Toi-Gye: Red Stripe Pattern:
Is the pen name of the noted scholar Yi Hwang (16th. century AD), an authority on Neo-Confucianism. The movements of the pattern refer to his birthplace on 37 degrees latitude, the diagram ( ± ) represents “Scholar”.
- Blocks: Walking stance X-fist pressing block, Sitting stance outer forearm w-shape block , L- stance double forearm low pushing block , X-stance X-fist pressing block , L-stance knifehand low guarding block
- Kicks: crescent kick
Strikes: Walking stance upset fingertip low thrust, Closed stance back fist, Closed stance twin side elbow thrust, Walking stance flat fingertip high trust, L-stance back fist side back strike
Number of Movements: 37
Ready Posture – closed ready stance