Student Profile: Nikola Kliza

Nikola Kliza

2nd Kup Red Belt



Favourite things about taekwondo:
Patterns and going to tournaments.


Benefits of taekwondo:
Making new friends and learning self defence.


Future taekwondo goals:
Black Belt.


Career highlights:
Winning five medals in my first year of doing taekwondo.


Awards:

North West Spirit TKD Annual Student Awards:
2023 – Best Junior Female Competitor (1st place)
2019 – Best Junior Female Competitor (1st place)
2018 – Best Junior Female Competitor (2nd place)
2018 – Best Newcomer


Recent tournament results:

2024 ITF North West ChampionshipsBRONZE Patterns
2024 GTI North West OpenGOLD Patterns
SILVER Sparring
2024 GTI English OpenSILVER Sparring
2023 GTI British OpenSILVER Sparring
2023 OMA Regional Championships (October)GOLD Speed kicking
GOLD Tag team sparring
SILVER Patterns
BRONZE Sparring
2023 GTI National OpenSILVER Sparring
2023 ITC UK OpenGOLD Speed kicking
2023 ITF North West ChampionshipsGOLD Sparring
BRONZE Flying kick
2023 ITC Northern OpenSILVER Patterns
SILVER Sparring
2023 OMA Regional Championships (Feb 2023)GOLD Sparring
GOLD Speed kicking
BRONZE Patterns
2023 T-UK English ChampionshipsBRONZE Sparring
2023 GTI English OpenBRONZE Patterns
BRONZE Sparring
2022 GTI British OpenBRONZE Patterns
BRONZE Sparring
2022 OMA Championships (Oct 22)GOLD Patterns
GOLD Sparring
GOLD Speed kicking
2022 OMA Championships (Feb 22)GOLD Patterns
GOLD Speed Kicking
SILVER Sparring
2021 GTI British OpenGOLD Sparring
GOLD Patterns
2020 PUMA International OpenBRONZE Patterns
SILVER Sparring
2019 GTI British OpenGOLD Patterns
BRONZE Sparring
2019 World ITF Taekwondo ChampionshipsGOLD Sparring
SILVER Patterns
2019 BUTL UK OpenGOLD Sparring
BRONZE Patterns
2019 ITC Open ChampionshipsSILVER Patterns
BRONZE Point Sparring
BRONZE Continuous Sparring
2019 ITF HQ Wales National ChampionshipsSILVER Sparring
2019 ITC/GBTF Northern OpenSILVER Sparring
BRONZE Patterns
2019 NWTKD North West OpenSILVER Patterns
SILVER Sparring
2019 GTI English OpenGOLD Patterns
GOLD Sparring
2018 ITF Union European CupBRONZE Sparring
2018 BUTL UK Open ChampionshipsSILVER Sparring
2018 GTI National OpenBRONZE Sparring
2018 GTI North West OpenBRONZE Sparring
GOLD Tag Team Sparring