ELITE FREESTYLE HAPKIDO ASSOCIATION

 

 

 

WHAT IS HAPKIDO

A soft art that employs Joint Locks / Destructions , Throws , Acu Points/ nerve strikes , takedowns ,multiple attackers, Punches ,Kicks ,Grappling ,Counters , and Holds,on the ground self defense .weapons disarm .

Weapons like cane ,stick, short stick ,rope, knife, gun , sword ,and every day modern weapons

 HAPKIDO IS A WELL ROUNDED MARTIAL ARTS SCIENCE

HAPKIDO TEACHES LIFE SKILLS FROM BOTH STANDUP TO GROUND FIGHTING .

 HAPKIDO IS A 100 % SELF - DEFENSE MARTIAL ARTS


NO KATA'S  / ALL HANDS ON PRACTICLE SELF DEFENSE

 

HAP MEANS COORDINATE / HARMONY

KI    MEANS ENERGY  / MERIDIANS/ACU POINTS / ENERGY AS THE SAME MANNER BLOOD FLOWS THROUGH ARTERIES AND VEINS /BREATHING TECHNIQUES .

DO  MEANS SYSTEM /THE WAY /THE PATH


The 3 principles of hapkido .

 1.Hwa - Nonresistance principle = Rlaxed .

 2.Won - Circle principle = Gaining momentum by flowing over,under and around the attacker.

 3.Yu - The water / Flexible principle = Soft adaptable strength of water .

The use of  small , half , or  big circles to redirect force .

we never meet force with force .

Hapkido teaches us to use leverage , and change bone structure  to subdue a much heavy or bigger attacker  

 

 

Hapkido

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Hapkido is a  Korean martial arts .