The Rope Dart is one of the most thrilling weapons of Kung Fu. A metal dart is fixed to fifteen feet of rope, adorned with a silk tassel. Practitioners wield the Rope Dart with a deceptive series of spins and slipknots allowing them to fling the weapon in any direction. In the right hands, the Rope Dart is as lethal as it is spectacular. In this video, you will learn the secrets of Rope Dart from one of its leading proponents, Donald Hyun Kiolbassa. Donald will walk you step-by-step through all of the basics, and then reveal the methods behind the spectacular tricks.
Donald Hyun Kiolbassa has won several national championships with his Rope Dart technique. He studied extensively in Asia, having trained at the famous Kookiwon, the World Tae Kwon Do Headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, as well as the Shijingshan School of Physical Education in Beijing, China. He was under the direct tutelage of such renowned masters as Kim Su Han, Tian Hai Hong, Hong-Chao Zhang, Daniel Pesina and Manuel Marquez. In 2006, Donald was among the very first Tiger Claw Elite Grand Champions.