I Am a Black Belt In Taekwondo

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    I got my black belt 5 years ago,

    and have recently decided I want to start fighting competitively more, any advice? :D I know the basics of sparring, but am the only blackbelt at my club so don't get much practise
    Morkeyah Morkeyah
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jun 6, 2014

    7th Degree Black Belt

    I began Martial Art training in 1965 (age 5). I joined a Taekwondo school in 1976 and became a Black Belt in 1978. I opened my first school that same year, and have been teaching ever since. I am currently a 7th Dan Chief Master Instructor with the U.S. Chung Do Kwan...
    ChiefMasterEisenhart ChiefMasterEisenhart
    56-60, M
    3 Responses Mar 17, 2013

    2nd Degree Blackbelt

    As most of you know , I was testing this weekend for my 2nd degree Blackbelt and it was one of the best days I've ever had ! I went in with great trepidation and I ended up suprising myself . I fought 2 on one ! The girls I fought were my friends! ( lol!) After we beat the crap...
    bbtwelve bbtwelve
    46-50, F
    Oct 29, 2012

    Breaking Concrete And Wood

    I have been practicing to break one inch concrete slabs on Sunday . I am excited and nervous. If all goes well I will palm strike through 2 concrete slabs , heel kick through 2 more . then break several wood boards with my elbows and palms. This may leave me bruised but very...
    bbtwelve bbtwelve
    46-50, F
    1 Response Oct 26, 2012

    Being an Asian....I think I stereotyped myself

    into a corner here haha. But, yeah...Mother enrolled me into a class when I was about five years old. I earned my black belt at 21 years of age, so it hasn't really been that long (23 at the moment). Haha, don't really know what else to say besides that. Just a bit of sharing...
    LReid23 LReid23
    26-30, M
    Feb 6, 2014

    I enjoy doing Taekwondo.

    I've been doing it for 4 years.
    Lamaravilla Lamaravilla
    18-21, M
    1 Response Oct 4, 2014

    My Favourite Thing to Do

    I am a black belt taekwondo instructor. I spend alot of time at the club. Tues. Wed. & Thurs. nights form 5-9 and then if there is a tournament or testing I'm busy the the wked too It keeps me out of the insane asylum and out of trouble. This past wked we had a sparring camp...
    bloodrayn bloodrayn
    46-50
    2 Responses Mar 30, 2009

    3rd Degree

    I began studying TKD at the age of 7. I am now a 3rd Degree Black Belt.
    radwagon radwagon
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 3, 2013

    Tkd Black Belt

    I got a TKD black belt years and years ago. I still use it sometimes to do modified pullups, draping it over the bar and using the belt to pull myself up. It's great for developing grip strength.
    ballet ballet
    31-35
    Sep 10, 2012
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