During the point form sparring in Haidong Gumdo, bamboo or wooden swords are used but no armours are worn by the practitioners. Haidong Gumdo. USA Haidong Gumdo Seminar Second half of year 2 (Prepare federation Sponge(form) Sword); Hosin-Gumdo Part 1 (Self-defense with short sword). Haidong Gumdo is a martial art that originates from an ancient Korean country called These have become the official forms (Gum Bup) of Haidong Gumdo.

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Would you like to supplement your current Haidong Gumdo training with videos? This is the seventh form of Haidong Gumdo.

Haidong Gumdo is a Korean style of Swordsmanship whose roots date back more than 2, years to the Kokuryo Dynasty. If this rate seems too slow, use a heavier sword. This is the third form of Haidong Gumdo. Website by Roy Haiodng.

According to author Joshua Marino, their way became the foundation for Japanese Samurai after the Chinese invasion of Koguryo. If you are looking to learn an extreme martial arts sword style where you haidony back flips through the air and swing the sword like a cheerleader twirling a baton!

This is the fifth form of Haidong Gumdo. Master Kim had received his initial training in Kumdo, or Korean Kendo the Japanese sword art but Master Kim had felt that the art was too Japanese, and focused on one on one sparring.

Once 40bpm seems too slow, move up to 45bpm or use a heavier sword.

Over instructional step by step instructions with pictures on that same curriculum A Korean language instruction system with audio instruction Kickbook – a social network similar to Facebook where all our students can post photos, videos, and exchange posts and messages. For more information, we recommend reading the excellent book, Kwanjangnim Original Haidong Gumdo by Mr.


Haidong Gumdo

These have become the official forms Gum Bup of Haidong Gumdo. This is the first form of Haidong Gumdo. These warriors with their knowledge of sword fighting and Do the right way were an enormous help to the great Koguryo Kings.

The Samurangs became generals and haidoong defend against the aggressive neighboring countries and contributed a great deal to Koguryo’s stability and security. What is Haidong Gumdo?

Thus, as descendants of Great Koguryo that ruled over the north for years, the founders of Haidong Gumdo hope all gumdk practice it will inherit this will of the ancient Samurang and teach the world the spirit of Koguryo through Haidong Gumdo.

Our club has grown enormously due to our commitment to our customer service, and the professional programs we offer to our members. There are a multitude of historical Korean sword arts that Master Kim trained in, including Sang So Do two handed sword training and others. All training begins with Haidomg Dongjak, which teaches all of the basic stances and cuts of Haidong Gumdo using a wooden sword Mokgum.

It was hsidong by Master Sul Bong who established a dojang by Sam Ji Lake in the Baekdoo Mountains and taught his students a sword based martial art based on the ideas of patriotism, filial piety, respecting the elderly and gujdo righteousness.

The combative spirit of the Samurang which kept the peace and justice also left behind a valuable spiritual and pride to their descendants.

U.S.A. Haidong Gumdo Association

This is the eleventh form of Haidong Gumdo. VTA has a school wide curriculum that comprises what would be a full program for 4 different styles: In case you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact the World Haidong Gumdo Federation.


This is the fourth form of Haidong Gumdo. Haidong Gumdo is a martial art that originates from an ancient Korean country called Koguryo B. From there students will gujdo on forms Gumbup depending on their rank. Rather, it takes pride in being the most realistic sword art.

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Once 60bpm seems too slow, move up to 65bpm or use a heavier sword. The system has over individual videos, and picture diagrams of all our forms, one-steps, breaking holds, foems, sword forms, weapons forms, techniques, kicking drills – etc.

We pride ourselves on having one of the most comprehensive curriculums of any martial school, but that is a lot of material for anyone to learn.

Therefore, one of the main features of Haidong Gumdo is not the simplicity of Japanese Kendo nor the complexity of Chinese Kung-Fu sword arts.

The history of the Samurang is very interesting, highly debated, and not well known. These basic techniques will form the foundation of the students sword skills.

Haidong Gumdo History

From July 25th to 27th inThe World Haidong Gumdo Championship was also successfully held with over 10, competitors from 31 countries. That and the Japanese invasion of Korea in the early part of the 20th century helped to almost obliterate traditional Korean martial arts.

Develop the Efficient Cut by practicing cuts approximately 3 times a week with this drum beat. I’m interested in a few different types, but currently only my Korean sword martial art called Haivong Gumdo is highlighted here. Once 55bpm seems too slow, move up to 60bpm or use a heavier sword.