Gumdo - Korean Sword (Modern Swordsman)

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Gumdo Class

Gumdo

Learn the Timeless Art of Moojung gumdo

Join the Gumdo students at the Oriental Martial Arts College and learn the timeless art of the Korean sword. You will experience a challenging yet safe environment where you will learn how to spar as well as properly handle your sword. Even if you have no martial art experience, this course is open to you and your family.

A Terrific Way to Promote General Health

Our students tell us the classes are fun and go very quickly. Gumdo Sparring It is great exercise, with the human touch instead of exercise machines. One of our students told us, “You will pick up skills you can use in everyday life, such as balance, discipline, confidence, and self-defense.” Another of them comments, “It is simply impossible to think about anything else while doing this Art. The workday stress vanishes. I find myself frequently astonished at the speed with which I forget why I was worked up in the first place.”

What You Will Experience

Gumdo Steel Sword Block

We start students with the traditional Jook Do (Bamboo Sword), or training sword and progress from there. For sparring, we use padded weapons. These allow us to swat our friends or family members without injury. That is the cool part. Any stress or tension goes away completely. We always laugh and have fun.

Don’t Delay!

You are welcome to come and watch the class held every Monday evening from 6:45 to 8:00pm, Thursday evening from 6:45 to 8:00 PM and Saturday's from 12:00 pm till 1:45 pm at our main location on Brice Rd or Tuesday evening from 7:00 to 8:30PM at our Hilliard, Nike Rd location. Don’t be surprised if everyone you bring with you wants to get in on it. Call us at 614-864-4000 for more information.

Gumdo Sparring 2

Required Equipment

  1. Bamboo Sword (Jook Do)
  2. Padded Sword
  3. Head Gear w/Face Guard
  4. Chest Protector (Hogu)

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