Strathaven School of Taekwon-Do practice original and authentic Taekwon-Do created by its founder, Major General Choi Hong Hi. Taekwon-Do was Inaugurated in 1955 after extensive research by its founder and was introduced to the UK in 1967.
ScotiaTKD Interclub Championships 2014 - 18/08/2014
Sparring Seminar - 18/08/2014
Master Hutton is hosting a seminar with Stephen Tapilatu and Tomaz Barada 2 of the ITF's most respected and influential fighters and coaches. These seminars are being hosted over 2 days with seperate events for black belts and colour belt students.
Any Strathaven students wishing to participate make their intention known so as to arrange for their place on the course.
Venue: Master Huttons Dojang, East Kilbride
Venue: Scotstoun Leisure Centre, Glasgow
Cost: £10 5-7 years, £15 8-12 years, £20 13 years+
Patterns App for Apple & Android
For everybody studying authentic Taekwon-Do.
There is an app available for Apple and Android devices to assist you to learn your theory for your grading exams. See First Grandmaster Rhee Ki Ha IX Degree perform the fist 9 patterns. Listen to how he pronounces each technique in Korean. A highly recommended little app. You get 4 Directional punch, 4 Directional Blaock and Chon-Ji free, and for less than £3 you can unlock all patterns from Dan-Gun to Choong Moo.
T-UK Scottish Championships 2014 - 20/01/2014
T-UK will be hosting its Scottish Championships on Saturday the 17th of May in Meadowbank Arena Edinburgh.
This event will have competitors competing in Sparring, Patterns, Special Technique & Power Test.
Due to popular demand there will be another sparring seminar by Stephen Tapilatu V Degree the evening before the championships.
Please see your instructor for more details
The ITF Scottish Championships are scheduled to take place on the 2nd of March 2014 @ Ravenscraig.
Cost of entry £25 per competitor.
Anyone wishing to take part should contact their instrutcor ASAP
ScotiaTKD Interclub Champs 2014 - 20/01/2014
Part 1 of the ScotiaTKD Interclub championships will be held in Blackburn community centre on the 9th of march. As always this event involves Sparring, patterns & Special Technique for juniors. Adults will compete in Sparring & Patterns.
As always this competition will only cost £10 per person to enter and £2 for spectators
Entry forms can be found on the Facebook Group HERE
T-UK Black Belt Grading & Technical Course - 20/01/2014
This years Black Belt Grading and technical course will be held on the weekend of February the 8th & 9th 201
T-UK Technical Course Saturday 8th Feb Venue TBC
Black Belt Grading 9th Feb Venue TBC
The Technical course is mandatory for all members wishing to sit the Black Belt Grading. This technical course is open to blue belt and above and covers all colour belt patterns in great detail, set sparring and the finer technical details of performing Taekwon-Do technique properly.
Black Belt Pre-Grading - 07/01/2014
First black belt pre grading training
Mosswood community centre
This Saturday - 1pm to 4pm £5
Patterns - Technical kicking - Step sparring- Self defence - Destruction - Special technique - Sparring
(Over the next few weeks)
Anyone wishing to sit test must be approved to do so
Open to all grades
T-UK Calendar of Events 2014 - 04/12/13
The 2014 events have now been posted on the Taekwon-Do United Kingdom Association website.
Please note that the Hosinsul Courses, Umpires Courses and Technical Courses are COMPULSORY for anyone wishing to be presented for examination for 1st Degree and above.
All Students at Bellshill & Strathaven are asked that they take note of the ScotiaTKD Inter-Club dates. We expect EVERYONE to participate in the ScotiaTKD Inter-Club Championships in 2014 and are essential for personal development in preparation for grading exams for grades above 4th Gup.
The T-UK Events Calendar can be found HERE
Scotia Inter Club 2013 Part III
The third and final event of our ScotiaTKD inter Club Championships was held on the 10th of November 2013 in Blackburn. As always adults competed in Sparring & Patterns and the Kids competed in Sparring, Patterns & Special Technique
We were very fortunate that every member of the School was able to come with at least a Gold or Silver Medal in at least one discipline.