Tekki Nidan, Tiěqí Èrduàn, Cheolgi Idan

鉄騎 二段 · 鉄騎 二段 · 철기 이단

Sometimes written Tieqi Erduan, Cholgi, Cholgi Idan, Chulgi, Chulgi Idan.

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Tekki Nidan is one of the forms mentioned in the textbook Taekwondo (1) written by 최홍희 (Choi Hong-hui) (in which it is written as Tet-ki). More formally part of Karate, the form was omitted from later editions of the textbook, and is consequently no longer learnt by students of Taekwondo.

Floor Diagram

演武線 (embusen), 演武線 (yǎnwǔxiàn), 연무선 (yeonmuseon)

A B C D

Number of Movements

26

Movements

Number Transition Stance Technique
open ready stance, 팔자 준비 서기 (palja junbi seogi)
1 Cross the left foot in front of the right foot, looking towards B. right 'x' stance, 오른 교차 서기 (oreun gyocha seogi) Extend both elbows to the sides horizontally.
2 Step towards B with the right foot. riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) right mid outer-forearm block with the left fist in front of the chest, 오른 가운데 바깥팔목 막기 (oreun gaunde bakkatpalmok makgi)
3 Step towards B with the left foot, crossing over the right foot. right 'x' stance, 오른 교차 서기 (oreun gyocha seogi) right low outer-forearm front block with the left palm on the right forearm, 오른 낮은 바깥팔목 앞 막기 (oreun najeun bakkatpalmok ap makgi)
4 Step towards B with the right foot. riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) right low inner-forearm block with the left palm on the right forearm, 오른 낮은 안팔목 막기 (oreun najeun anpalmok makgi)
5 Move the left foot to the right foot, looking towards D. closed stance, 모아 서기 (moa seogi) Extend both elbows to the sides horizontally.
6 Step towards D with the left foot. riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) left mid outer-forearm block with the right fist in front of the chest, 왼 가운데 바깥팔목 막기(oen gaunde bakkatpalmok makgi)
7 Step towards D with the right foot, crossing in front of the left foot. left 'x' stance, 왼 교차 서기 (oen gyocha seogi) left mid outer-forearm front block with the right palm on left forearm, 왼 가운데 바깥팔목 앞 막기 (oen gaunde bakkatpalmok ap makgi)
8 Step towards D with the left foot. riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) left low inner-forearm block with the right palm on left forearm, 왼 낮은 안팔목 막기 (oen najeun anpalmok ap makgi)
9 riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) Move both hands to the left hip, with the right forefist to the left palm.
10 Block towards B. riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) right mid inner-forearm block with the left palm on the right outer-forearm, 오른 가운데 안팔목 막기 (oreun gaunde anpalmok makgi)
11 Move the right foot to the left knee.
12 Step down towards B with the right foot, with a stamping motion. riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) right elbow front strike, 오른 팔굽 앞 때리기 (oreun palgup ap ttaerigi)
13 Block towards B. riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) right mid blade-hand hooking block, 오른 가운데 손칼 걸쳐 막기 (oreun gaunde sonkal geolchyeo makgi)
14 riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) left turning punch, 왼 돌려 지르기 (oen dollyeo jireugi)
15 Step towards B with the left foot, crossing over the right foot. right 'x' stance, 오른 교차 서기 (oreun gyocha seogi) Keep both hands in position.
16 Step towards B with the right foot. riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) left mid inner-forearm front block, 왼 가운데 안팔목 앞 막기 (oen gaunde anpalmok ap makgi)
17 riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) right back-fist front strike, 오른 등주먹 앞 때리기 (oreun deungjumeok ap ttaerigi)
18 riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) Move both hands to the right hip with the right palm to the left forefist.
19 Block towards D. riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) left mid inner-forearm block with the right palm to the left outer-forearm, 왼 가운데 안팔목 막기 (oen gaunde anpalmok makgi)
20 Move the left foot to the right knee.
21 Step down towards D with the left foot, with a stamping motion. riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) left elbow front strike, 왼 팔굽 앞 때리기 (oen palgup ap ttaerigi)
22 Block towards D. riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) left mid blade-hand hooking block, 왼 가운데 손칼 걸쳐 막기 (oen gaunde sonkal geolchyeo makgi)
23 riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) right turning punch, 오른 돌려 지르기 (oreun dollyeo jireugi)
24 Step towards D with the right foot, crossing in front of the left foot. left 'x' stance, 왼 교차 서기 (oen gyocha seogi) Keep both hands in position.
25 Step towards D with the left foot. riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) right mid inner-forearm front block, 오른 가운데 안팔목 앞 막기 (oreun gaunde anpalmok ap makgi)
26 riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) left back-fist front strike, 왼 등주먹 앞 때리기 (oen deungjumeok ap ttaerigi)
Move the left foot towards the right foot. open ready stance, 팔자 준비 서기 (palja junbi seogi)

Notes

This form is almost identical to Tekki Nidan from Shōtōkan Karate.

References

  1. Taekwondo, Choi Hong-hi (Second Edition, 1965) (Daeha Publication Company, Seoul)

Korean Date

The date today is,

4349 년 12 월 30 일 (4349, Month 12 Day 30) (25 February 2017 CE)

This is the date according to the traditional lunisolar calendar of Korea. (Note that this is not an authoritative calculation; I’m still working on the details.) The years count back to the legendary founding of Korea by 단군 왕검 (Dan-gun Wanggeom).