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DiagramChon-Ji (9th Kup) print-friendly version

Meaning of Chon-Ji:

CHON- JI means literally "the Heaven the Earth". It is, in the Orient, interpreted as the creation of the world or the beginning of human history, therefore, it is the initial pattern played by the beginner. This pattern consists of two similar parts; one to represent the Heaven and the other the Earth

Number of Movements: 19

Starting Position: Parallel ready stance

The illustrations for this pattern assume that the student is standing on line AB and facing D

  1. Move the left foot to B forming a left walking stance toward B while executing a low block to B with the left forearm
  2. Move the right foot to B forming a right walking stance toward B while executing a middle punch to B with the right fist
  3. Move the right foot to A, turning clockwise to form a right walking stance toward A while executing a low block to A with the right forearm
  4. Move the left foot to A forming a left walking stance toward A while executing a middle punch to A with the left fist
  5. Move the left foot to D forming a left walking stance toward D while executing a low block to D with the left forearm
  6. Move the right foot to D forming a right walking stance toward D while executing a middle punch to D with the right fist
  7. Move the right foot to C turning clockwise to form a right walking stance toward C while executing a low block to C with the right forearm
  8. Move the left foot to C forming a left walking stance toward C while executing a middle punch to C with the left fist
  9. Move the left foot to A forming a right L-stance toward A while executing a middle block to A with the left inner forearm
  10. Move the right foot to A forming a right walking stance toward A while executing a middle punch to A with the right fist
  11. Move the right foot to B turning clockwise to form a left L-stance toward B while executing a middle block to B with the right inner forearm
  12. Move the left foot to B forming a left walking stance toward B while executing a middle punch to B with the left fist
  13. Move the left foot to C forming a right L-stance toward C while executing a middle block to C with the left inner forearm
  14. Move the right foot to C forming a right walking stance toward C while executing a middle punch to C with the right fist
  15. Move the right foot to D turning clockwise to form a left L-stance toward D while executing a middle block to D with the right inner forearm
  16. Move the left foot to D forming a left walking stance toward D while executing a middle punch to D with the left fist
  17. Move the right foot to D forming a right walking stance toward D while executing a middle punch to D with the right fist
  18. Move the right foot to C forming a left walking stance toward D while executing a middle punch to D with the left fist
  19. Move the left foot to C forming a right walking stance toward D while executing a middle punch to D with the right fist

END: Bring the left foot back to a ready posture