Save the date – Christmas barbecue and grading results on Saturday 16 December

Hi Parents and Students Our end of year barbecue will be on Saturday 16 December – mark it in your diary now! Saturday 16 December, 11am – 1pm Churchill Park School Bring a salad or dessert to share The school will provide meat and child-friendly drinks Grading results will be awarded And a few other special […]

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Let’s go to the World Cup in Sydney!

Every second year, the International Taekwon-Do Federation holds a World Cup – a tournament for blue belts and above over 12 years old from all over the world. On 25-30 September 2018, the World Cup will be held in Sydney! This is so close for us, so for most New Zealanders it will be the […]

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Glendowie Primary unavailable 20 and 22 November – come to Kohimarama School!

Hi Parents Glendowie Primary School is unavailable on Monday 20 November and Wednesday 22 November. Come along to Kohimarama School that week instead – Monday and Thursday at the same times. Juniors 6-7pm, seniors 6-7:30pm. Glendowie Primary School have a fair the weekend of 25 and 26 November, and they are using the hall the […]

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Instructors must keep learning, too

Hi everyone As instructors, it is important that we keep learning and improving. Last weekend, Dr Valles and I attended the annual seminar for 4th degrees and above, “Stripes 1 to 1”. Over the 24 hours, we covered lots of material: Detail of our senior patterns Creative warm up exercises Using technology in Taekwon-Do classes […]

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Don’t miss out on the National Juniors’ Camp!

The camp is 80% full. Register now, http://tkdhosting.com/kidscamp/. This is an amazing event held annually, and it sells out very quickly. Don’t miss out! This year the theme is zombies! WHEN: November 25-27 WHO: For all iTKD kids aged 8-15 SCHEDULE: See here WHAT TO BRING: See here COST: $30 Where: Aongatete Lodge, near Katikati

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Return your completed “Dollyo September” worksheet

Did you complete 1000 dollyo chagi each leg during September 2017? Return your completed worksheet to your class instructor so that Mr B can arrange your cool certificate. Congratulations to James Shinkarenko, who completed his 1000 turning kicks each leg by 6 September, and was on track to complete 5000 for the month!

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Kohi School starts well

On Monday 16 October, Dr Vallès, Mr Robson-Wright and Mr Stevens opened classes at Kohimarama School with about 15 new students and three BooSquad members. Classes run Mondays and Thursdays from 6pm. White belts and yellow stripes finish at 7pm, and yellow and above continue until 7:30pm. The classes are targeted at 7-11 year olds, […]

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Kids don’t miss the the National Juniors’ Camp

Hi Parents This is an amazing event held annually, and it sells out very quickly. Don’t miss out! This year the theme is zombies! WHEN: November 25-27 WHO: For all iTKD kids aged 8-15 SCHEDULE: See here WHAT TO BRING: See here COST: $30 Where: Aongatete Lodge Kids Camp 2017

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Bring friends in the holidays!

Hi everyone In the holidays, many of you crazy people head away to exotic locations, and our classes can be smaller. If you are home, come to training – and bring friends to have a go! Our instructors take time in the holidays to do some fun stuff we often don’t get time to do. […]

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New classes in Kohimarama School from term 4!

We are opening additional classes at Kohimarama School. Launching night is Monday 16 October 2017. Classes Mondays and Thursdays, 6-7pm, yellow and above to 7:30pm. Hi everyone I am very excited to announce that we are opening additional classes at Kohimarama School from the start of term 4. This class will be targeted at 7-11 […]

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