British Taekwondo

Manchester move and membership platform updates…

Plans for the Head Office of British Taekwondo continue to develop quickly. New offices have now been secured within The Manchester Regional Arena that’s sits as part of the Emirates Campus site and we are hoping to start moving in during September. The build of our membership platform is also ongoing and we are on…

British Taekwondo honoured by visit of World Taekwondo President

British Taekwondo were honoured to host President Choue at their most recent Board meeting whilst on a visit to London. The meeting was an opportunity to discuss the Board’s ongoing development plans for British Taekwondo and how our organisation can contribute to the ambitions of World Taekwondo that have emerged out of the recent 2017…

British Taekwondo announce Cadet European Championship Team

After taking on the running of the British Taekwondo Cadet Performance Programme this year, British Taekwondo are delighted to announce the team of young athletes that will represent Great Britain at the upcoming European Championships in Budapest in October. The selection comes following the inaugural British Taekwondo Cadet Selection Championships, recently held at The Doncaster…

Para Poomsae Selection Criteria for the World Championships

The play-off for the Para Poomsae World Team Selection is on Saturday 9th September but please be aware the closing date for expression of interest is Saturday 26th August 2017. If any instructors have any potential paras please can they contact the following for more information about classification – potential P20 candidates need to begin…

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BT Board Meeting Minutes 16th June 2017

Minutes taken from the British Taekwondo Board Meeting 16th June 2017 Present: Jon Smith – Chair Mark Abberley – CEO Sarah Jennings Mike McKenzie Said Khelwatty BT Board Meeting Minutes 16th June 2017   

Poomase Performance Programme Dates

Following the recent well attended Poomsae sessions around the country, British Taekwondo has announced further dates across the Poomsae, Para-Poomsae and Freestyle Performance Programmes. Here are the dates for the diary:            Looking for potential P20 and P30 candidates for the forthcoming World Para Poomsae Championships in London in October.  Please…

UPDATE – National Championship Seeding League Tables

We are pleased to release the updated Seeding League tables as they stand following the Scorpion Open Championships.  We would ask all teams to check for accuracy of their own players scores and report any issues to Brian Tilley so they can be checked and corrected if required.  Brian can be emailed at brian.tilley@britishtaekwondo.org There are now…

NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS ENTRY INFORMATION

 We are pleased to release the entry information pack for this years National Championships.  We would draw your attention to a number of important changes to information previously released. (1) We have deferred the need for coaches to have completed the British TKD Level 2 Coaching course to be able to coach at this event. …

British Taekwondo Partners with Precision Hydration

British Taekwondo is delighted to announce a new partnership with Precision Hydration.   Precision Hydration works with a long list of elite athletes in combat sports and other weight categorised sports and so understands the unique hydration demands in these fields. Founder Andy Blow is a former semi-pro elite triathlete and was the Team Sports…

GB Cadet Selection Event/National Championship Seeding League Tables

GB CADET SELECTION EVENT July 9th 2017 saw the first British Taekwondo selection event in over a decade. Over a 100 Cadet athletes from clubs all over the UK came to the Doncaster Dome to compete for their chance to represent Great Britain at the 2017 European Cadet Championships to be held in October in…

GB Cadet Team Selection Championships – DRAW

The draw has been made for the GB Cadets Team Selection Championships in Doncaster. Please find below the Draw Sheets and the Match Numbers Per Team: DRAW SHEETS MATCH NUMBERS PER TEAM  

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British Taekwondo announce relocation and new strategic direction

After a period of consolidation within the organisation British Taekwondo are announcing a number of significant organisational changes that will take place within the next few months. After significant deliberation and consideration, the Board feel that the opportunity now exists to reshape the way in which we run Taekwondo and restructure how we engage with,…