2018 Events Archive
In early 2018 we hosted a seminar with Grand Master John Williamson, President of the UKTA. We also benefitted from a 'Biomechanics of Jumping' workshop in Moreton with Sports Scientist & 3 x ITF European Champion, Miss Karen Smith.
In April we were thrilled to have the amazing Mr Carl Davis, ITF World & European Champion, come to our school and do a sparring workshop for us.
Mr Isaac Berry Bartle passed his Black Belt grading at the National Black Belt Seminar & Grading in Leicester. He also qualified as a National Instructor at an Instructors course in Reading.
In September, 5 of our instructors/ assistants went to Loughborough for a very useful BTC course on Strength & Conditioning training for Taekwon-do.
Throughout the year we attended the BTF Junior & Veteran Championships, The English Open, The Welsh Open, The Scottish Open, The BTF British Championships, The UK Open and The Birmingham Open. We saw huge successes at these competitions with high overall rankings for our school and fantastic personal achiements for many members including numerous Gold medals.
Some of our members attended ITF England squad training sessions.
In December we held our annual Christmas party & Awards evening, and adult members enjoyed a night out. We also held a fundraising event for a very worthwhile cause.
2017 Events Archive
In Spring we had the amazing opportunity to be treated to two Free Classes right here in Wirral with Master Hwang Suil, Hwoarang from TEKKEN 2! This was followed by the ITF European Championships at the Echo Arena, Liverpool!
Miss Winstanley qualified as a National Umpire. Master John Taylor came to Moreton to conduct two seminars for us, and we were treated to a class by special guest instructor Mr Johnnie Chan.
July was the 50th anniversary of Taekwon-do and some of our members attended a free celebratory seminar, a Dinner dance in Coventry, & a further Seminar with Grandmaster Rhee Ki Ha.
Also in summer we put on a demonstration at the Festival of Firsts in Hoylake, attended a Seminar with Grandmaster Williamson in Teesside, and hosted a kids 'Taekwon-do Summer Camp'.
September saw instructors at the National Black Belt Seminar & Grading where one of our 12 year olds passed her black belt grading. Also in autumn, some of our adult members enjoyed a night out in Liverpool and we hosted an Area Black Belt training session in Moreton.
Through the course of the year we attended the Welsh Open, the Scottish Open, the BTF National Championships, and the UK Open Championships, bringing home many medals including several GOLDS. Some of us attended ITF England squad training sessions too.
In winter we attended a Grand Master Seminar in Morley, hosted a specialist stretching session with a dance expert, and ended the year celebrating achievements and progress with a Christmas party and awards night, followed by another night out for the adult members.