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12th November 2017: Black Belt Grading

Congratulations to: - Catherine Wossick, promoted to Black Belt 1st Dan Mark Ainley, promoted to Black Belt 1st Dan Albert Chippendale, promoted to Black Belt 1st Dan Master Lisa Winteridge, promoted to Black Belt 5th Dan

22nd October 2017: Training with Grand Master Vohra

Strike students took part in a training session with 9th Dan Black Belt, Grand Master Vohra. The first 2 hours was open to all grades and ages, with youngest Strike student, Hector Mitchell joining in the fun. Students went through a number of warm up and flexibility exercises before working on Taekwondo kicking techniques and poomsae. The remaining 2 hours focussed on skills required for black belt testing. Blue belts and above were taught self- defense, flying kick techniques and accuracy/power for breaking.

8th October 2017: Training with YouTube sensation G.Master

Jeong

Strike’s instructors and students took part in a training seminar hosted by G.Master Jeong who was on his European tour from Korea. Master Jeong is known world wide for his poomsae application in street defense. The training was insightful in how best to generate power through core response, breath, relaxation and technique. The first 3 hour session was spent looking at these basic methods and utilising them by bringing them together. After lunch, students worked in pairs focussing on self defense movements from poomsae, being applied to real life situations.

23rd/24th September 2017: England Open Championships

Team Strike had representatives for both day 1 (Poomsae/Patterns) and day 2 (Kyorugi/Sparring) of the England Open Championships, held in Manchester. Read the full report here.. Keighley News Report

9th September 2017: Strike Kup Grading

Students took part in the kup grading held at Strike Keighley. Congratulations to all those who were successful in acheiving the grade: - Successful students were presented certificates on the day by Master Lisa Winteridge, Master Ben Mitchell and coach Charlotte Jewsbury.

24th June 2017: Mount TKD Competition

Team Strike took overall 3rd place in the Fleetwood competition. Stand out performances in the Kyorugi cam from Ehsan Siddique with 2 wins, second by stoppage; Layla Smith with first round stoppage and Andy Stansfield the only adult fighting for Team Strike. Strike also had success in the Poomsae with Grace Bowes and Karen Stansfield both taking Gold.

April 2017: England Open Championships

Team Strike took along a team for both Poomsae (Saturday) and Kyorugi (Sunday) Championships. The Championships hosted a large number of teams from worldwide including England, Ireland, Spain, Japan. Team Strike started off the weekend strongly with Chief Instructor, Master Lisa Winteridge taking Gold in individual Poomsae before going on to secure Gold in the Champion of Champions category which saw her compete against all the black belt winners of their category. Other successes included Devon Chan and Amy Winteridge, Silver in the Poomsae Pairs, and Grace Bowes - Bronze in the individual Child Poomsae. In the Kyorugi on Sunday, Jake Calvert took Gold in the Child category, with brother Cody settling for Silver in Juniors. Other strong performances included Layla Smith and Ethan Horne.

December 2016: End of Year Awards

Student of the Year (Senior): Catherine Wossick Student of the Year (Junior):  Ethan Horne Student of the Year Runner Up:  Jake Hammond Special Achievement:  Ty Greenwood Outstanding Commitment:  Caden Peel Taekwondo Spirit:  Layla Smith Beginners Special Achievement:  Zeeshan Iqbal

2nd July: Mount Taekwondo 1-1 Sparring & Poomsae

Team Strike competed at the 1st Mount Taekwondo competition, Fleetwood. The 11 strong team put in some strong performances coming away with 5 wins & many close fought contests in the sparring.

21st May/4th June: First Aid

Instructor Luke Dyson and students Mark Rochford and Mark Ainley undertook a 2 day Activity First Aid Course covering CPR, general and sports specific first aid. All are now qualified First Aiders. The training was delivered by GEM Compliance at Strike Taekwondo.

14th May 2016: Kup Grading

Congratulations to all students who recently underwent their belt promotion test at Strike Taekwondo and passed. Students were tested on a range of skills including kick and hand techniques, poomsae, self- defence, sparring and Korean terminology.

1st May 2016: England Open Championships, Manchester

Read press coverage from the Keighley News here

28th February 2016:  BTA 1-1 Fight Day & Poomsae Competition

Read press coverage from the Keighley News here
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© All images copyright of Strike Taekwondo ®

 Traditional Martial Art & Olympic Sport of Taekwondo, Keighley & Skipton

Experience ~ Enjoy ~ Excel

  07919 898 651 info@striketaekwondo.co.uk

12th November 2017: Black Belt

Grading

Congratulations to: - Catherine Wossick, promoted to Black Belt 1st Dan Mark Ainley, promoted to Black Belt 1st Dan Albert Chippendale, promoted to Black Belt 1st Dan Master Lisa Winteridge, promoted to Black Belt 5th Dan

22nd October 2017: Training with Grand

Master Vohra

Strike students took part in a training session with 9th Dan Black Belt, Grand Master Vohra. The first 2 hours was open to all grades and ages, with youngest Strike student, Hector Mitchell joining in the fun. Students went through a number of warm up and flexibility exercises before working on Taekwondo kicking techniques and poomsae. The remaining 2 hours focussed on skills required for black belt testing. Blue belts and above were taught self- defense, flying kick techniques and accuracy/power for breaking.

8th October 2017: Training with

YouTube sensation G.Master Jeong

Strike’s instructors and students took part in a training seminar hosted by G.Master Jeong who was on his European tour from Korea. Master Jeong is known world wide for his poomsae application in street defense. The training was insightful in how best to generate power through core response, breath, relaxation and technique. The first 3 hour session was spent looking at these basic methods and utilising them by bringing them together. After lunch, students worked in pairs focussing on self defense movements from poomsae, being applied to real life situations.

23rd/24th September 2017: England

Open Championships

Team Strike had representatives for both day 1 (Poomsae/Patterns) and day 2 (Kyorugi/Sparring) of the England Open Championships, held in Manchester. Read the full report here.. Keighley News Report

9th September 2017: Strike Kup

Grading

Students took part in the kup grading held at Strike Keighley. Congratulations to all those who were successful in acheiving the grade: - Successful students were presented certificates on the day by Master Lisa Winteridge, Master Ben Mitchell and coach Charlotte Jewsbury.

24th June 2017: Mount TKD

Competition

Team Strike took overall 3rd place in the Fleetwood competition. Stand out performances in the Kyorugi cam from Ehsan Siddique with 2 wins, second by stoppage; Layla Smith with first round stoppage and Andy Stansfield the only adult fighting for Team Strike. Strike also had success in the Poomsae with Grace Bowes and Karen Stansfield both taking Gold.

April 2017: England Open

Championships

Team Strike took along a team for both Poomsae (Saturday) and Kyorugi (Sunday) Championships. The Championships hosted a large number of teams from worldwide including England, Ireland, Spain, Japan. Team Strike started off the weekend strongly with Chief Instructor, Master Lisa Winteridge taking Gold in individual Poomsae before going on to secure Gold in the Champion of Champions category which saw her compete against all the black belt winners of their category. Other successes included Devon Chan and Amy Winteridge, Silver in the Poomsae Pairs, and Grace Bowes - Bronze in the individual Child Poomsae. In the Kyorugi on Sunday, Jake Calvert took Gold in the Child category, with brother Cody settling for Silver in Juniors. Other strong performances included Layla Smith and Ethan Horne.

December 2016: End of Year Awards

Student of the Year (Senior): Catherine Wossick Student of the Year (Junior):  Ethan Horne Student of the Year Runner Up:  Jake Hammond Special Achievement:  Ty Greenwood Outstanding Commitment:  Caden Peel Taekwondo Spirit:  Layla Smith Beginners Special Achievement:  Zeeshan Iqbal

2nd July: Mount Taekwondo 1-1

Sparring & Poomsae

Team Strike competed at the 1st Mount Taekwondo competition, Fleetwood. The 11 strong team put in some strong performances coming away with 5 wins & many close fought contests in the sparring.

21st May/4th June: First Aid

Instructor Luke Dyson and students Mark Rochford and Mark Ainley undertook a 2 day Activity First Aid Course covering CPR, general and sports specific first aid. All are now qualified First Aiders. The training was delivered by GEM Compliance at Strike Taekwondo.

14th May 2016: Kup Grading

Congratulations to all students who recently underwent their belt promotion test at Strike Taekwondo and passed. Students were tested on a range of skills including kick and hand techniques, poomsae, self-defence, sparring and Korean terminology.

1st May 2016: England Open

Championships, Manchester

Read press coverage from the Keighley News here

28th February 2016:  BTA 1-1 Fight Day

& Poomsae Competition

Read press coverage from the Keighley News here
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