Taekwon-do is a Martial art, originating from Korea. The meaning of Taekwon-do is translated as the "Use of foot, Use of hand and Way of life". Learning Taekwon-do will enable you to develop as an individual through Pattern work, Sparring, breaking and philosophical teachings. Taekwon-do greatly improves your general health, strength, flexibility, control and your self confidence in everyday life.
Our current club is led by Mr Mark Worsely, an experienced second degree black belt. We are an eclectic mix of beginners, intermediates and regular black belts. As an inclusive club, we welcome all abilities to come join us for training.
As a University sports club we compete in various competitions in the United Kingdom. These range from regional, national and world championships. We are also extremely proud to announce that we won the GTUK University Championship 2015 and were recognised by the DSU through winning the Sporting Performance of the year 2016 award.
We are a friendly bunch of people who go on various socials including nights out, Go-Karting and Paintballing to name a few. Being a member of our club gives you the opportunity to meet new people and to have an incredible experience that will enrich your time at University.
We train at The Watershed Building, Training times are:
Tuesday 20:30 - 22:00 PM Watershed Building
Wednesday 16:00 - 17:30 PM Watershed Building
Sunday: 14:00 - 16:00 PM Watershed Building
For new member's just bring yourself and sensible gym clothing. Looking forward to training with you.
If you have any further queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Instructor- Mark Worsley: firstname.lastname@example.org
Chairperson: Sophie Moss
Treasurer: Martin Price
Media Secretary: Shariya Younis
Health and Safety Officer: Megan Cliffe
Social Secretary/ Secretary : Reytchal Ratcheva