On the 6th February the Vision Taekwon-Do Association hosted it’s first competition of 2016 in Tonbridge. Being so local Tunbridge Wells TKD took a good sized team to the tournament, 30 competitors all in all.
It was a very successful day with Tunbridge Wells finishing 3rd in the overall medal table.
Well done to all the competitors for taking part, the parents for supporting and Mrs Budd and Mr Thompson for refereeing.
On 20th October, Tunbridge Wells Taekwon-Do instructor Luke Thompson drove up to Scotland to represent England at the European Taekwon-Do Championships. Mr Thompson was representing England in individual patterns (4th-6th degree), team patterns and team breaking. Continue reading →
On 25th May, Tunbridge Wells Taekwon-Do instructor Luke Thompson flew out to Italy with the rest of the England Taekwon-Do team for the ITF World Championships. Mr Thompson was representing England in individual patterns (4th-6th degree), team patterns and team breaking. On the Wednesday Mr T was up for the individual pattern event. He won his first round against Japan but then lost in the 2nd round to the 2013 silver medalist from Canada. Continue reading →
Tunbridge Wells TKD sent a small team to the Vision TKD Championships on the 9th May. Despite being a small club and only sending 21 competitors Tunbridge Wells finished an amazing 3rd out of 14 schools in the overall medal table.
Well done to all the competitors. Even though not everyone got a medal they all performed excellently and overcame the nerves to compete. Continue reading →