ITF taekwondo patterns - your second pattern Dan Gun

Dan Gun is the second of your ITF taekwondo patterns.

You learn this form for your yellow belt.

On this page

  • we tell you about the meaning and shape of the form.
  • And you can learn the moves from taekwondo patterns videos by Jaroslaw Suska (5th Dan).



Dan-Gun is named after the Holy Dan-Gun. According to legend he was the founder of Korea in 2333 BC.

The shape of this pattern is like a capital 'I'. You start and finish where the top of the 'I' crosses the vertical line.

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Your yellow stripe pattern Chon-Ji

Your green stripe pattern Do-San

Your green belt pattern Won-Hyo

Your blue stripe pattern Yul-Gok

Your blue belt pattern Joong-Gun

Your red stripe pattern Toi-Gye

Your red belt pattern Hwa-Rang

Your black stripe pattern Choong-Moo

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