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British Taekwondo National Championships 2022

Entry details for the British Taekwondo National Championships in Sheffield on the 24th and 25th September 2022. Dear Athletes, Coaches & Supporters, Building on the success of the limited return after Covid last year – British Taekwondo is thrilled to announce that the Nationals is back to its full 2-day format. The combat sport competition…

Anti-Doping Survey

Call for British Taekwondo Members to complete an Anti-Doping Survey. UK Anti-Doping has partnered with the World Anti-Doping Agency to help assess a new tool for estimating the extent of doping in the UK. It involves a short, five question anonymous survey – your responses can never be traced back to you. Completing the survey typically…

Sport Taekwondo Selection Competition Series – Event 1, Davyhulme, Manchester

Photos and results from Event 1 in the Sport Performance Department’s Selection Competition Series. The first of two ranking events for selection to the Cadet World Championships and the U21 European Championships took place at the George Carnell Leisure Centre in Davyhulme, Manchester on Sunday 29th May. 123 athletes from 44 clubs were in action…

Taekwondo Assistant Coach Award

About the British Taekwondo Assistant Coach Award. The Assistant Coach Award has been created to help all those assisting Taekwondo sessions gain invaluable knowledge and experience, whilst working alongside their club coach in a class setting as they progress through the award. All current Assistant Coaches within British Taekwondo clubs or, members who are 16…

Upcoming Events – June, July & August 2022

British Taekwondo events in June, July and August. A look at upcoming events in June, July and August. Here’s a look ahead at some of the British Taekwondo events coming up in the next few months. Poomsae Referee Courses Registration is now open for the upcoming Poomsae Referee courses in Griffithstown, Wales on Sunday 5th…

Save the date: UK Coaching Week – 6th-12th June

UK Coaching Week 2022 takes place this month. This year’s celebration of great coaching will take place between the 6th and 12th June and aims to: raise the profile of coaching. inspire people to get into coaching. empower coaches to grow their skills. Visit the UK Coaching website for more information.

Martial Art Dan Grading Seminar – May 2022

Dan Grading Update. A Martial Art Dan Grading Seminar to support the National Dan Grading in June took place at the GB Taekwondo National Centre on Sunday 29th May. The seminar covered the clear assessment criteria for Poomsae, Self-Defence & Step Sparring, Sport Sparring and breaking techniques. The seminar was delivered by an outstanding cross…

Sport Performance Department’s Selection Competition Series

Update from the Sport Performance Department’s Selection Competition Series. The first of two ranking events for selection to the Cadet World Championships and the U21 European Championships took place at the George Carnell Leisure Centre in Davyhulme, Manchester on Sunday 29th May. You can see posts and views from Ranking event 1 in this Instagram…

News round-up – May 2022

British Taekwondo’s news round-up for May 2022. Here’s a wrap-up of news, events, member stories, interviews, blogs and updates from the last month. Blogs & member stories Success with the Southampton University Taekwondo Club In this feature we find out more about Southampton University Taekwondo Club and speak with Oli Perez and Isra Ilyas about…

Trying out Taekwondo

School development activities at the 2022 European Taekwondo Championships & European Para-Taekwondo Championships. Almost 1,000 pupils from Manchester schools took part in Taekwondo activities on their visit to the 2022 European Taekwondo Championships & European Para-Taekwondo Championships at the Manchester Regional Arena. Pupils and teachers from schools in and around Manchester were invited to attend…

One week since the European Taekwondo Championships kicked-off

It’s been a week already since the since the European Taekwondo Championships & Para-European Taekwondo Championships kicked-off in Manchester. The European Taekwondo Championships & the Para-European Taekwondo Championships took place between the 19th and 22nd May 2022 and saw the best athletes from across the continent go head-to-head on UK soil for the first time…

Waterside Taekwondo Club – celebrating 30 years in 2022

A feature on the Waterside Taekwondo Club in Hampshire. As part of our 40th anniversary celebrations we’re sharing the stories of our members. In this feature we find out more about the Waterside Taekwondo Club, it’s members and successes as they celebrate their own anniversary of 30 years. Speaking with Master Colin Graves he gives…