In Memory of Hazel

Unfortunately, we have some devastating news. A few weeks ago, Hazel from Cheol Taekwondo Academy passed away at the age of 14. We would like to share our condolences with Hazels family and friends at this extremely difficult time. This has been a real loss for all of the coaches and members at Cheol Taekwondo…

Club Assistance Pack Update (Edition 21)

We are now publishing version 21 of our Covid-19 Club Assistance Pack which you can download below: v21_Club_Assist_Pack-17.12.20 This is packed full of tips regarding potential support from government sources. Keep safe, keep strong and do what you can! Updates to the Club Assistance Pack RETURN TO COACHING GUIDANCE – INDOORS AND OUTDOORS ENGLAND IN SUMMARY…

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Data Collection & Monitoring

The collection and monitoring of equality information is one of the most vital and strategic tools in understanding the diversity of our workforce, customers and service users and identifying under representation and gaps. Equality information can also allow us to understand the impact our activities have on the different sections of the community we serve and monitor the outcomes of any…

Thank you Sarah Farthing and Mark Ford!

This week we would like to celebrate both Sarah Farthing and Mark Ford, who have both been nominated by their members for our ‘Support Your Coach’ campaign as a thank you for their hard work and commitment during 2020! First up, we have Sarah Farthing from Taekwondo Cymru!     “I would like to nominate Sarah…

New Martial Art Department Roles Announced

British Taekwondo are delighted to announce today the launch of our new volunteer led Martial Art Performance Department after months of consultation and refinement. We are now looking for talented and experienced British Taekwondo member enthusiasts to join our departmental team, to develop and deliver a long-term strategy for growth, providing technical excellence and participation…

BT Workshop Presentations 5th December

Thank you to everybody who attended the BT Workshops on Saturday 5th December. For those who were unable to attend, or would like to re-watch any of the presentations, we have uploaded the entire workshop onto our YouTube channel! The presentations given during this workshop were to share the substantial work that has been going on…

New British Taekwondo Event Health & Safety Plans

Dear BT Members, I was appointed by British Taekwondo as their ‘Member Health and Safety Adviser’ earlier this year. As well as being a NEBOSH qualified Health and Safety (H&S) Consultant I am also a 45-year Taekwondo veteran, therefore I understand the issues we have as participants, Instructors, Players, Coaches and Referees. I will use…

Online 2020 World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships Update

As the Online 2020 World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships enters the final week of competition, we are pleased to announce that Peter Johnson; 2016 World Bronze medallist and 2019 European Bronze medallist, has made it into the live final of the Male Under-65 category!  This final will take place this Friday 11th December from around midday where…

Thank you Salam Abdul!

This week we would like to celebrate Salam Abdul, from Welsh Taekwondo Dragons, who has been nominated by his members for our ‘Support Your Coach’ campaign as a thank you for his hard work and commitment during 2020! Below are a few messages we have received thanking Abdul for his support this year!   “I…

Club Assistance Pack Update (Edition 20)

We are now publishing version 20 of our Covid-19 Club Assistance Pack which you can download below: v20_Club_Assist_Pack-04.12.20 This is packed full of tips regarding potential support from government sources. Keep safe, keep strong and do what you can! Updates to the Club Assistance Pack: RETURN TO COACHING GUIDANCE – INDOORS AND OUTDOORS ENGLAND The Westminster…

Meet our 2019/2020 Para Poomsae Squad!

Hi Everybody, Today marks International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2020. To celebrate, we thought we would take this time to introduce you all to some of our National Para-Poomsae Squad members, and share some of their amazing achievements! Please take the time to get to know our Para-Poomsae squad, who you will be seeing…