Introduction to Taekwondo
- 1 hour of time
- Workout attire
- Enough space to kick!
Taekwondo is the world's most popular martial art, and is also an Olympic sport. This introduction to Taekwondo teaches beginner level techniques, concepts, and terminology related to the Korean martial art. The course is taught by a former All-Army Taekwondo team member, a 4x Taekwondo state champion, and a USA-Taekwondo certified world class coach and referee. This course combines lessons from the Cyber Taekwondo white belt curriculum, and is designed for Udemy students to transition into the program after course completion. Upon completion, Udemy students have the option to enroll in Cyber Taekwondo free for 30 days, progress in the Taekwondo belt system, become friends with other students in the program, and eventually earn a Black Belt online.
- Those interested in the martial arts
- Those interested in self-defense
- Those who want to learn Taekwondo
- Ascending Pyramid01:12
- Attention, Bow, and Ready Stance05:17
- Horse Stance03:11
- Center Punching01:44
- Fighting Stance04:27
- Front Kick02:30
- Combination Exercise07:53
- Terminology Quiz4 questions
Master Thomas Huskey has been practicing Taekwondo for 20 years. Currently, he is the Head Instructor of Cyber Taekwondo (an online martial arts learning platform), as well the Head Coach of 2 collegiate Taekwondo teams. Over the past 10 years he has trained many athletes to first place finishes at state, regional, and national competitions. Aside from coaching, Master Huskey is also an avid competitor having won 4 state championships, the Powerade State Games, and was selected twice as an All-Army Taekwondo Team member. Master Huskey prides himself on the ability to train elite level athletes, while also teaching practical self-defense concepts to students outside of the sport.