Joe said: "It's been a great opportunity to train with the team and to compete abroad to represent the UKTA
Chairman of the UKTA
, John Leeder, in summing up the Convention thanked overseas and British delegates for their support and assured everyone that although this had been the first-ever UK Tea Convention it certainly would not be the last.
Tickets for the event, which takes on Saturday, November 28, cost PS45 The UKTA
Four Nations Challenge comes to Liverpool later this month and are available from The UK Taekwon-do Association by calling 0845 129 7158 between 9am and 3pm Monday to Friday.
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Scottish Open Championships took place recently and a six-strong team travelled from Wirral to the Ravenscraig Sports facility in Glasgow.
fighters Joe Griffiths (left) and Deanna Lang (right) were successful at the London Open Taekwon-do Championships
Both Joe and Mark follow a long list of fighters from Wiral UKTA
who have enjoyed success at national, open and European level since the club was established more than 20 years ago.
have had special 60th anniversary medals designed for the occasion and some local Taekwondo practitioners from Wirral will be competing in the hope of winning one.
Although only a small number of locals, from Wirral UKTA
, competed, they had great success.
1st Dan Mark Ryan won bronze in black belt patterns in his first competition as a black belt, whilst Instructor Helen Bennett brought home bronze in black belt veteran sparring and patterns.
PHYSICAL ACTIVITY: Wirral UKTA
regulars demonstrating and explaining the benefits of TKD to Sixth Form College students
The British Taekwondo Council state that instructors have a duty to keep up to date with their own skills and at Wirral UKTA
Taekwondo School we endeavour to do so.