Taegeuk Il Jang – Tae Kwon Do Form #2

May 2016

Having learned the Tae Kwon Do form “Chung- Ji” as a white belt, Gavin earned his yellow belt and is now tasked with learning “Taegeuk Il Jang” (which I just found out means “Heaven and Light“):

Il Jang Image


Some terminology:

“Taegeuk” is another way to say “Tae Kwon Do.”

“Poomsae” is another way to say “form.

A Poomsae or form is the choreographed set of moves almost like a dance that helps teach students how to use their kicking, punching, blocking and proper setting of stances.


Taegeuk Il Jang:



Holy smokes; 18 amazing steps in 3 minutes, 47 seconds.

Taegeuk Il Jang STEP-BY-STEP [18 Considerable Steps in 3:47]:



More to come.


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