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Tag Archives: Three Kingdoms Period

Ancient Korean Swords and Sword Arts (Part 2)

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

Get up close with kumdo and haedong kumdo — as well as kuk sool won — in this photo-filled conclusion to Black Belt’s look at South Korea’s sword arts.
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Posted in Korean Martial Arts History.

Power vs. Speed: The Evolution of Tang Soo Do Fighting

Monday, August 4th, 2014

Seventh-degree tang soo do black belt Dominick A. Giacobbe takes you on a journey through the art’s history and demonstrates four techniques!
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Posted in Tang Soo Do.

Hwa Rang Do Founder Joo Bang Lee on the History of Korean Martial Arts

Monday, March 21st, 2011

Korean martial arts history has never been a simple matter. Many of its twists and turns resulted from the painful Japanese occupation that lasted from 1910 to 1945, but others stemmed from matters as mundane as the Korean-English language barrier. Meanwhile, practitioners and scholars have argued, struggled and fought about the evolution of the various
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Posted in General Martial Arts History, Hapkido, Hwa Rang Do, Korean Martial Arts, Korean Martial Arts History, Taekwondo, Traditional Martial Artists.