• Kup Gradings

    Dear students,

    The KMA Sports Academy Kup gradings are due to take place on: Sunday 23rd March 2014
    These gradings are open to all KMA Sports Academy students and British Taekwondo members. Please also note that we will be carrying out the gradings under the new British Taekwondo Generations syllabus.  This can be downloaded here

    Venue:
    Wyvern Technology College
    Botley Road
    FairOak
    Eastleigh
    Hants
    SO50 7AN

    Time:
    10:30am (START)
    Finish:
    1:00pm (approx)

    PLEASE AVOID ENTRIES ON THE DAY!!

    What you need
    • Official WTF Dobok (Uniform)
    • Body protector – this is important for two reasons mainly protection for when you are sparring and also it’s an integral part of your grading exam to demonstrate the Olympic sport element of TaeKwonDo.
    • Valid British TaeKwonDo license book.
    • Gradings exam fee of £25.00
    • Payment made out to Mr D Day

    Should you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact me or you instructor.

    Click here to download the Kup grade application form

     

     

  • National Poomsae Championships 2014

    British Taekwondo Poomsae Committee would like to invite you to the 2014 British Taekwondo National Poomsae & Freestyle Championships.
    The Championships will be held over two days with Kup & Dan categories on both days. Please read the information carefully and if you have any queries – please contact us.

    JUDGING DIRECTOR: Grandmaster TW Shin 9th Dan (IR)

    LOCATION:
    K2 Leisure Centre
    Pease Pottage Hill
    Crawley, West Sussex
    RH11 9BQ

    DATES:
    Saturday 8th March 2014
    Sunday 9th March 2014

    COMPETITION START: 9.30am
    SPECTATORS COST: Adults £5 per day or £8 for 2 days
    Children £3 per day or £5 for 2 days

    Applications
    Participants must be entered by their club and provide their membership number.
    The membership number can be found on the insurance slip inside the British Taekwondo Membership book. Clubs cannot combine or compete as an association or squad. Mixed club teams/pairs will be eligible for team trophy points – the points will be split evenly.
    Applications – must be made by post on the correct application form.

    Closing Date
    Closing Date is 14th February 2014.

    Please click here for the entry form details. NationalPoomsae2014

  • Seminar 23rd Feb 2014

    British Taekwondo will be hosting a Traditional Taekwondo Seminar on the 23rd Feb 2014.

    The seminar will be under the close instruction of:

    Master Ian Lennox (7th Dan) BT Chief Instructor
    Master Neil Guest (7th Dan)
    Master Mike McKenzie (7th Dan)
    Master Adrian Tranter (7th Dan)

    Venue:
    Manor Sports & Recreation Centre
    Kingsley Avenue,
    Mansfield Woodhouse,
    Mansfield
    NG19 8JY

    Time: 10am-1pm
    Cost: £20.00 per person

    Seminar content:

    • Learn the standards required for Dan promotion tests (incl the new Generations syllabus)
    • Poomsae
    • One step sparring
    • Sports fighting
    • Self defence

    Talent spotting:

    British Taekwondo will be looking for individuals to be part of the next phase of video resource development

    Equipment needed:

    Body armour
    Head guard
    Groin guard
    Forearm & shin guards
    Gum shield

    PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU MUST BE A MEMBER OF BRITISH TAEKWONDO IN ORDER TO TAKE PART.

    Please click here for more details.
    http://www.britishtaekwondo.org.uk/index.php?pagename=taekwondo-events&id=26