News round-up – January 2022

Here’s a wrap-up of the news from the last month.

Ladybarn Primary School Taekwondo Students visit the National Taekwondo Centre

60 students from Ladybarn Primary School in Withington, Manchester recently visited the National Taekwondo Centre in Manchester as part of their ongoing Taekwondo training. Read more…Ladybarn Primary School Taekwondo Students visit the National Taekwondo Centre


British Taekwondo’s new Assistant Coach Award

The Assistant Coach Award launched on the 24th January and has seen a number of members signing-up and getting their learning underway.

British Taekwondo Coach Education Pathway 2022

You can find out more, view the BT Assistant Coach Award prospectus and watch the first webinar in this news item.


New appointments at British Taekwondo

British Taekwondo has appointed two new members of staff to the team and created a new development role.

Dafydd Rowlands has joined as the Development Manager.

James Docherty has moved to a new role as Manchester Development Officer.

Richard Gottfried has joined as the Marketing, Digital & Media Manager.

Read more…


More British Success at World Taekwondo Poomsae Open Challenge

Congratulations to Peter Johnson who took another World Gold medal in the WT World Grand Final virtual challenge.

Peter Johnson at the World Taekwondo Poomsae Open Challenge

In an earlier series of WT online events held throughout 2021 Peter took Gold in the U70 Male division. Read more


It’s been a nice start to the New Year and here’s to a happy, healthy and prosperous 2022 for everyone in the world of taekwondo.

If you have any news, events, updates, blogs, comments or suggestions please get in touch with Richard Gottfried, Marketing, Digital & Media Manager via or 07706 342156.