Coaches Appointed to GB Cadet Programme

The planning for the 2018 GB Cadet programme has taken a big step forward this month with the appointment of three new coaches. Following a great response and interview process we are excited to announce that the following coaches have been appointed to the programme: Kathy Hook (Ultimate Taekwondo) Daniel Flesher (Lion Taekwondo) Ben Shaw…

TALENT ID and PARA GB Squad Selection Dates

Below is the British Taekwondo GB-PARA Poomsae Squad Selection Procedure 2018: NT-2018 PARA Squad Selection Procedure PARA For more information please contact Master Gemma Biescas: gemma.biescas@britishtaekwondo.org    

British Taekwondo Activity Report and Update

After a thorough review process, the move to Manchester from Mansfield has now been completed and the Manchester office is now operational. British Taekwondo would also like to welcome our new staff members Rhiannon Prestige and James Docherty who will be based in Manchester. Rhiannon is taking the lead on membership and James is Development…

“The LEGO® NINJAGO® Movie” DVD Competition Winners Announced

Thank you to all who entered the British Taekwondo “The LEGO® NINJAGO® Movie” DVD competition. We had a great response but could only randomly select FIVE winners and they are: Stephen Gibbons (TCGB Overton Taekwondo) Nathan Everington-Bennett (NTC Omac UK) Joanne Scorer (WTA Golden Falcon TKD) Jane White (Chi Taekwondo Lanchester) Martin Mindov (UTF Legacy…

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British Taekwondo Emergency First Aid Course

British Taekwondo is delighted to offer an Emergency First Aid at Work course to our Members across the country. All British Taekwondo Instructors/Members are welcome to attend the First Aid course, which will be booked on a first come, first served basis. The course will be delivered by Tony Umpleby and will include some specific…

Peter Adamsons Appointed by World Taekwondo Europe

We are delighted to announce that Peter Adamsons (Scorpion Taekwondo) has been appointed as Vice-Chairman of the World Taekwondo Europe Games Committee for a four-year term. Peter’s role will see him working with the Chairman to coordinate all matters regarding taekwondo games and championships within WTE. Congratulations and Good Luck in your new role Peter.

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Revise Dan Grade Promotions for British Taekwondo Clubs

REVISED DAN GRADING PROMOTIONS One month before a British Taekwondo club Dan grade promotion the host club must register the Dan grade promotion as an event with British Taekwondo. Email events@britishtaekwondo.org. Listing the venue, date and times and names of the panel members. A panel of examiners must preside over the examination. The lead examiner…

REPORT – The French Open Poomsae Championships 20-21 January

On 20th and 21st, January was The French Open Poomsae Championships which was an A-Class Competition.  This was the first poomsae event of the year and was host to very high standard judges and European/World level competitors. Large categories saw players with over 60 competitors against them, and for many of the new GB Squad members,…

The 2018 GB Cadet Programme

Our Mission ‘TO CREATE A QUALITY FOUNDATION OF EXPECTATIONS, OPPORTUNITIES AND POSITIVE EXPERIENCES FOR OUR COACHES AND YOUNG CADET ATHLETES’ Core Values   Wider Squad Sessions All the squad sessions will take place at the GB National Centre, Manchester National Taekwondo Centre Ten Acres Sports Complex Ten Acres Lane Manchester M40 2SP Dates (more to…

National Dan Gradings – Dates Announced

The dates have now been confirmed for the British Taekwondo National Dan Gradings to take place at the Kang Han Combat Academy, Hucknall, Nottingham. Sunday 22nd April 2018 Sunday 23rd September 2018