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2024 ITFU European Open Championships

 

Thursday 24th to Sunday 27th October: ITFU European Open Championships
Venue Hertfordshire Sports Village, De Havilland Campus, Mosquito Way, Hatfield, AL10 9EU
Schedule Thursday 24th October: Black belt weigh-in & registration
Friday 25th October: Black belt individual & team events
Saturday 26th October: Black belt individual & team finals gala; colour belt weigh-in & registration
Sunday 27th October: Colour belt events
Entry fee – Colour belts €70
– Black belts €110
– Black belt teams €120
(Note: prices above are in Euros)
– Spectators: £10 GBP per day or £20 for 3-day pass (under 10s free)
Eligibility Open to all licenced students age 8 and above, 10th kup (white belt) and above
Events – Patterns
– Sparring
– Power (black belt adults only)
– Special technique (black belts only)
– Team events (black belts only)
How to enter Enter online by midnight on Sunday 1st September.
Further info & rules https://www.itfuengland.co.uk/tournament-information

 

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2024 ITFU British Open Championships

 

Sunday 30th June: ITFU British Open
Venue North Solihull Sports Centre, Conway Road, Chelmsley Wood, Solihull, B37 5LA
Start time To be confirmed
Entry fee Competitors: £30. Spectators: £5. Coaches: £10.
Eligibility Open to all licenced students aged 7 and over and graded 9th kup (yellow stripe) and above
Events Patterns
Sparring
Power (age 18 and over)
Special technique (under 18s only)
How to enter Enter online by Sunday 16th June.
Further info & rules Rule pack

 

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OMA Regional Championships: Feb 2024

 

 

Sunday 18th February: OMA Regional Championships
Venue Deeside Leisure Centre, Chester Road West, Queensferry, CH5 1SA
Start time Doors open 09:30.
Juniors start 10:00.
Adults start 13:00.
Entry fee Competitors: £25.
Spectators £5 (under 5s FREE).
Eligibility Open to all licenced students
Events Patterns
Sparring
Speed kicking
Musical patterns
Destruction (black belt adults only)
Tag team sparring (register & pay on the day)
Team patterns (register & pay on the day)
How to enter Enter online by Thursday 15th February
Further info & rules Info pack


OFFICIALS 

If you’re qualified and would like to help officiate, please register here.

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2024 University Taekwondo World Championships

Open to students age 17+ ONLY.

Friday 22nd March 2024 – ITF Colour Belt Events

Saturday 23rd March 2024 – ITF Black Belt Events

Sunday 24th March 2024 – WT Colour Belt & Black Belt Events

 

Friday 22nd to Sunday 24th March: 2024 University Taekwondo World Championships
Venue Lee Westwood Sports Centre, Nottingham Trent University, Clifton Lane, College Drive, Nottingham, NG11 8NS
Start time 08:00 Venue opens for weigh-in and registration
09:00 Opening ceremony
09:30 Patterns events
11:30 Sparring events
Entry fee £45 for ITF events (patterns & sparing included). £65 to enter both ITF and WT events.
Spectators: FREE.
Eligibility Open to all licenced students age 17+
Events Individual patterns
Individual sparring
Team patterns (3-5 members, mixed gender permitted)
Team sparring (5 members, separate genders, colour belt teams 9th-1st kup, black belt teams 1st Dan & above)
How to enter Enter online via the link below by Wednesday 6th March.
Further info & rules www.butl.org.uk/worldchampionships
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2024 ITC Northern Open

 

Sunday 10th March: ITC Northern Open
Venue Oldham Leisure Centre, Middleton Road, Oldham, OL9 6AD
Start time
Doors open: 8:30 am
Colour belts start: 9:15 am
Black belts start: 12:30 pm
Entry fee Competitors: £28
Spectators: £5 (under 5s FREE)
Eligibility Open to all licenced students
Events Patterns
Sparring
Speed kicking (under 18s)
Destruction (18+ blue belts & above only)
Tag team sparring
Team patterns
How to enter Enter online by Friday 8th March
Further info & rules Info pack

 

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2024 GTI North West Open

 

Sunday 17th March: GTI North West Open
Venue Greenbank Sports Academy, Greenbank Lane, Liverpool, L17 1AG
Start time Doors open 09:00.
Tournament starts 09:30.
Entry fee £25. Spectators FREE!
Eligibility Open to all licenced students
Events Patterns
Sparring
Tag team sparring (juniors only; 3-person team; register and pay on the day £15)
How to enter Entry forms will be available in class, or download here. Deadline: Wednesday 13th March.
Further info & rules https://www.gti-taekwondo.com/tournament-rules
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2024 GTI English Open

 

Sunday 21st January: GTI English Open
Venue Hinckley Leisure Centre, Argents Mead, Hinckley, LE10 1BZ
Start time Doors open 09.00am. Event starts 09.30am.
Entry fee £25. Spectators FREE!
Eligibility Open to all licenced students graded 9th kup (yellow stripe) and above
Events Patterns
Point stop sparring for yellow/green belt juniors
Continuous sparring for all other juniors and adults
Destruction for blue/red/black belt adults only
How to enter Pick up an entry form in class or download here, and return to your instructor by Wednesday 17th January.
Further info & rules https://www.gti-taekwondo.com/tournament-rules

2023 GTI British Open

 

 

Sunday 3rd December: GTI British Open
Venue Leisure @ Cheltenham, Tommy Taylors Lane, Cheltenham, GL50 4RN
Start time 09.30am
Entry fee £25. Spectators FREE!
Eligibility Open to all licenced students graded 9th kup (yellow stripe) and above
Events Patterns
Point stop sparring for yellow/green belt juniors
Continuous sparring for all other juniors and adults
Destruction for blue/red/black belt adults only
How to enter Pick up an entry form in class and return to your instructor by Saturday 25th November.
Further info & rules https://www.gti-taekwondo.com/tournament-rules

2020 PUMA International Open: Results

The 2020 PUMA International Open was held in Swindon on 8th February. It was a tough competition, but all seven of our fighters made it to the podium for medals. The final haul was 11 medals: 1 gold, 4 silver & 6 bronze! 

Well done, everyone!

Thank you to everyone who helped with coaching and supporting the team!  


RESULTS: 2020 PUMA International Open

Alan JohnsonBRONZE Patterns
Athika KadarSILVER Patterns
Callum EdwardsBRONZE Patterns
BRONZE Sparring
Connor MurphyBRONZE Patterns
Nikola KlizaBRONZE Patterns
SILVER Sparring
Olly GarganSILVER Sparring
SILVER Patterns
Owen GarganGOLD Sparring
BRONZE Patterns

2020 GTI English Open: Results

Olly sparring (photo courtesy of Energise Images)

The 2020 GTI English Open was held in Cheltenham on 26th January. Our Tournament Team got the year off to a great start, with our seven fighters winning seven medals: 6 gold and 1 bronze! 

Well done, team!

Congratulations also to Callum Edwards and Stef Davies, who were awarded the GTI Black Belt Competitor of Year trophies for the 2018-19 tournament season. Eight awards are presented each season, and we’re proud to see four of these go to our club members this year! Callum won awards for Boys Patterns and Boys Sparring; while Stef won awards for Ladies Patterns and Ladies Sparring.

Thank you to everyone who helped with officiating, coaching and supporting!  


RESULTS: 2020 GTI English Open

Athika KadarGOLD Sparring
Callum EdwardsGOLD Patterns
GOLD Sparring
Connor MurphyGOLD Sparring
Olly GarganGOLD Sparring
BRONZE Patterns
Ryan DaviesGOLD Sparring