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Black Belt Grading – April 2017

A huge congratulations to our Black Belt Graders.

Look at those smiles – all the hard work and determination has paid off.

Black Belt Grading - April 2017 - Wirral & Chester Taekwondo

Merseyside Sporting Champions Dinner 2016

On Friday 11th November, Nathan and Master Saunders, along with some of our academy team  represented our club at the Merseyside Sporting Champions Dinner held at Aintree Racecourse.

We are very proud to announce that our very own Nathan Saunders was named as the

Merseyside Young Sports Person Of The Year 2016.

A fantastic achievement…..Well done Nathan!

 

Merseyside Young Sports Person Of The Year 2016 - Nathan Saunders - Wirral & Chester Taekwondo

Black Belt Grading – October 2016

We had a very successful Black Belt Grading.

We now have an additional

24 – 1st Degree Black belts

4 – 2nd Degree Black Belts

2 – 3rd Degree Black Belts

1 – 5th Degree Black Belt

Congratulations to you all!!

Nathan Saunders - Wirral Sports Forum - Wirral & Chester Taekwondo

Nathan Saunders

Young Sports Person 2016 Nominee

Nathan Saunders - Young Sports Person Of The Year - Wirral Sports Forum - Wirral & Chester Taekwondo

Nathan Jones - Wirral Sports Forum - Wirral & Chester TaekwondoNathan Jones

Young Volunteer Of The Year Nominee

Inclusively Taekwondo

Wirral Sports Forum Awards Winners 2016

On Friday 14th October, Master Saunders along with some of our students and instructors  represented our club at the Wirral Sports Forum Awards Evening.

We are very proud to have been nominated and shortlisted for no less than four awards.

  • Wirral and Chester Taekwondo Club has been nominated in the category of ‘Sports Club Of The Year 2016‘.
  • Nathan Saunders has been nominated in the category of ‘Young Sports Person Of The Year 2016‘.
  • Nathan Jones has been nominated in the category of ‘Young Volunteer of The Year 2016‘, for his work with Inclusively Taekwondo.
  • Master Richard Saunders has been nominated in the category of ‘Volunteer Coach Of The Year‘, for his work with PHAB and Inclusively Taekwondo.

 

We are proud to tell you that Nathan Jones and Master Saunders were runner up in their categories. Fantastic achievement.

The big news is …

Nathan Saunders is now the YOUNG SPORTS PERSON OF THE YEAR 2016

and

Wirral & Chester Taekwondo is now SPORTS CLUB OF THE YEAR 2016.

This is an amazing achievement. Both Nathan and W&C TKD were selected as winners in a huge category including many different sports across the Wirral area.

They will now go on to represent Wirral in the Merseyside Awards in November.

 

Good Luck Everyone!!

Richard Saunders - Wirral Sports Forum - Wirral & Chester Taekwondo

Master Richard Saunders

Volunteer Coach Of The Year Nominee

PHAB & Inclusively Taekwondo

Wirral & Chester Taekwondo - Sports Club Of The Year - Wirral Sports Forum - Wirral & Chester Taekwondo

Wirral & Chester Taekwondo

Wirral & Chester Taekwondo Club

Club Of The Year Nominee

IAMTEAMGB OPEN DAY – SATURDAY 27TH AUGUST

WOW what day!!

Our IAMTEAMGB Open Day was a great success!!  We saw lots of new students coming through the door to have a look around our Academy.

Beth Tweddle MBE came along and kept the Olympian spirit burning bright, having a go at some TKD moves, signing autographs and having lots of pictures taken.

It was great to see the academy buzzing with lots of students coming along to showcase our club….thank you again for your support!

We were lucky enough to appear in THREE newspapers over the weekend, one of them a national!!

Check out the articles with the links below

 

The Observer

 

 

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The Liverpool Echo

 

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The Wirral Globe

 

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WOW What A Weekend!!!!

Our team of 83 competitors took on the

Taekwondo International World Championships 2016

The team really showed the world what being part of a ‘team’ means….

whether you won a medal or not, supported from the stands, coached or

officiated – every last one of you proved to be invaluable to our team!!

The results speak for themselves…….

Team Wirral & Chester Taekwondo students are now the proud owners of a massive

19 BRONZE MEDALS

16 SILVER MEDALS

26 NEW WORLD CHAMPIONS

Congratulations to all competitors, you got up and did your best!!

You did Wirral & Chester Proud

Team Wirral & Chester Worlds - Wirral & Chester Taekwondo

World Championship Medal Winners 2016 - Wirral & Chester Taekwondo

World Championships write up in Wirral Globe

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Wirral Globe - Write Up - Wirral & Chester Taekwondo

Official World Championship 2016 Dobok

Available now at The Academy or through your instructor

£40