Choong-Jang is one of the 2nd degree black belt forms used in ITF-styletaekwondo. Choong Jang is said to be the pseudonym given to General Kim Duk Ryang who lived during the Yi Dynasty (14th Century). This pattern ends with a left-hand attack, intending to symbolize the tragedy of his death at age 27 in prison.
(pronounced “Choong Jung’)
Begin at C facing front in high close ready stance A
(as if holding sword mouth high).