EXCLUSIVE BT MEMBERS COMPETITION – WIN MANCHESTER GRAND PRIX PASSES

*************** THIS COMPETITION HAS NOW CLOSED ***********************   Next month will see Taekwondo’s best athletes descend on Manchester to take part at the World Taekwondo Grand Prix – and we are offering you the chance to be there as part of our exciting exclusive British Taekwondo members competition !! We are delighted to be giving…

Team GB duo, Aaliyah and Sharissa, looking to follow in golden Youth Games footsteps of Jade Jones

Aaliyah Powell and Sharissa Gannaway will look to emulate the successes of Team GB’s taekwondo athletes at previous Games when they compete at the Youth Olympics in Argentina, October 6-18. Aaliyah from Huddersfield and Southampton born Sharissa, both 15, are Britain’s two taekwondo representatives at a multi-sports event that first catapulted Jade Jones to international stardom eight…

SIMPLY THE BEST: “BRILLIANT” TAEKWONDO SCOTLAND CHAMPIONSHIPS ATTRACT RECORD ENTRY

The 2018 Taekwondo Scotland Championships attracted a record entry of over 600 players and a capacity crowd over the weekend of September 1/2…and the consensus as athletes, coaches, officials, family and friends left the Ravenscraig Sports Facility was “brilliant, the best ever”. Scotland’s premier National level taekwondo competition this year attracted players from Scotland, England,…

GB CADETS SELECTION – 2018 CADET EUROPEAN TAEKWONDO CHAMPIONSHIPS

2018 CADET EUROPEAN TAEKWONDO CHAMPIONSHIPS 29.11.18 – 02.12.018 – Marina D’or – Spain The Cadet European Taekwondo Championships selection procedure is now available. In order to receive a selection pack please send an e-mail request stating: Event Name Athletes Name Full Postal Address Date of Birth Contact Telephone Number BT Membership Number Club Number Copy of…

FESTIVAL OF MANCHESTER – THANK YOU

British Taekwondo would like to say a massive thank you to everybody who helped to make our showcase at the Festival of Manchester a huge success. Kuzey Akses, Kathy Hook and Ben Shaw volunteered their time to provide some outstanding coaching sessions throughout the day and the Cadet Squad drew in the crowds with their…

Important Information for British Taekwondo Dan Grade Promotion Events

Master Neil Guest met with the Kukkiwon President and officials to discuss technical issues regarding all requirements to be met by British Taekwondo to satisfy Kukkiwon criteria as British Taekwondo is the lead awarding body for Kukkiwon certification in the UK. As a result of this very positive and constructive meeting the following criteria must…

ANNOUNCEMENT – British Taekwondo National Poomsae Championships 2018

We are delighted to announce that the British Taekwondo National Poomsae Championships 2018 will take place over the weekend of Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th December. This event will be hosted at the SportsDock UEL, University of East London, Docklands Campus, 4-6 University Way, London E16 2RD. More information will be released shortly on our website…

ENTRY INFORMATION – 2018 British Taekwondo Kyorugi National Championships

British Taekwondo are pleased to release the entry information pack for this years Kyorugi National Championships over the weekend of 27th and 28th October at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield. For the first time this year, the competition will be run using Daedo Electronic Body Protector systems and headguards and Video Review across all…

GB Poomsae Team Announced for World Championships

British Taekwondo are pleased to announce the selection of the Poomsae team that will represent Great Britain at the forthcoming World Championships in November. The 11th edition of the World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships is scheduled to be held in the city of Taipei which is located on the Island of Taiwan just off the coast…

2018 British Taekwondo Kyorugi National Championships News

Following consultation with and survey through British Taekwondo Lead Instructors a clear majority expressed a preference for the use of PSS Equipment across all competition categories at the forthcoming Kyorugi National Championships to be held at at the English Institute of Sport, Coleridge Road, Sheffield, S9 5DA over the weekend of 27 and 28 October…

Cadet Tag Team Announcement

We have a very exciting event planned for our cadet team. We have selected a team of cadets from our current squad to represent Great Britain and British Taekwondo in a tag team event at the Grand Prix in Manchester this October – just before the live broadcasting of the semis and finals of the…