Mental Health Awareness Week!

Hi Everybody, It is Rachel here (British Taekwondo Safeguarding Officer). I just wanted to talk to you all about Mental Health Awareness Week! The theme for this years Mental health Awareness Week has been Nature. I’m sure over the past 12 months we’ve all seen plenty of nature and have enjoyed opportunities to engage with…

Return to Training Checklist!

Hi Everybody, With a return to training well underway and restrictions loosening, we wanted to ensure all of our members and coaches are fully prepared! We have put together a checklist for both members and coaches to help you ensure all of your club admin is in place and up to date. We hope you…

Beth Munro and Matt Bush qualify spots for this summer’s Tokyo Paralympic Games!

Rookie fighter Beth Munro celebrated her first-ever international para taekwondo competition by becoming one of three GB Taekwondo fighters to qualify spots at this summer’s Tokyo Paralympic Games. The Liverpudlian newcomer will be joined in Japan by world champion, Matt Bush and world number one, Amy Truesdale. Munro, a former javelin thrower who only became…

BT Club Assistance Pack Update (12/05/21)

UPDATE: COVID GUIDANCE 19/07/2021 As pandemic restrictions ease across the Home Nations, we want to give our members, clubs and event hosts as much information and guidance as possible. Whilst this is a little complicated by the fact that each Home Nation is moving at a slightly different pace in terms of relaxation of rules,…

COVID STEP 3 CLUB GUIDANCE (No earlier than 17th May in England)

UPDATE: COVID GUIDANCE 19/07/2021 As pandemic restrictions ease across the Home Nations, we want to give our members, clubs and event hosts as much information and guidance as possible. Whilst this is a little complicated by the fact that each Home Nation is moving at a slightly different pace in terms of relaxation of rules,…

A Follow-up from our Poomsae Competition Rules Webinar

Last weekend, the Poomsae Referee Department hosted a webinar, led by Master Glen Culbert our Referee Director, covering an Introduction to Competition Poomsae Rules. This had an excellent attendance from a diverse group 35 people including coaches, competitors, parents and even some of our own referees. The webinar gave the department an opportunity to share…

NEW MARTIAL ART DEPARTMENT ROLES – DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION 28TH May!

Hi everyone , Just a quick reminder that BT are looking for passionate volunteers with strategic management and administration experience, to help design and deliver a new development structure for our clubs teaching the traditional Martial Art. The deadline for applications is 28th May – so if you want to get involved – read on…

BT Club Assistance Pack Update (21/04/21)

UPDATE: COVID GUIDANCE 19/07/2021 As pandemic restrictions ease across the Home Nations, we want to give our members, clubs and event hosts as much information and guidance as possible. Whilst this is a little complicated by the fact that each Home Nation is moving at a slightly different pace in terms of relaxation of rules,…

British Taekwondo Return To Training Support

Thank you to every coach who attended our recent Marketing Webinars. We hope you found them useful and can use the knowledge to market your club over the coming weeks. We know things are difficult right now, but hopefully as restrictions lift you will be able to build back your members with the help of…

Register Now for our next Open Poomsae Talent Development Session!

Following on from the success of previous sessions, we are providing another opportunity to all British Taekwondo Members blue belt and above to attend an Online Open Poomsae Talent Development Session on Sunday 9th May 2021. Despite the current situation with the global pandemic, our performance programme is wishing to work with all British Taekwondo members blue belt and above to…

Effective Database Webinar TODAY

Dear BT Coaches, We would like to remind you we are running our final marketing webinar today! Our ‘Effective Database Marketing Webinar’ is taking place today at 5pm. Fiona Green, an expert in database marketing, will be explaining what database marketing is, how effective it can be for your club and how to get started….

2021 Online World Taekwondo Poomsae Challenge Competition Update

Last week saw the beginning of the 2021 Online World Taekwondo Poomsae Challenge (I Juniors). This month long event is the first of a three part series of Poomsae Challenge Events through 2021, culminating in a Grand Final the end of the year. It focuses attention on the Junior age group attracting the best athletes…