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New Promotions Dec 2014
Congratulations to Michael Canning promoted to 2nd Kup, Gemma Ward promoted to 3rd Kup, Mark Canning, Ed Winstone and Adam Stribling promoted to 4th Kup, Dion Borojevic , Oliver Willis and Lucy Willis promoted to 8th Kup. Also attending the seminar were Hayden Stallwood and Mr Paul Hudson I. Thanks to all the parents and family for their support today. Well done everyone. New Tul's to learn

UK Open Nov 2014
Well done to Michael Canning, Pier Luigi Meneses, Thomas Canning, Gemma Ward, Mark Canning and Adam Stribling who took part in the UK Open at Guildford, Michael got Bronze in Sparring and Gold in Special Technique, Pier Luigi got Silver in Special Technique, Tom got Silver in Sparring, Gemma got Bronze in Sparring and Mark got Bronze in Sparring. Thank you also to the support from other members/family of Abingdon Taekwon-do who came along and supported and coached.

Scottish Open Sep 2014
The results from the Scottish Open. Adam Stribling - Gold in Sparring. Gemma Ward - Bronze in Sparring. Mr Don Ward - Bronze in patterns. Silver in Sparring and Bronze in Power. Very well done everyone, hopefully a few more will compete in the UK Open on the 8th and 9th November at the Guildford Spectrum.

New Promotions Sep 2014
Well done to everyone who attended the Local area seminar and grading on 14th Sep and congratulations to Adam Winstone and Hayden Stallwood on the promotion to 6th Kup.

London Open July 2014
Results from London Open in Guildford. Mr Ward : Bronze in patterns and Silver in Power Miss Becky Ward : Gold in patterns Michael Canning : Silver in sparring and Gold in Special Technique Tom Canning : Gold in sparring Gemma Ward and Harmony Payne no medals this time but good performances Mr Ward and Mr Dan Woodward also officiated. Thanks to all parents for their support as always. Well done everyone

New Promotions Jun 2014
Congratulations to PierLuigi Meneses confirmed 3rd Kup, Adam Winstone, Joshua Thompson and Audrey Winstone promoted to 7th Kup. Imogen Worrall promoted to 8th kup. Dion Borojevic, Oliver Willis and Lucy Willis promoted to 9th kup. Well done everyone, new Tuls to learn starting next lesson.

Welsh Open May 2014
Tom Canning won a silver in U14 Blue belt Sparring and won two rounds of patterns and just missed out on a medal place. Alfie Stribling went up a weight group again and still won a Gold in 14-17 year old colour belt sparring. Gemma Ward won a bronze medal in 14-15 year old Blue belt patterns. Mr Dan Woodward performed well in 2nd Dan patterns but no medal this time and earned a Bronze in -64kgs Black belt sparring despite a knee injury. Mr Dave Stribling I and Miss Becky Ward I both coached and Becky also took Photo's. Julie Ward and Michele Canning provided the support. Thank you and well done everyone.

English Open Mar 2014
Well done everyone on the performances at the English Open in Guildford, in no particular order :- Josh Gamage Bronze in patterns and Bronze in Special Technique. Michael Canning Silver in Sparring and GOLD in Special Technique. Alfie Stribling GOLD in Sparring. Gemma Ward Silver in Sparring. Tom Canning Bronze in Sparring. Mark Canning earned a dead leg in Sparring. Big thank you to Mr Mat Carlile and Mr Dave Stribling for coaching and Miss Becky Ward for taking photo's, Thank you also to Julie Ward, Steve Gamage and Adam Stribling for your support. Mr Don Ward officiated on both days and was extremely pleased and proud of you all, Roll on the Welsh Open.

New Promotions Mar 2014
Congratulations to Alfie Stribling promoted to 2nd Kup, Gemma Ward promoted to 4th Kup, Adam Stribling promoted to 5th Kup and Harmony Payne promoted to 6th Kup at today's area seminar and grading with Senior Master Williamson. Well done everyone, onwards and upwards. New Tul's to learn.

Also congratulations to Eleonore Rayner promoted to 1st Kup with her new association,well done.

2014 Awards

Student of the Year 2014

The Michael Miller Cup awarded to Adam Stribling 4th Kup.



Tenet Certificates awarded to : -

Courtesy – Mr Chris Charles I & Holly Charles
Integrity – Mr Andrew Farrell III
Perseverance – Pier Luigi Meneses
Self Control – Oliver Willis
Indomitable Spirit – Audrey Winstone

U10 Competitor - Adam Stribling
U13 Competitor - Tom Canning
14-15 Competitor - Alfie Stribling
16-17 Competitor - Michael Canning
Senior Competitor - Mark Canning

Attendance Certificate - Oliver Willis & Lucy Willis
Competition Attendance - Gemma Ward

Promotions Dec 2014

New Yellow Belts


Promotions Sep 2014

Adam Winstone & Hayden Stallwood


Welsh Open May 2014

Team Abingdon.


English Open March 2014

Josh Gamage sparring.


Seminar 2nd March 2014 - Senior Master Williamson VIII

Senior Master Williamson VIII at today's seminar with the Oxford University scarf presented to him on behalf of the Oxford area students.


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