We need your feedback!

Hi Everyone, We hope you are all doing well and staying safe. As you may have recently seen, we have been asking coaches and members for feedback on our current membership services department. This is simply to see where we may need to make some improvements / additions within the department. We have been asking…

Removal of PayPal from The Hub

Hi Everyone, We hope you are all keeping well and staying safe. We want to inform you of some future changes to our payment streams in the Hub, which may affect some of the services you are currently using. We have been reviewing the cost of our card payment services and found that Paypal transactions…

Today we celebrate International Youth Day

Happy International Youth Day 2020! Today we are celebrating International Youth Day, a day where we come together to acknowledge both the challenges and accomplishments of young people. We have decided to focus on 3 British Taekwondo members who have faced certain challenges throughout their taekwondo career and used this as motivation to achieve their goals. …

Kyorugi Referee Education Notice for British Taekwondo Class 1 Officials

Dear valued Class 1 National Referees, We hope you are all keeping well during this difficult time. We are excited to announce that we have received an invitation from World Taekwondo for our Senior National Kyorugi Referees to attend a WT Online Referee Education Course in the near future. This WT Online Course will be…

World Junior Championships Cancelled

As many of you will have already heard, we received the sad news earlier today that the Junior World Championships planned for Sofia, Bulgaria has been cancelled. This is really disappointing news and our hearts go out to the Junior athletes concerned, who have all trained so hard to make the team and kept training…

British Taekwondo Video Conference

Attention: Clubs & Coaches, Hi everyone, A good number of our BT clubs have managed to get back to some meaningful indoor training over the last few weeks, since reopening was permitted from the 25th July, and it’s great to see many of you “back in the gym”. We hope the “Return to Training” guidance…

The deadline is approaching for the final few department roles!

As you will all be aware, we recently launched our new volunteer led departmental structure that is looking for talented and passionate people to get involved to help us reshape the future of Sport Taekwondo, Poomsae and Martial Art activity in Great Britain. Full details of the structure and all roles currently available can be…

3 Weeks to go until the Educare deadline…

There are just 3 weeks to go until the deadline for completing the Educare Safeguarding Training.  We’re currently standing at a 56% completion rate.    We’ve had some excellent feedback about this course, so please don’t miss out! Remember, you’re going to need it if you want to do any of the future Coach Ed programmes so…

Club Assistance Pack Update (Edition 10)

We are now publishing version 10 of our Covid-19 Club Assistance Pack which you can download below: v10_Club_Assist_Pack-07.08.20 This is packed full of tips regarding potential support from government sources, how to operate outdoors, how to work effectively online and guidance on returning to training. Keep safe, keep strong and do what you can! Updates to…

2020 Event Host Meeting

Calling all Event Hosts, We are holding an Event Host Meeting on Tuesday 11th August, 4:00pm – 5:00pm. If you are a British Taekwondo Event Host, planning to hold an event in 2020, you should have received an email inviting you to this meeting. If you have not received an invite and would like to attend,…

Outdoor Training Update (6th August)

Dear Clubs and Coaches, Alongside other community sport organisations and following advice from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), Clubs and Coaches in England can now host organised outdoor coaching and training sessions for up to 30 persons including the coaches. (Clubs operating in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland should cross reference…

Return To Training Guidance Update (3rd August)

Hi Everyone, As we have all seen in recent days, the response to the Covid-19 pandemic has shifted again, as we see a worrying spike in cases in some areas, with the government re-imposing local lockdowns and postponing further relaxation measures. It’s been just over a week now since community sport clubs like Taekwondo could…