Are you using the internet safely?

Hi Everybody, Today we celebrate Safer Internet Day. The global theme for this year is “Together for a better internet” and the UK is focussing on: An internet we trust: exploring reliability in the online world. The campaign focuses on how we can know what to trust online, whilst supporting young people to question, challenge…

Time to Talk Day 2021

Today, Thursday February 4th 2021, marks ‘Time to Talk Day’. It is time to start those small conversations about mental health to help remove the stigma surrounding it. We can all acknowledge that the pandemic has had, and is still having, a big impact on people’s mental health. For more information on how to get…

Mental Health Awareness Online Course (revised 27th Jan)

Over the past year we have rolled out a Safeguarding course and Welfare Officer Training. Throughout this time a number of you have asked for a course on mental health awareness, and therefore we wanted to let you all know about this amazing offer! The charity Mind have put together an online course with UK…

Your Future Strategy needs Your Photos!

Hi Everybody, Following the introduction to our 10-year strategy given in December, an exceptional response to the member and coach consultation survey and great engagement with the first of our two interactive Zoom sessions, we are busy incorporating your feedback and shaping the final version of our strategy. The next step in the process will…

A Reminder to Coaches – Your Club needs a Welfare Officer

Dear British Taekwondo Coaches, I hope you’re all well and doing what you can to get through this lockdown. I’m still missing the names of welfare officers for a number of clubs (many thanks to those who have already sent the details through). I appreciate clubs are not running as normal at the moment (fingers…

British Taekwondo Para Poomsae Talent Development & PPNST

Following the selection of the 2021 Para Poomsae Squad, British Taekwondo High Performance Para Coaches are seeking to build the Para-Taekwondo programme.  The event on Saturday 30th January 2021 will provide high class poomsae training for established and new squad members as well as provide a further entry point for new para taekwondo students. The training…

Shape the Future – Join our Technical Departments!

As we head into what we hope will be a year of recovery and great opportunities, British Taekwondo is looking for talented and experienced British Taekwondo members to join our technical department teams, to help develop and deliver a long-term strategy for growth, technical excellence, and participation opportunities for our membership. These volunteer roles are…

Congratulations to the Future Strategy Survey Prize Winners!

We would like to thank everyone who has responded to the Future Strategy Survey, we had an excellent return and your feedback is already being reviewed, helping to shape the way we move British Taekwondo forward. We would like to take this opportunity to remind you that we will also be hosting two interactive Zoom…

British Taekwondo Zoom Open Poomsae Talent Development Seminar

Following the success of the last Poomsae Open Talent Development Session in November 2020, and the recent selections for the 2021 GB Poomsae Team, we now invite all BT Members blue belt and above to attend a Talent Development Seminar on Sunday 7th February 2021. Despite the current situation with the global pandemic, our performance…

British Taekwondo National Poomsae and Para Poomsae Squad Announcement

We have some exciting news to share! Following a vigorous selection process over the festive season, British Taekwondo are pleased to announce the National Poomsae Squad for 2021. More than 200 athletes took part in the selection event held with our national high performance coaching team, due to the pandemic and national lockdown this was held…

Latest Covid & Club Assistance Pack Update (Edition 22)

Dear BT Members, We hope you all had a nice time over the Christmas and New Year break and would like to update you all on some of the lockdown changes since our last update. Given the latest tightening of COVID restrictions by each of the home nation governments, the following changes have been made…