Assistant Coach Qualification

Assistant Coach Qualification

  Dorset Taekwondo Association (DTA) have is keen to develop coaches from our membership. We considered and drafted our own internal training program, but decided to wait for British Taekwondo to launch this (as it has the added value of being a) nationally...
Annual Awards End 2021

Annual Awards End 2021

This years awards were given out during our last training session of 2021. Usually we have a party / disco but given the current pandemic situation we felt it better to give out the awards at a combined fun training session instead. To celebrate a challenging but good...
Grading Test (Dec 21)

Grading Test (Dec 21)

The 11th December was a great day for Dorset Taekwondo. It was our first Black belt grading for over 2 years as well as a coloured (kup) belt test. For many this was the first test in over 2 years. We were also pleased to combine our tests with neighbouring New Milton...
National Patterns Championships November 21

National Patterns Championships November 21

The weekend of 27th November DTA sent a team of 11 to compete in the National Poomsae Championships in Worchester. In this 2 day event there were over 600 competitors. Day 1 was for the competing Black Belts. Master Naraine, Marina, Tom and Jemma. Not only were the...
National (Sparring) Nov 2021

National (Sparring) Nov 2021

The British Taekwondo National Championships were held in the London Copperbox on 7th November 2021. The competition was scaled down on previous years due to the pandemic. However, when it opened for entries online it was full (800 competitors) in 8 hours. I suspect...