Online Safeguarding Training Module is now LIVE

Message to all British Taekwondo Lead Instructors: Hopefully you should have all now received an email from Educare with your link to our online Safeguarding training module! If you have not received an email, in the first instance please check your junk folder. If you are still unable to find the email, please contact Rachel…

Temporary Post Arrangements

Hi Everyone, We hope you’re all doing well and staying safe. If you need to send anything to us, please could we ask that you to scan the items and email them to membership.services@britishtaekwondo.org instead, as the centre we are located in is currently closed and therefore we do not have access to our post. If…

Covid-19 Support Survey – Lead Instructors Only

Dear club instructors, As we all try to come to terms with the personal and financial implications of the Covid 19 pandemic, British Taekwondo, alongside many other governing bodies, UK Sport and Sport England /Scotland, Wales / Northern Ireland are trying to help their clubs navigate through this situation of gym closures and restrictions that…

Insurance & Online Teaching Update (Edition 5)

Hi everyone, After another unprecedented day of official government announcements, they have now asked that all gyms close, alongside other sport, leisure and recreational locations. With this in mind, all of us are looking at creative ways to help clubs and instructors keep communicating and providing a service to members through this difficult time where…

Our New Safeguarding Training and Assessment Module

Hello Everyone, I may have already spoken to some of you but for those of you that don’t know me I’m Rachel Smith and I’m your new, full time, Safeguarding & Compliance Officer. I joined in February and one of my first tasks was to work with James, our development and coach education officer, to…

CORONAVIRUS IMPACTS (Edition 4)

BT office As the full impact of the measures taken by government to control the spread of the Covid19 virus start to take effect, we wanted to reassure instructors and members that it’s business as usual at BT head office and we are here to advise and support clubs where we can. Our membership services department…

Current Network Issues

Hi Everyone, We would like to make you all aware that we are operating business as usual, all British Taekwondo staff are working their regular hours. However, there currently seems to be network issues which are beyond our control. If you are unable to get through to us on our landline, please contact us by…

CORONAVIRUS (COVID19) UPDATE (Edition 3)

British Taekwondo has taken the decision to suspend all NGB Taekwondo activity for an indefinite period due to the Coronavirus outbreak.  All dates for future NGB competitions and dan gradings will be subject to change dependent on government advice. Our decision follows careful analysis of the advice issued by the UK Government and regular BT…

Event Cancellation update

EVENT CANCELLATIONS –  UPDATE As most of you will be aware, the current situation and updated government advice today regarding Coronavirus (COVID19) has meant a number of events have been cancelled or postponed. This has impacted significantly on Taekwondo event activity domestically, with the following events now being called off:   Cancelled events 21st March…

National Kyorugi Championships 2020

We can now confirm the exciting news that this year’s National Kyorugi Championships will be held in the amazing Copperbox Arena, on the Olympic Park in London over the weekend of the 14th & 15th November 2020. This great venue was the location of the biggest Nationals we ever held in 2016, with 10 courts…

CORONAVIRUS (COVID19) UPDATE (Edition 2)

As you are probably already aware, the situation regarding the Covid19 outbreak and measures introduced by our government and other countries further afield, has significantly impacted on Taekwondo related events and activity. In the first instance, we would advise that anyone planning to attend National Squad training sessions or similar type events should check with…

Kyorugi Next Generation Legacy Programme Cancelled

We are sorry to announce that the Next Generation Legacy Programme for British Taekwondo Children and Cadets, which was scheduled to take place on Sunday 22nd  March 2020 has been cancelled We will publish updates to this initiative as the Covid19 situation becomes clearer in the weeks ahead. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. Should you have any…