GTF Taekwon-Do is a Korean martial art of self defence. It is one of, if not, thee most powerful martial art on the planet today. GTF Taekwon-Do is taught by the late Grandmaster Park Jung Tae, who was the President and Founder of the Global Taekwon-Do Federation. Grandmaster Park’s techniques were second to none. The GTF was founded in 1990 when Grandmaster Park left the ITF and his job of technical director to found his new world of Taekwon-Do body. He was known as “The Peoples Master”.
GFT Taekwon-Do has 6 more Patterns (Hyung) than the other ITF Taekwon-Do organisations, as well as bringing out 9 new kicking patterns, Sa Bhang Mako Chagi’s. The GTF also has the world’s longest pattern, Jook-Am which has 95 movements.
WHO CAN TRAIN GTF TAEKWON-DO Anyone of any fitness level aged 3 years and above can train GTF Taekwon-Do. We have training programmes for all the different age groups similar to the Scottish educations system.
BENEFITS OF TAEKWON-DO Improved Fitness Confidence Flexibility Inner Strength Discipline Self Discipline Knowledge Mental Awareness being able to defend yourself ...to name but a few.
TENETS OF TAEKWON-DO Courtesy (Ye Ui) Integrity (Yom Chi) Perseverance (In Nae) Self Control (Guk-Gi) Indomitable Spirit (Baekjul Boolgool)
GTF STUDENT OATH As a member fo the Global Taekwon-Do Federation, I shall; Respect rank and seniors; Be courteous to others; Be loyal and trustworthy; Strive for world peace and harmony; Act in the true spirit of Taekwon-Do.