Name of Pattern : Kwang-Gae

Number of Movements : 39

Advancement : This is the pattern required to advance from 1st Degree Black Belt to 2nd Degree Black Belt.

Meaning of Pattern : Kwang Gae is named after the famous Kwang Gae Toh Wang, the 19th King of the Koguryo dynasty, who regained all the lost territories including the greater part of Manchuria. the diagram represents the expansion and recovery of the lost territory. The 29 movements refer to the first two figures of 391 AD, the year he came to the throne.

Instruction Videos :

Performed by Jaroslaw Suska 5 Dan of Kick T