Success with the Southampton University Taekwondo Club

A feature on the Southampton University Taekwondo Club. As part of our 40th anniversary celebrations we’re sharing the stories of our members. In this feature we find out more about Southampton University Taekwondo Club and speak with Oli Perez and Isra Ilyas about why they do Taekwondo. Southampton University Taekwondo Club has been going strong…

News round-up – April 2022

Here’s a wrap-up of news, events, member stories, blogs and updates from the last month. Blogs & member stories Taking up Taekwondo An interview with Karla Jaeger-Collins, a member of the Dorset Taekwondo Association. From Iran to Wales – a Taekwondo Journey An interview with Ebrahim Asskaravi of the Cardiff Taekwondo Academy. Taekwondo and Self-Defence…

A bright future is on the Horizon

As part of our 40th anniversary celebrations we’re continuing to share the stories of our members. In this feature we find out more about the Horizon Taekwondo Academy and hear from their members who have continued with Taekwondo and some who have taken up the sport for the first time. Prior to the coronavirus pandemic…

News round-up – March 2022

Here’s a wrap-up of news, events and updates from the last month. Blogs & member stories CEO blog Moving through March. First Assistant Coach completes new course Steven Pettigrew from Cumbria Taekwondo Kendal became the first British Taekwondo member to complete the Assistant Coach Award. Army Taekwondo Training Camp and Competition Report from the recent…

British Taekwondo Technical Departments Conference – March 2022

Members of the British Taekwondo team met at the Technical Departments Conference in Manchester on Friday 25th March. The conference gave colleagues in attendance – in-person and online – a chance to share ideas, update each other on news & activities, network, identify opportunities and take part in and strategy discussions. Colleagues from the Sport Performance,…

A real passion for Taekwondo

We’re always excited to hear news & updates from our member clubs. We are celebrating our 40th year in 2022 and in this feature we shine a light on one of British Taekwondo’s newest clubs – Passion Taekwondo – which opened in Southampton this year. The doors of a brand-new taekwondo club opened on the…