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Hanmadang - Ali's Dojang

Hanmadang

The world Taekwondo Hanmadang. A contest held every year by Kukkiwon, the World Taekwondo HQ, which shows the essentials of the martial art; such as Power Breaking, Self Defense and Poomsae. READ MORE
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Poomsae

Taekwondo Poomsae are set movements in different directions, with a purpose of bringing the practitioners co-ordination and technique to a higher standard. WTF (World Taekwondo Federation) style Taekwondo has 17 of these forms. READ MORE
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Kyorugi

Kyorugi, or sparring, is an event where 2 contestants fight with rules and regulations. The contestants wear items of protection, as per WTF rules, so that competition may be safely conducted up to an Olympic level. READ MORE

Alis dojang Taekwondo 2What is Taekwondo?

Taekwondo is a Korean martial art, focusing and specialising in the use of the legs. World-renowned as the greatest kicking martial art, is has a place from gymnastics halls, to MMA rings, to the Military of many countries…  READ MORE

Ali's-Dojang-taekwondo1Fitness

Taekwondo helps your general fitness through a variety of high intensity, dynamic exercise targeting both large muscle groups and smaller supporting muscles. Balance and flexibility are achieved through high kicks and agility drills, while strength and stamina are put to the test through low stances, speed kicking, and long duration exercises like skipping and sparring.

karate-highkick-iconWhat is a Dojang?

Dojang is a term used in Korean martial arts, such as Taekwondo, Kuk Sool Won and Hapkido, that refers to a formal training hall. It is typically considered the formal gathering place for students of a martial art to conduct training, examinations and other related encounters. So Ali’s Dojang translates into ‘Ali’s school of Taekwondo’

karate-punch-iconPrivate Lessons

Ali’s Dojang offers private classes for individuals who want a more 1-to-1 experience, or are only interested in 1 aspect. Examples include help for grading externally, brushing up on your forms, specialised sparring training or people who just want a professional, qualified personal trainer.  READ MORE