Ch'ang Hon Taekwon-Do

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Practice Level
This pattern is practiced by the 6th Geup Green Belt
in preparation for their testing for 5th Geup High Green Belt

Korean Pronunciation:

        Weon-Hyo teul

 

Pattern History: Weon-Hyo was the noted monk who introduced Buddhism to the Silla Dynasty in the year of 686 A.D. 

Additional pattern history information.

 

Number of Movements:  28

 

Pattern Diagram:

 

Won-Hyo

Step-by-Step Description of Movements: 

The pattern begins when the instructor commands the student to come to attention (cha-ryeot).  When given this command, assume an Attention Stance on the X on the AB line, facing D.  This is followed by the instructor stating the pattern that the student will perform (Weon-Hyo teul).

On the command to assume the ready position (jun-bi), move the left foot to B to form a Close Ready Stance type A toward D.  Remain in this close ready stance type A toward D until given the command to begin the pattern. 

When the command to begin the pattern is given (si-jak), perform the following individual movements in sequence.  The pattern should be performed according to the guidelines listed in the section on essential points in performing patterns.

1.   Move the left foot to B to form a right L-stance toward B, while executing (half facing)
            a twin forearm block
to B
.

2.   While maintaining a right L-stance toward B, execute (half facing) a high inward strike
           
to B with the right knifehand, pulling the left side fist in front of the right shoulder.

3.   Slip the left foot to B to form a left
fixed stance toward B, while executing (half facing)
            a middle side punch
to B with the left forefist.

4.   Bring the ball of the left foot to the side of the right foot facing D.  Then, move the right foot to A
            to form a
left L-stance toward A, while executing (half facing) a twin forearm block to A.

5.   While maintaining a left L-stance toward A, execute (half facing) a high inward strike
to A with the left knifehand, pulling the right side fist in front of the left shoulder.

6.   Slip the right foot to A to form a right
fixed stance toward A, while executing (half facing)
            a middle side punch
to A with the right forefist.

7.   Bring the ball of the right foot to the side rear of the left foot facing D.  Then, while pivoting 
           on the
ball of the right foot form a right
bending ready stance type A (half facing) toward D,
           while turning the face toward D.

8.   Execute a middle side piercing kick to D with the left footsword.  At the same time, execute 
            a high side punch to D with the left forefist
.

9.   Lower the left foot to D to form a right L-stance toward D, while executing (half facing)
            a middle knifehand guarding block
to D with the knifehand.

10.  Move the right foot to D to form a left L-stance toward D, while executing (half facing)
           a middle knifehand guarding block to D with the knifehand
.

11.  Move the left foot to D to form a right L-stance toward D, while executing (half facing)
           a middle knifehand guarding block to D with the knifehand
.

12.  Move the right foot
to D to form a right walking stance toward D, while executing (full facing)
           a middle front thrust to D with the right straight fingertip, pulling the back of the left fingertips
           under the right elbow.

13.  While pivoting on the ball of the right foot and turning counterclockwise, move the left foot  
           to E to form a
right L-stance toward E, while executing (half facing) a twin forearm
           block
to E
.

14.  While maintaining a right L-stance toward E, execute (half facing) a high inward strike 

           to E with the right knife-hand, pulling the left side fist in front of the right shoulder.

15.  Slip the left foot to E to form a left fixed stance toward E, while executing (half facing)
           a middle side punch
to E with the left forefist.

16.  Bring the ball of the left foot to the side of the right foot facing C.  Then, move the right foot 
          to F 
to form a left L-stance toward F, while executing (half facing) a twin forearm block to F
.

17.  While maintaining a left L-stance toward F, execute (half facing) a high inward strike
          
to F with the left knife-hand, pulling the right side fist in front of the left shoulder.

18.  Slip the right foot to F to form a right fixed stance toward F, while executing (half facing) 
           a middle side punch
to F with the right forefist.

19.  Bring the right foot to the side of the left foot facing C with the right arm extended to F. 
         
Then move the left foot to C
to form a left walking stance toward C, while executing 
          (reverse half facing)
a circular block
to CF with the right inner forearm.

20.  Execute a low front snap kick to C with the ball of the right foot, keeping the position
          of the hands as they were in move 19 above (a circular block position with the 
          right inner forearm).

21.  Lower the right foot to C to form a right walking stance toward C, while executing (full facing) 
          a middle front punch
to C with the left forefist.

22.  While maintaining a right walking stance toward C, execute (reverse half facing) 
          a circular block
to CE with the left inner forearm.

23.  Execute a low front snap kick to C with the ball of the left foot, keeping the position  
          of the hands as they were in move 22 above (a circular block position with the
          left inner forearm).

24.  Lower the left foot to C to form a left walking stance toward C, while executing (full facing) 
          a middle front punch
to C with the right forefist.

25.  Pivot on the ball of the left foot to form a left bending ready stance type A (half facing) 

          toward C, while turning the face toward C.

26.  Execute a middle side piercing kick to C with the right footsword.  A
t the same time, execute
          a high side punch to C with the right forefist.

27.  Lower the ball of the right foot toward BD on the CD line.  Then, while pivoting on the ball
          of the right foot and turning counterclockwise, move the left foot to B
to form a right L-stance
          toward B,
while executing (half facing) a middle outer forearm guarding block
to B.

28.  Bring the ball of the left foot to the side of the right foot facing D.  Then, move the right foot 
          to A to form a
left L-stance toward A, while executing (half facing) a middle outer forearm
         guarding block
to A.

After completing the last movement, wait one move interval and then shout "Weon-Hyo" as though
it were a "gi-hap."
  Remain in the position of this last move until given the command to return
to the ready position (
ba-ro).

END:
When the command to return to the ready position (ba-ro) is given, bring the right foot to
the left foot to form a close ready stance type A toward D.  Remain in this stance until given
the at-ease command (swi-eot).