World Championships in Dublin

The ITF Taekwon-Do World Championships are in Dublin from 9th-15th October – http://itfwc2017.com/. Hi everyone I’ll be in Ireland 4th-18th October to umpire at the World Championships. I spend time at these events talking with instructors from around the world, to bring hope new teaching methods and ideas to improve our school. I also get […]

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Classes on Thursday 28 September at Kohimarama School

On Thursday 28 September, all classes will be combined to a 6pm class at Kohimarama School. Hi everyone Churchill Park School is unavailable on Thursday 28th September. Instead, we will run a combined class at Kohimarama School. This will be a special end of term class, including some training and some pizza. Grading results will […]

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School holiday classes

Regular classes continue during the school holidays, except Kubz classes. Hi everyone School holidays are approving quickly. Remember that our regular classes continue during the holidays, and all seasons count towards grading attendance. Kubz classes take a two week break, and continue at the end of week 1, term 4 (21 October). During the school […]

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Under 18 tournament, Sunday 1 October

ALL students aged 4 to 17 ENTER this tournament. ALL details and registration are here, http://ringmarshall.com/tournament/U18/2017/3/ Sunday 1 October, 9am start Rosehill College, Papakura Mini-kids (children under 9 up to yellow belt) only $25, older kids $40, family rates too! Events: Mini Kids:  4-8 years of age  and 10th-9th Gup  (see appendix 2 for specific rules) […]

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Umpires course 30 September

All students 13 years and above If you haven’t done an Umpires’ Course, do this one! Saturday 30 September, 9am-3pm Rosehill College, Papakura $25, pay on the day No previous experience necessary and open to all ages & ranks. Even mums and dads can attend the course and gain the qualification. Umpire suit or dobok […]

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Term 3 gradings 25, 26 and 30 September

Grading details this term are: All gradings will be at Churchill Park School. Mini-kids grading ($20 invoice), Monday 25 September, 6-7:30pm. Formal grading (yellow stripe, yellow belt and above), Tuesday 26 September, 6-8pm (estimated). The Examiner is Master Mahesh Bhana, VIII degree. This is a formal grading. Kubz grading ($45 invoice), Saturday 30 September, 9:30-11am. Ensure […]

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Kubz beach training 23 September

Hi Kubz Parents As I mentioned in class today, we will train at St Heliers Bay on 23 September – usual class times. (We can’t get the venue, because of the election.) We will not be going into the water during class. Remember sunscreen, and children should wear a hat. Perhaps bring a picnic lunch […]

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Auckland “Harry Potter” Kids Camp – 27-29 October in Mangawhai Heads

Kids, don’t miss this awesome camp! Children 5-14 years old Friday 27th – Sunday 29th October 2017 Campbell Park Christian Camp, Mangawhai Heads Harry Potter theme! Entries close 14th October, unless filled earlier (1/3 full at 24 August!) Register using this link sparring, breaking, special techniques, games, self-defence, patterns and much more! $60 for one […]

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“Dollyo September” starts this week!

Your challenge – perform 1,000 turning kicks each leg during the month of September. Download this spreadsheet (link) to keep track of your kicks. It is about 34 kicks each leg each day. Anyone who completes it successfully will get an awesome certificate! Rules: You must complete 1,000 turning kicks each leg during September 2017 (starting […]

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September challenge for all students!

Hi everyone This September, we will all start a one-month challenge – 1,000 turning kicks! That’s right, its “Dollyo September”! During September, every student should perform 1,000 turning kicks with each leg. That’s only 34 each leg per day! (We’ll help you out by doing 50 or so in each class, but you’ll need to […]

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