Five Tenets of Taekwondo
Taekwondo teaches the foundation of good sportsmanship by teaching the five core tenets.
Courtesy: Politeness and respect for others, behaving in a well-mannered and civil fashion.
Integrity: Showing good character, honestly, prudence, and decency. Behaving ethically and morally.
Perseverance: Purposefully pursuing a course of action despite of difficulty, resistance, or discouragement.
Self-Control: Keeping ones emotions, desires, and impulses in check, and exercising control in their expression.
Indomitable Spirit: The spirit that can’t be broken or conquered, the strength of spirit that comes from the knowing one’s self.