Grading Syllabus - 3rd Kup   3rd kup
- Minimum waiting period 5 months before 2nd Kup grading

Terminology applicable to 3rd Kup


Toi Gye:
Toi Gye is the pen name of the noted scholar Yi Hwang (16th century), an authority on neo-Confuscianism. The 37 movements of the pattern represent his birthplace on the 37° latitude, and its movements represents the character for "Scholar".


Dwijibun Sonku Tulgi - Upset fingertip thrust
Ollyo Chagi - Upward kick (Using the knee)
Naeryo Chagi - Downward kick
Opun Sonkut Tulgi - Flat fingertip thrust
Homi Sonkut Tulgi - Angle fingertip thrust


Doo Palmok Miro Makgi - Double forearm pushing block
Kyocha Joomuk Noolo Makgi - X-fist pressing block
Najunde Sonkal Daebi Makgi - Low knifehand gauding block
San Makgi - W-shape block



To pass the grading, you are required to perform the following as a MINIMUM requirement as well as understanding the theory above (You will be required to break while performing striking techniques):

*You will be given a Fine, Medium or Poor grade pending on your performance