Monday 21st November 2011
Posted : 2011-10-26
Monday 21st November 2011: Master Hogan's 1st to 7th Degree patterns book is released. See our books section for more details
For the first time, all fifteen patterns [tul] of the Korean martial art of Taekwon-Do that are taught within the black belt syllabus of the International Taekwon-Do Federation are presented here in a single volume. This landmark book shows every sigle move of each pattern executed by the internationally renowned Taekwon-Do exponent and instructor, Master Jim Hogan. Each movement is clearly illustrated with a full-length photograph accompanied by a detailed commentary, a diagram showing the position of the move within the pattern, an overall description of the pattern, and the Korean translation for every single technique.
About the Author
Master Jim Hogan is an internationally renowned Taekwon-Do instructor who dominated the UK tournament scene in the 1980s, becoming European Champion in sparring in 1984. With over two decades of teaching experience, Master Hogan is a highly sought-after teacher and coach who has trained numerous UK, European and World Champions. Master Hogan holds the rank of 7th degree black belt. James Home, a 4th degree black belt in Taekwon-Do, is a senior student and assistant instructor of Master Jim Hogan. James has maintained a lifelong interest in martial arts and he is an enthusiastic advocate for Taekwon-Do.