A motion of springing up to deliver a strike to a high target
This is a springing up movement to reach a high target, unreachable from a stationary posture, to strike it with a fist or foot.
Dwitbal-nae-ditgi / 뒷발 내딛기 / Rear Foot Forward Step
Apbal-nae-ditgi / 앞발 내딛기 / Front Foot Forward Step
Nopi-ttwigi (높이뛰기) High Jump
A motion of leaping over an obstacle to execute a strike to the target
This is a movement of jumping over a person or an object to strike the target with a foot or a fist.
Ttwieo-neomgi (뛰어넘기) Jumping over an obstacle
A motion of making one or more full turn in the air vertically or horizontally
This is a movement of springing up to make one or more full turns. If one makes a horizontal motion such as dolgae-chagi (Whirl kick) or 540° Dwihuryeo-chagi (540° Back Whip Kick), it is called garo-dolgi (Horizontal Turning). A vertical kick, such as gongjungjebi-chagi (Jumping Flip Kick) or gongjungjebi-modum-chagi (Jumping Flip Drawing Kick) is called sero-dolgi (Vertical Turning).
Garo-dolgi / 가로돌기(=수직축회전) / Horizontal Turning (=Vertical Axis Spinning)
Sero-dolgi / 세로돌기(=수평축회전) / Vertical Turning (=Horizontal Axis Spinning)
Ttwieo-dolgi (뛰어돌기) Jumping Turn
A movement of jumping to attack a target at a distance
This is a jumping movement to attack a target at a distance unreachable from where one is standing with a fist or foot.
Meolli-ttwigi (멀리뛰기) Long Jump
Ttwigi (뛰기) Jumping
Applications of a jumping movements to apply the diverse technical skills of taekwondo
These are movements used to attack a target that is higher or farther than normal, or to evade the opponent’s attack. They can involve one or more vertical turns or horizontal flips.