. gunnun so bakat palmok chookyo makgi
16. Move the left foot to C forming a left walking stance toward C while executing a rising block with the left outer forearm. gunnun so bakat palmok chookyo makgi
17. Move the right foot to C forming a right walking stance toward C while executing a rising block with the right outer forearm. gunnun so bakat palmok chookyo makgi
18. Turn head to face B, move the left foot 90° to B turning anti-clockwise to form a right L-stance toward B while executing a knife-hand side strike. gunnun so kaunde sonkal ypo taerigi
19. Move the right foot to B forming a right walking stance toward B while executing a high punch to B with the right fist. gunnun so ap joomuk nopunde baro ap jirugi
20. Turn head to face A, move the right foot 180° to A turning clockwise to form a left L-stance toward A while executing a knife-hand side strike. gunnun so kaunde sonkal ypo taerigi
21. Move the left foot to A forming a left walking stance toward A while executing a high punch to A with the left fist. gunnun so ap joomuk nopunde baro ap jirugi
END: Bring the left foot back to a ready posture