US 9,808,693 B2
Kicking and punching apparatus
Dan DeLaRosa, Coral Springs, FL (US)
Filed by Dan DeLaRosa, Coral Springs, FL (US)
Filed on Sep. 11, 2015, as Appl. No. 14/756,504.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/071,011, filed on Sep. 12, 2014.
Prior Publication US 2016/0074729 A1, Mar. 17, 2016
Int. Cl. A63B 69/34 (2006.01); A63B 69/00 (2006.01)
CPC A63B 69/004 (2013.01) [A63B 69/34 (2013.01); A63B 2244/10 (2013.01)] 18 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A taekwondo apparatus comprising:
a padded portion designed to look like an Olympic sport taekwondo chest protector and simulate a body, said padded portion comprises a connection device; and
a paddle having two opposing ends, a first end comprises a rigid, elongated handle extending away from a second padded end which is designed to look like an Olympic sport helmet, wherein in a first use position, at least a portion of said rigid, elongated handle of said paddle is attached to said padded portion using said connection device and the apparatus is configured to look like a head and body of an Olympic sport taekwondo opponent, wherein in a second use position, said paddle is detached from said padded portion and said rigid, elongated handle is configured to be held by a holder and said padded end of said paddle is configured to be kicked by an athlete.