Training days - Tuesdays 6:15-8:15pm at the Sugden Sports Centre in Activity Room 1
Thursdays - 7-9pm at the Union in the dance studio, second floor
Saturdays – 11-2pm at The Union in the dance studio, second floor
MMU Taekwondo is open to everyone and all styles of Taekwondo, we cater to both beginners and advanced, ITF and WT and pride ourselves on being a family. The club is now 7 years old and is the first University club to be invited and attend the Taekwondo World Championships in 2017. The club achieved an incredible 31 medals including 3 World Champions. We have been crowned the British University Taekwondo League (BUTL) champions in 2016 and 2018, Leage Cup winners in 2018, Northwest Champions (2016) and won 2 Golds, 1 Silver and 1 Bronze at the European Championships in 2016.
We are actively involved in the Union and participate in multuple volunteering opportunities. The club holds the prestigious and award winning annual event Fight Night every December, selling out for all it's 3 years we have raised over £5000 for charities. We have recived many awards from the Union including Sports club of the year, event of the year, committee official of the year, outstanding coach and the Brownhill-Evans Memorial Award.
We hold a variety of different socials weekly as well as hanging out after most training sessions. We go on an annual club holiday every year, in the past we have been to Spain, Tenerife and Bulgaria. We are one big family here at MMU Tae Kwon-do and we would love it if you joined us!
We teach self-defence and Taekwondo training syllabus as well as offering competitive opportunities for patterns and sparring.
Our £90 yearly Membership covers all training sessions throughout the year, insurance, entry to all our seminars and all competition entry and travel.
We currently have an Elite Competition Squad, Developmental Competition Squad and a Demo squad. Each of these are open to all grades.
Club Chair: Alexandra Hume
Vice Chair: Rosie Walford
Captain: Jacob Pyrah
Secretary: Joao Nogueira
Social Sec: Carlton Jorge Benjamin
Club Consultant: Dan Tuley
Club Consultant: Harry Lee
Instructor: Ross Sharman IV Degree
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