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Deconstructing Taekwon-Do

The “Do”

Why Do We Say “Taekwon” When We Bow?

Why Do We Say “Taekwon” When We Bow?

You ever have one of those nagging questions that you can never find an answer to? Maybe it’s not even an important question, but the fact that you can’t find an answer drives you nuts? I’ve had one of those…
Loyalty to Your Instructor

Loyalty to Your Instructor

In Taekwon-Do, as in many martial arts, loyalty to your instructor is emphasized. But, like a lot of the things I’ve been writing about, the interpretation of “loyalty” can vary greatly. Some instructors seem to demand little more than paying…