Introduction to Taekwondo

By Cyber Taekwondo
Rating: 4.0 out of 5 (106 ratings)
4,946 students
Introduction to Taekwondo
Rating: 4.0 out of 5 (106 ratings)
4,946 students
Martial Arts
Taekwondo
Self-defense
Fitness
Karate

Requirements

  • 1 hour of time
  • Workout attire
  • Water
  • Enough space to kick!
Description

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.

Who this course is for:
  • Those interested in the martial arts
  • Those interested in self-defense
  • Those who want to learn Taekwondo
Course content
8 sections • 14 lectures • 37m total length
  • Overview
    01:12
  • Ascending Pyramid
    01:12
  • Warmup
    02:31
  • Attention, Bow, and Ready Stance
    05:17
  • Horse Stance
    03:11
  • Center Punching
    01:44
  • Fighting Stance
    04:27
  • Bouncing
    01:54
  • Front Kick
    02:30
  • Jab
    01:39
  • Cross
    01:41
  • Combination Exercise
    07:53
  • Stretching
    01:58
  • Terminology Quiz
    4 questions
  • Outro
    00:16

Instructor
Martial Arts Expert
Thomas Huskey
  • 4.0 Instructor Rating
  • 106 Reviews
  • 4,946 Students
  • 1 Course

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.