Kyorugi Next Generation Legacy Programme

We are pleased to announce another exciting opportunity for British Taekwondo members. With the recent success of the GB Team athletes at the 2019 Manchester World Taekwondo Championships on 15 – 19th May 2019… 3 X Gold Medals: Bradly Sinden Jade Jones Bianca Walkden 1 X Bronze Medal: Aaliyah Powell British Taekwondo are committed to…

Cadet World Championships Squad Selection

British Taekwondo are pleased to announce that the following athletes have been selected to represent Great Britain at the 2019 Cadet World Championships, in Tashkent, Uzbekistan from 7th August – 10th August:   Female -29kg    Mia Hadfield (WLM) -37kg    Niamh Ryan (Premier) -47kg    Beth Christy (Manchester Aces) -51kg    Emily Clark (Liverpool…

British Taekwondo Office Hours 14th – 20th May 2019

The British Taekwondo office will be closed from 2pm on Tuesday 14th May until 9am on Monday 20th May, due to British Taekwondo’s involvement in the 2019 Manchester World Championships. Emails will be monitored remotely during these dates, but we may not be able to respond as quickly as usual. We will also endeavour to…

REPORT – European Poomsae Championship 2019

In April 2019 the 14th European Poomsae Championships took place in Antalya, Turkey. With additionally athletes qualifying via the Presidents Cup, the 3-day event was one of the biggest and most competitive Europeans ever held with 541 athletes from 26 countries. With a very short notice for the event, the team of 39 athletes was selected…

British Taekwondo Easter Weekend Office Hours

The British Taekwondo office will be closed from 15.30 on Thursday 18th April until 09.00 on Tuesday 23rd April, due to the Easter break. We hope you all have a great Easter weekend ! BT Staff

GB Taekwondo confirm strong squad for World Championships

Four teenagers are among five GB Taekwondo fighters chosen to make their senior World Championship debuts alongside big hitters, Bianca Walkden, Jade Jones and Mahama Cho in Manchester next month. Three of the quartet, Aaliyah Powell (Huddersfield), Jordyn Smith (Falkirk) and Rebecca McGowan (Dumbarton), have succeeded previously at world age group level and won’t be…

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Update from British Taekwondo Interim Chair Jonny Cowan

 Following the recent update from the Board, we have continued to work hard to put key things in place as we take British Taekwondo forward. Over the last three months, the Board and office team have fully reviewed operations, and have analysed what the organisation needs to enhance the support for clubs, instructors, members, events,…

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British Taekwondo Recruitment

CEO Location – Office based in Manchester Contract type – Full time Closing date – 12pm, Friday 19 April 2019 Interview date – 2 May 2019 in Manchester Job Description Hours: 37.5 hours per week Salary: £50-60K per annum (dependent on experience) BT-Recruitment CEO 2019 How to apply All correspondence, including any questions you may have, as well as…

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Board Update

In the last 2 months we have been extremely busy picking up business matters following some difficult but necessary decisions and though wanted to, could not communicate sooner. With this message being the first, we hope to make more updates as a regular feature and organisational overviews in an open, honest and transparent manner. The…

The Cadet World Championships 2019 Selection Criteria

Cadet World Championships 2019 – TASHKENT, UZEBEKISTAN – AUGUST The Cadet World Championships selection criteria / selection procedure is now available. Please see below selection criteria and selection procedure application process: CATEGORY A B C CADET   2018 Cadet European Championships   All G-Class Events (January 2019 Onwards)   2018 National Championships  Time line of…

British Taekwondo Official Poomsae Open Seminar

You can now register on line for the following BT Official Poomsae Open Seminar and Talent ID events – with payment made on the day. BT Official Poomsae Open Seminar (Falkirk) – Application Form Date: Sunday, 14th April 2019 Time: 13:00 – 16:00 Venue: Carronshore Community Centre, Main Street, Carronshore, Falkirk, FK2 8EX Coach(s): Grandmaster David…

Come take part in the Opening Ceremony and Medal Ceremonies

As an important part of Taekwondo community, we’d like to invite you and your club members to take part in the Opening Medal Ceremonies at the World Taekwondo Championships taking place at the Manchester Arena from 15-19th May 2019.  Over 5 days the world’s best athletes will arrive in Manchester and fight it out to be…