• CHON-JI

    Chon-Ji White Belt Pattern: 

    Literally translated means "Heaven and Earth". In the orient it is interpreted as the creation of the world, or the beginning of human history . Therefore, it is the initial pattern practised by the beginner. It consists of two similar parts, one representing Heaven and the other Earth.

    Techniques Introduced:

    • Stances: walking stance, sparring stance.
    • Blocks: low outer forearm, middle inner forearm
    • Strikes: foreward fist punch 

    Chon-Ji
    Number of Movements: 19
    Ready Posture - PARALLEL READY STANCE

  • The illustrations for this pattern assume that the student is standing on line AB and facing D.

    1. Move the left foot to B forming a left walking stance toward B while executing a low block to B with the left forearm.
    2. Move the right foot to B forming a right walking stance toward B while executing a middle punch to B with the right fist.
    3. Move the right foot to A, turning clockwise to form a right walking stance toward A while executing a low block to A with the right forearm.
    4. Move the left foot to A forming a left walking stance toward A while executing a middle punch to A with the left fist.
    5. Move the left foot to D forming a left walking stance toward D while executing a low block to D with the left forearm.
    6. Move the right foot to D forming a right walking stance toward D while executing a middle punch to D with the right fist.
    7. Move the right foot to C turning clockwise to form a right walking stance toward C while executing a low block to C with the right forearm.
    8. Move the left foot to C forming a left walking stance toward C while executing a middle punch to C with the left fist.
    9. Move the left foot to A forming a right L-stance toward A while executing a middle block to A with the left inner forearm.
    10. Move the right foot to A forming a right walking stance toward A while executing a middle punch to A with the right fist.
    11. Move the right foot to B turning clockwise to form a left L-stance toward B while executing a middle block to B with the right inner forearm.
    12. Move the left foot to B forming a left walking stance toward B while executing a middle punch to B with the left fist.
    13. Move the left foot to C forming a right L-stance toward C while executing a middle block to C with the left inner forearm.
    14. Move the right foot to C forming a right walking stance toward C while executing a middle punch to C with the right fist.
    15. Move the right foot to D turning clockwise to form a left L-stance toward D while executing a middle block to D with the right inner forearm.
    16. Move the left foot to D forming a left walking stance toward D while executing a middle punch to D with the left fist.
    17. Move the right foot to D forming a right walking stance toward D while executing a middle punch to D with the right fist.
    18. Move the right foot to C forming a left walking stance toward D while executing a middle punch to D with the left fist.
    19. Move the left foot to C forming a right walking stance toward D while executing a middle punch to D with the right fist.
    END: Bring the left foot back to a ready posture.