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Definition of the noun Hapkido

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noun

  1. An eclectic Korean martial art founded by Young Sul Choi, a student of Daitō-ryū Aiki-jūjutsu.

Specialised definition of the noun Hapkido

Glossary of sports

a Korean martial art that emphasises control of the opponent (2006. Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)

Film

"Hapkido" aka Lady Kung Fu is a 1972 Hong Kong film directed by Huang Feng, starring Angela Mao, Carter Wong and Sammo Hung. It was released by Golden Harvest. It was digitally re-mastered and restored by Hong Kong Legends in 2006.

Writings

  1. "Hapkido" is a book by Scott Shaw.
  2. "Hapkido" a.k.a. "Hapkido the Integrated Fighting Art" is a book by Robert K. Spear.

Miscellanea

Hapkido is a dynamic and highly eclectic Korean martial art. It is a form of self-defense that employs joint locks, grappling and throwing techniques of other martial arts, as well as kicks, punches, and other striking attacks. There is also the use of traditional weapons, including knife, sword, rope, jool bong, cane, short stick, and middle-length staff which vary in emphasis depending on the particular tradition examined.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Hapkido

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Google previewTool Box Hapkido (2011)

by Frank Fedele

Hapkido is a large art with a variety of strikes, kicks, throws and locks. These particular portions of the art are considered hard side training because they emphasize force and power. In short, they have a hard impact to your opponent.

Google previewDrawing Manga Martial Arts Figures (2007)

by Masaki Nishida

Hapkido is a selF»deFensive martial drt From Korea. It uses weapons, throws, kicks, hits, and nerve pressure ...

Google previewMILITARY HAPKIDO DAN GUM SUL KNIFE COMBATIVES

by GUS MICHALIK

HAPKIDO. Hapkido is a dynamic and also eclectic Korean martial art. It is a form of self-defense that employs joint locks, techniques of other martial arts, as well as kicks, punches, and other striking attacks. There is also the use of weapons.

Google previewMartial Arts Revealed (2003)

Benefits, Problems, and Solutions by Jamie Seabrook

Hapkido means the “art of coordinating power.” It offers a combination oflinear and circular movements, and utilizes various techniques from Tang Soo Do and Tae Kyon. Hapkido has its roots in Tae Kwon Do, although its greater use of ...

Google previewJust Peace (2009)

A Message of Hope by Mattie J.T. Stepanek, Jimmy Carter

Hapkido is a Korean martial art that means the way of combining the power of body, mind, and spirit for our world...

Google previewL.A. Outlaws (2009)

by T. Jefferson Parker

hapkido is a deeply vicious martial art — you break bones and dislocate joints and gouge eyes and crush windpipes and smash testicles in about the time it takes to unlock a car with a key fob. Of course for sparring at the black-belt level you ...

Google previewThe Way to Black Belt (2015)

A Comprehensive Guide to Rapid, Rock-Solid Results by Lawrence A. Kane

Hapkido is a Korean martial art that uses punches, kicks , and throws with joint locks. Hapkido is also known for it aerial displays of throwing, ...

Google previewPrinciples of Manual Sports Medicine (2005)

by Steven J. Karageanes

Hapkido is a Korean martial art very similar to aikido (Japanese) that includes kicks and hand strikes. The study of Tai Chi Chuan is unique in the sense that it marks the historical meeting of many centuries of Taoist study known as Chi Kung ...

Google previewTuttle Dictionary Martial Arts Korea, China & Japan (2012)

by Daniel Kogan, Sun-Jin Kim

[Hapkido] jumping inside-leg penetrating kick ddwieo ap chagi (K) [ Taekwondo] jumping front kick ddwieo ap dollyeo chagi (K) [Taekwondo] jumping roundhouse kick ddwieo apggumchi chagi (K) [Hapkido] jumping ball-of-the-foot ...

Google previewMartial Arts of the World: An Encyclopedia of History and Innovation [2 volumes] (2010)

An Encyclopedia of History and Innovation by Thomas A. Green, Joseph R. Svinth

Nearly all Hapkido organizations have adopted a hierarchy of ascending student (guep) ranks numbering ten through one and usually assigned a belt color indicative of rank. Individuals committed to continued study, following completion of ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Martial Arts Movies (1995)

by Bill Palmer, Karen Palmer, Ric Meyers

Hapkido (1972). (Lady Kung Fu). Pro.

Google previewDictionary of the Future (2002)

The Words, Terms, and Trends That Define the Way We'll Live, Work, and Talk by Faith Popcorn, Adam Hanft

As the Wall Street Journal put it, combat hapkido “gives the weaker and creakier members of society a fighting chance.” There is nothing polite or elegant about combat hapkido; as the Journal describes the teachings ...

Google previewSports web encyclopaedia (2005)

KARATE FOR CHRIST KARATE FOR CHRIST INTERNATIONAL is a world wide outreach teaching Christian martial arts, Karate, judo, jujitsu, aikido, kido, hapkido, shotokan, Yoshikai...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Republic of Korea (2015)

by James E. Hoare

Hapkido : Korean Art of Self-Defense. Los Angeles, Calif.: Ohara Publications, 1974. Horne, John, and Wolfram Manzenreiter, eds. Japan, Korea and the 2002 World Cup ...

Google previewThe Illustrated Encyclopedia of Body-mind Disciplines (1999)

by Nancy Allison

COUNTRY MARTIAL ART India China Korea Japan Okinawa Islands Indonesia Philippines Thailand Africa, then Brazil USA kalarippayattu, thang-ta t'ai chi ch'iian, wing chun, pa kua, Hung-gar taekwondo, hapkido. tang soo do, ...

Google previewStar Struck: An Encyclopedia of Celebrity Culture (2010)

by Sam Riley

was actor Tom Laughlin, who played the character Billie Jack, half white, half Native American; a hapkido master; and a former Green Beret. Chuck Norris, who actually was part ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature (2005)

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Even in harder styles like hapkido this means joining with your opponent's intentions, whether to ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of English (2010)

by Angus Stevenson

hapkido / ˌhapkiːˈdəʊ/ 7noun [mass noun] a Korean martial art characterized by kicking and circular movements. – origin Korean, literally 'way of coordinated energy'. hapless ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Asian American Folklore and Folklife [3 volumes] (2010)

by Jonathan H. X. Lee, Kathleen M. Nadeau

Another traditional Korean martial art was Yusul, a form similar to Jujitsu, the precursor to modern Hapkido and Subyeokchigi that involves breaking wood, stone, and metal with bare hands. The history of Korean martial arts is constantly ...

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