Training rules

Modesty, perseverance, self control, indomitable spirit

Eum Yang’s club creed

  • We shall effectively make use of our lives, bodies and intelligence to the utmost.
  • We shall always respect our parents, elders and teachers.
  • We shall always think what is right and true.
  • We shall always be honest, co-operative, kind and helpful.
  • We shall do our best to heed modesty, self control, and social ethics with confidence.
  • We shall be loyal.

Do jang rules

  • Do jang (training hall) is a place of discipline, a place to learn and practice the fundamentals of korean martial arts.
  • To show respect for the do jang, students must bow when entering and leaving do jang.

Respect for sabum nim

  • Students should treat the instructor (sabum nim) with respect at all times.
  • Address instructor “mr” or “miss “.
  • When you are called answer “yes sir” or “yes miss”.
  • Student will bow when approaching an instructor/master.
  • Do not approach the instructor/master with trivial matters.

General conduct

  • Arrive at least 5 minutes prior to the commencement of class.
  • Sloppiness in training is unacceptable. Be attentive and alert.
  • Talking during class should be kept to a minimum.
  • No alcohol should be consumed before training.
  • No smoking in do jang.
  • No smoking while in do bok ( uniform ).
  • Degrading of fellow students is not allowed.
  • Degradation of this art is not allowed by misuse or showing off.
  • Learn the basic training commands.
  • Attend regular classes.

Health and safety

  • Toe and fingernails must be well clipped.
  • Make sure of your personal cleanliness before class.
  • Make sure your do bok (uniform) is washed and ironed.
  • No jewellery or body piercings should be worn during training.
  • Food should not be consumed within 1 hour of training.
  • Contact sparring is not permitted unless instructor is present.