How & Why You Bow In Martial Arts

Bowing in any martial art is a sign of respect and should be a sincere slow bow. It is sometimes more disrespectful to bow incorrectly than to not bow at all as this is a sign that you do not understand the reason behind the gesture. Some martial arts may differ but in Taekwondo you must always be in attention position when you bow. So make sure you have no gaps between your feet and your hands are placed smartly at the sides of your body. From your waist bend 45 degrees and lower your eyes to the floor. Hold the position for a split second before coming back to your original standing position. Things to remember when bowing: Bow from attention position with your feet touching. Looking at yo

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