Ttwigi (뛰기) Jumping
Meolli-ttwigi (멀리뛰기) Long Jump
A movement of jumping to attack a target at a distance. This is a jumping movement to attack a target at a distance unreachable from where one is standing with a fist or foot.
Ttwieo-neomgi (뛰어넘기) Jumping over an obstacle
A motion of leaping over an obstacle to execute a strike to the target. This is a movement of jumping over a person or an object to strike the target with a foot or a fist.
Applications of a jumping movements to apply the diverse technical skills of Taekwondo.
Ttwieo-dolgi (뛰어돌기) Jumping Turn
A motion of making one or more full turn in the air vertically or horizontally. This is a movement of springing up to make one or more full turns. If one makes a horizontal motion such as dolgae-chagi (Whirl kick) or 540° Dwihuryeo-chagi (540° Back Whip Kick), it is called garo-dolgi (Horizontal Turning). A vertical kick, such as gongjungjebi-chagi (Jumping Flip Kick) or gongjungjebi-modum-chagi (Jumping Flip Drawing Kick) is called sero-dolgi (Vertical Turning).
These are movements used to attack a target that is higher or farther than normal, or to evade the opponent’s attack. They can involve one or more vertical turns or horizontal flips.
Nopi-ttwigi (높이뛰기) High Jump
A motion of springing up to deliver a strike to a high target. This is a springing up movement to reach a high target, unreachable from a stationary posture, to strike it with a fist or foot.