Add KarateForums.com
Username:    Password:
Remember Me?    
   I Lost My Password!
Post new topic   Reply to topic    KarateForums.com Forum Index -> Korean Martial Arts
Goto page Previous  1, 2
 See a User Guidelines violation? Press on the post.
Author Message

IcemanSK
Black Belt
Black Belt

Joined: 12 Oct 2005
Posts: 1084
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Styles: Taekwondo Chung Do Kwan

PostPosted: Fri Apr 25, 2014 6:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

ninjanurse wrote:
IcemanSK wrote:
Unfortunately, for whatever reason, these poomsae never made it past the experimental stages. They were never rolled out to the general public. They are DOA as far as I can tell.


Personally I think someone filmed them at a demonstration and jumped to conclusions. The WTF has a creative forms division for competition therefore there is no need to add these to the traditional divisions.



I think they were in the planning stages because there was discussion about it at the 2009 Kukkiwon Foreign Instructor's Course that I attended. Somewhere on Youtube there is video of someone else doing one of them as well. The Kukkiwon has had a lot of turmoil in the past 5+ years. (Several presidents have come and gone. Including one that resigned after 2 months stating that he couldn't make any headway with the Board of Directors). That alone could be a possible explanation as to why they never rolled them out.
_________________
Being a good fighter is One thing. Being a good person is Everything. Kevin "Superkick" McClinton
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic    KarateForums.com Forum Index -> Korean Martial Arts All times are GMT - 6 Hours
Goto page Previous  1, 2
Page 2 of 2
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum


< Advertising - Contact - Disclosure Policy - Staff - User Guidelines >