On Tuesday, October 10, our
representative and national designee of Soo Bahk Do Moo Duk Kwan® Chile, Diego Olguín Sa Bom Nim, appeared before the Technical Commission
2023 of the General Directorate of National Mobilization, a formal instance for evaluating the skills and knowledge of martial arts in Chile for operation under Law 18,356, on Weapons Control and Martial Arts.
Summary of the experiences lived in the Ko Dan Ja Shim Sa Argentina 2022.
Our Instructors traveled to participate in the event and the Moo Do Festival, sharing unforgettable moments with our Kwan Jan Nim and WMDK brothers from different parts of the world.
At the end of the Kodanja, the instructor Pablo Silva @pablosilvamdk received his 1st Dan certificate from the president of World Moo Duk Kwan, KJN H. C. Hwang, who also delivered his third dan certification to Patricio Díaz @soobahkdopatagonia.
After the Kodanja, the Moo Do Festival took place, with seminars on November 9, and a tournament on November 10, where the instructor Sebastian Atal also attended along with the students Santiago Cabrera and Luciano Ávila, they were able to enjoy, participate and demonstrate a high level , with the following locations:
Diego Olguín: 3rd Dan category.
1st place hyungs.
3rd place deryun.
Pablo Silva: 1st Dan category
3rd place shapes
Congratulations to our instructors and students for their great experience.
By H. C. Hwang Kwan Jang Nim
The five Moo Do values: History, Tradition, Philosophy, Discipline/Respect and Technique are the backbone of our proud Moo Do identity. These values coexist interdependently with each element, strengthening the meaning of the other four. When we apply the Moo Do values to our daily training, we become stronger not only as practitioners, but also as individuals who exert a positive influence within our society. I am confident that this discussion of our five Moo Do values will help Moo Duk Kwan® practitioners to include them in all aspects of their lives as basic action items in their behaviors, rather than just concepts to talk about.
Under the guidance of Francisco Rafael Blotta (7th Dan #29030) Francisco Rafael Blotta Sa Bom Nim developed the Regional seminar with a focus on