Instructions for a Taekwondo Pressing Block (or Nulleo Makgi)

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Instructions for a Taekwondo Pressing Block (or Nulleo Makgi)

This page will teach you how to do a Taekwondo Pressing Block. In Korean, this technique is known as Nulleo Makgi. This blocking technique is used in Taekwondo sparring, self-defense, etc.

For more blocking instructions, please visit the main Taekwondo Blocks section.

Details for a Taekwondo Pressing Block

According to the Kukkiwon World Taekwondo Headquarters, the Taekwondo pressing block is a "blocking technique of pressing downward against the assailant’s attack. This is a skill of blocking the assailant's attack aimed at the stomach by pressing the defender's hand down from the chest level to the lower body. The Outside Wrist, Palm Heel, Hand Blade, etc. can be employed."

References

  1. Kukkiwon World Taekwondo Headquarters, Taekwondo Techniques, http://www.kukkiwon.or.kr/front/pageView.action?cmd=/eng/information/taekwondoSkill2, Added - 05/04/14



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