The 11th pattern in Tae Kwon Do is Po-Eun. Po-Eun is the first of three hyungs (patterns) required for advancement from 1st Degree Black Belt to 2nd Degree Black Belt in the International TaeKwon-Do Association. You "Yell" (YAH) on the first and last movement of Po-Eun.

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Question and Response Sequence For

  Instructor: Sound off!
  Student: Po-Eun of TaeKwon-Do Hyung.
  Instructor: How many movements?
  Student: 36.
  Instructor: What is Po-Eun?
  Student: The fictitious name of Chong Mong-Chu, a famous poet and pioneer in the field of physics. The foot diagram represents his loyalty to his King and country.

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