The name of Taekwondo describes the primary weapons that we use in our style. Taekwondo means “The art of how to use the feet and fist to protect yourself”.
The literal translation is as follows: Tae : Foot Kwon : Fist Do : The Way (or) The Art
Therefore Taekwondo is “The Way of the Foot & Fist”!
History of Taekwondo
Archaeological findings in Korea have revealed that primitive forms of Taekwondo were practiced as far back as 2000 years ago. During the long and embattled history of Korea, Taekwondo (originally called Subak and Takyon) evolved from a