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Executing Killer Jump Front Kicks

The jump front kick is the simplest jump kick that you’ll do in taekwondo. There are no weird hip or foot movements involved to execute the kick. Jump front kicks are relatively easy to master as a result and most people have a lot of fun with them once they understand the basic dynamic of […]

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Perfecting Your Jump Side Kicks

Though similar to jump front kicks, the jump side kick is a little more risky and just slightly more complicated. What makes the jump side kick risky is the fact that you have to pivot your floor foot in the air, landing with the heel of this foot facing your target. The importance of turning the […]

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The Subtleties of the Jump Outer Crescent Kick

Some people really love doing crescent kicks. Other people don’t. When it comes to crescent kicks, the name of the game is flexibility, especially in the hips, hamstrings, and lower back. If you tend to be pretty tight in these areas, you’re going to need to stretch religiously to get things loosened up, but it’s worth […]

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