Haidong Gumdo is a Korean style of Swordsmanship. It was developed for fighting multiple opponents on a large scale battle setting and for one-on-one combat with the sword. Although the days of using swords to fight battles is over, learning the way of the sword, is a way for us to connect with those ancient warriors that lived by a code of honor and develop our own inner warrior spirit. Learning Haidong Gumdo is a great way to sharpen your body, mind and spirit.
Haidong Gumdo training consists of four main areas:
Here students work on developing their basic stances and cuts using a Mokgum (Wooded Sword). These basic techniques will form the foundation of the students sword skills.