Fundraising frenzy grants £80k to grass roots sports clubs

Children’s Football, Diving, Dancing, Taekwondo and Skating clubs across South Yorkshire are celebrating a share of an £80,000 grant fund raised from the Cash for Kids Charity Sports Challenge. The funds have been granted to nine local clubs helping children from low-income families and disadvantaged backgrounds, which will be spent on kit, equipment, facilities and…

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RECRUITMENT – British Taekwondo CEO Announcement

British Taekwondo are delighted to announce that Shirley Stapleton has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of British Taekwondo Control Board (WTF) Ltd with immediate effect.  The long process of advertising and interviewing of candidates to replace the current temporary COO position that Ms Stapleton had held since the last AGM finally…

The Hub of Knowledge – Week 6

Top Tip for Instructors When adding new members to The Hub, if they are not family members, they must be added under the ‘Members’ section and not the ‘My Members’ section. New members who do not have their own individual email address should be created by lead instructors under ‘Members’, ‘Create Members’ using a unique username in an…

The Hub of Knowledge – Week 5

Instructor’s Top Tip To tidy up your expired members list in The Hub, why not use the ‘Remove’ button. This will remove the members from your member list but will not delete them from our main database.   Should you have any questions or need any help regarding ‘The Hub’ please email: thehub@britishtaekwondo.org

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UPDATE – British Taekwondo Recruitment

Over the past weeks, we have advertised for key positions within British Taekwondo. We have had a great response with 20 applicants to the Chief Executive Officer role, 5 for Technical Director position and 30 for the Non-Executive Directors roles. Mike Miller (Chair) of the World Olympians Association and former Head of BBC Sport and…

The Hub of Knowledge – Week 4

Instructors Top Tip: To save time when searching on The Hub, right click the action buttons and press ‘Open link in new tab’, this will enable you to return to the original tab to continue with your search. For example: If you go to ‘Members’, ‘List Members’, search for a member’s name and click ‘Profile’,…

The Hub of Knowledge – Week 3

Top Tip: If a membership number is not appearing for a member/instructor in The Hub, click on their downloadable certificate. This will generate one for them. For members, downloadable certificates can be found on their profile page to the right of their BT Membership Expiry date, see photo as example below:   For instructors, downloadable…

REPORT – Bluewave 2nd Open Poomsae Championships

Bluewave was honored to be able to host its 2nd Open Poomsae Championships in Basingstoke – Sunday 3rd June 2018.  It was held at the prestigious Hampshire Court, which proved to be an ideal venue, with four rings, a warm up area and plenty of space for spectators.  With the competition full within a few…

British Taekwondo Level 2 Referee Course

Saturday 7th July 2018 – 9:30am-4:30pm Tottenham Green Leisure Centre, 1 Philip Lane, London, N15 4JA Open to all British Taekwondo members. This is a Centre Referee qualification and will include a written and practical test. Course cost is £25.00. Please register your interest at: Referees@BritishTaekwondo.org

British Taekwondo’s Chairman’s Forum

British Taekwondo’s Chairman’s Forum on Saturday 16 June 2018 has regrettably been cancelled.  This is due to Jon Smith the Chairman being unable to attend due to unforeseen family matters. Although extremely short notice we are, however, able to offer an alternative date and location being this Wednesday 13 June at 6pm to 8pm in…

Condolences – Usman Dildar

British Taekwondo would like to offer their sincere condolences to our Vice President Usman Dildar on the sad loss of his sister. At times like this the world of Taekwondo come together to support our own family. Our thoughts and prayers of support are with you Usman. May our community strength support you at this…

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British Taekwondo Recruitment Notice

British Taekwondo Technical Director British Taekwondo has embarked on a significant strategic and organisation transformational programme and it is reshaping the manner in which it delivers support and services to its membership and instructor community. As part of this programme BT is restructuring the management team and introducing a Technical Director into the executive leadership…