BUCS BSTF Winter 2020

Saturday 15th February was an historic day for our club. It was the first time the British Student Taekwondo Federation took place at the University of Nottingham, in our very own David Ross Sports Village. With the Winter Championships taking place less than 50 meters from our own Dojang there was a phenomenal turnout from […]

BUCS BSTF Autumn 2019

The weekend of 30th November saw our first ever British Student Taekwondo Federation competition as a part of the BUCS family. The club saw several strong performances over the weekend culminating in a wide range of medals: Chloe Dutton- Gold (WT Sparring) Anna Pafiti- Silver (WT Sparring) James Saunderson- Silver (WT Sparring) Brad Hopkins- Bronze […]

22nd TTA Summer School.

This September saw the 22nd TTA Summer School at the University of Nottingham. Member from the Nottingham, Bramcote, Barbican, Leeds and Sussex clubs attended the 6-day course, which saw a focus on flying and jumping kicks. There was also a lot of poomsae and plyometric training, which we were able to see through thanks to […]

37th TTA Individuals competition.

Nine club members competed at the 37th TTA Individuals last Sunday, and 9 members medalled. It is fair to say we had a very successful start to our competitions this year, and this result pays testament to the hard work our members have been putting in and the phenomenal support from our instructor, Mr Gary […]

February 2019 Winter Championships

Huge well-done to everyone who participated in the 2019 Student National Winter Championships at NTU Sport on the 17th of February! For some, this was their first time competing and the club is so happy with the enthusiasm and team-spirit shown by all members and associates. The day was kicked off (pun intended) with poomsae. […]

November 2018 Competitions Round Up.

UoN Taekwondo took part in the first two competitions for this academic year on Sunday, 19th of November 2018. 36th TTA Individual Championships in Glasgow and BSTF Autumn Championships in London. Congratulations to everyone who competed! Everyone has made UoN Taekwondo very proud.  It was a great experience for everyone, a lot was learned and […]

21st Nottingham Summer School.

Every year the University of Nottingham hosts a Taekwondo summer school, where clubs from all around the UK, who are also part of the Traditional Taekwondo Association (TTA) come together for a week of intensive training, instructed by Grandmaster Loh, 9th Dan.The six days of training included, poomsae, sparring, strength and conditioning and of course […]

World Championships achievements for two of our club members!

Congratulations to Alice Cardall and Nikki Francis for their achievements at the World Championships! Alice got 3rd place in Individuals and 3rd place in the National Team event! Nikki won 2 bronze medals! One in Points and one in Continuous sparring. Both Alice and Nikki are members of our club that joined as ITF black belts. UoN Taekwondo is […]

20th TTA Summer School

In September of this year we hosted the 20th TTA summer scho0l, with TTA clubs from around the country converging in Nottingham for a week of intense training covering sparring, poomsae, and general fitness. Needless to say, there was some serious sweating…   The week overall has been a fantastic experience, with fun events and […]