Thurcroft Taekwondo (S66): Created during the 1940's in Korea, Taekwondo is a martial art which has grown dramatically in popularity in recent times. Renowned as a means by which to learn some self-defence techniques, boost your confidence, bolster your self-respect and strengthen your mind and body, it has been embraced by large numbers of people throughout the world.
It must be asserted that Taekwondo can be quite physically challenging, which could put off the older and less agile people in Thurcroft from taking this up. To be honest, the most frequent participants of Taekwondo classes are kids and younger people, but unquestionably older individuals who're in decent physical health can easily participate and get benefits from this sport.
Taekwondo is a martial art that mainly consists of kicking manoeuvres and moves, most notably head-height kicks, fast kicking techniques and turning/jumping kicks. It began in Seoul, in southern Korea in the 1940's, when a group of martial arts specialists founded schools called "kwans", which combined a variety of martial arts practices.
Ever since the Sydney Olympic Games in the year 2000, Taekwondo has been an Olympic sport. This has made it even more popular all over the world with some sixty million people routinely taking part in classes. And it is by signing up to a Taekwondo class or club that you can commence your adventure of mastering this exciting activity.
For the people of Thurcroft who are keen on the idea of learning a martial art, a major priority is the element of self-defence. Since this is a central principle of Taekwondo, it is easy to appreciate the appeal of this unique sport. With the added bonus of developing self-restraint and having a deep-rooted respect for others, getting involved in a local Thurcroft Taekwondo class seems to be an easy decision.
Though you will spend a lot of time mastering these essential self-defence skills, hopefully you won't ever need to implement them except within your local Taekwondo club environment.
Your First Class
If you have not tried Taekwondo before, you may be curious to know just what is likely to occur on your first class. There could be variations to the following, depending on which Thurcroft Taekwondo school you go to, but you can roughly expect; A warm up of 15 to 20 minutes to increase your heart rate and loosen stiff muscles, a little technical training comprising some stances, kicks, blocks and hand attacks, a look at some forms (Poomse), a look at sparring including timing, movement and the targeting of attacks, and to round off a warm down to stretch weary muscles and relax.
Taekwondo of course also has its own official governing body, and in the British Isles it is British Taekwondo. Everybody wishing to join a Taekwondo club in Thurcroft have to become registered members of this organisation. You'll be able to find out about first aid, clubs and members, coaches and competition referees, coaching courses, news, events, safeguarding and equality, starting a new club, safe practices, and more on British Taekwondo's website, and get the latest Taekwondo news on their Twitter or Facebook page.
Thurcroft Taekwondo classes aren't only intended for folks in Thurcroft but also for students from Todwick, Swallownest, Dinnington, Laughton en le Morthen, North Anston, Brookhouse, Anston, Ulley, Kiveton Park, Aston, Laughton Common, Whiston, Slade Hooton, Aughton and other nearby areas and postcodes such as S66 9JX, S66 9DE, S66 9HS, S66 9DH, S66 9AS, S66 9ES, S66 9PL, S25 1YB, S66 9BW, S66 9LN. Checking this will ensure that you access local providers of Taekwondo. Thurcroft residents can utilise these and numerous other martial arts related classes.
The Many Benefits of Taekwondo
The benefits which may be gained by participating in Taekwondo sessions in Thurcroft are many and varied, among the most significant are: Teach self-defence strategies by training you to identify situations in which self-defence might be required, and enabling you to control such circumstances in your favour, Strengthen your body and mind by means of improved physical coordination and mental discipline, Reduced anxiety using advanced breath control, Increase self-esteem by intensifying your mental and physical fitness, Build up your confidence by encouraging you to succeed and to take control of your life, Improve flexibility, stamina and agility through extreme cardiovascular work-outs, More self-discipline by exhaustively educating your mind and body in the doctrines and techniques of Taekwondo.
Beginners Taekwondo Thurcroft
Trainees setting out on their Taekwondo adventure in Thurcroft will initially register for a beginners class. Beginners classes are fabulous, since there's not any pressure and everything is carried out at a slow and casual pace. Learning and having fun are the key objectives initially and trainees who are having fun have a tendency to learn much faster and absorb considerably more of what they are being shown. Even Taekwondo masters started off as inexperienced newbies, so take that initial step and who knows where you'll finish up!
Taekwondo Forms (Patterns)
People just starting their journey in Taekwondo do not have to stress too much about forms (Poomse, patterns) in the early days, but they'll have to get to grips with some standard ones to begin with and move forward to more challenging "forms" as they progress up the various belts (grades/dans). A "form" is denoted by specific areas of Taekwondo including direction, stance and technique. Learning these techniques is a key part of mastering Taekwondo.
We can pretty much guarantee that if you take up Taekwondo you are going to make more friends, improve your fitness and gain self-confidence. If that is all that you take away from it, then all well and good, and you can call it a success! We're not all aiming to be Jade Jones's or Lutalo Muhammad's, but those of you that are, have to begin with the first step. Good luck on your adventure! 👊
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Taekwondo Help and Guidance
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Main Benefits of Taekwondo
- Increase stamina, agility and flexibility by way of intense cardiovascular effort
- Grow in your confidence by helping you to take control of your life and succeed
- Lessen anxiety by doing deep breathing exercises
- Learn self-defence by training you to understand situations in which self-defence might be required, and allowing you to control these kinds of circumstances in your favour
- More discipline and willpower by methodically training your body and mind in the doctrines and techniques of Taekwondo
- Strengthen your mind and body by way of improved mental discipline and physical co-ordination
- Improve self-esteem and concentration by raising your physical and mental health
Basic Taekwondo Kicks
- Axe Kick (Naeryeo Chagi)
- Roundhouse Kick (Dollyo Chagi)
- Whip or Hook Kick (Huryeo Chagi)
- Crescent Kick (Bandal Chagi)
- Side Kick (Yeop Chagi)
- Front Kick (Ap Chagi)
- Push Kick (Meereo Chagi)
- Back Kick (Dwo Chagi)
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Taekwondo Near Thurcroft
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Taekwondo Around Thurcroft
People living in the following streets and areas have recently inquired about Taekwondo classes - Penny Hill Lane, Euston Way, Steadfold Gardens, Baker Street, St Leger Close, Howards Close, Brampton Meadows, Knavesmire Avenue, West Lane, Steadfolds Rise, All Saints Meadows, Church Street, School Road, Peter Street, Katherine Road, The Crescent End, High Lane, Ulrica Drive, Zamor Crescent, Green Arbour Road, Palmers Way, Haydock Avenue, Wood Lane, Limetree Avenue, Fallon Close, Sawn Moor Road, Gurth Drive, Sandall View, as well as the following Thurcroft area postcodes: S66 9JX, S66 9DE, S66 9HS, S66 9DH, S66 9AS, S66 9ES, S66 9PL, S25 1YB, S66 9BW, S66 9LN. People in these places recently asked about Taekwondo. Thurcroft residents received dependable and top notch Taekwondo classes.
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