This GTUK Individual British Championships was a great success, held at Ryton-on Dunsmore Nr Coventry on Sat 5th Oct 2019.
A truly British feel with competitors coming from Scotland, Wales and all parts of England, and great camaraderie shown by all.
Epitomised by these photos from the Ladies Black Belt categories:
And of course there was a lot of serious competing too.
DE Photo, the official photographers took 1,000s of photos, so have a look through and see your favourite action shots.
To see the full competition results click here: British Individual Championships 5-10-2019
A Quote from GTScotland sums up the day and the Spirit of Taekwon-do that flows through the GTUK:
“What a day today! First competition for our team, only two months after opening the club!
It was so good to see our GTUK family and friends.
Fantastic competition, everyone done so well and we are super proud of the whole team!
Well done everyone!
A great team of 6 amazing competitors, managed to take 10 golds and 2 silvers!
Hannah Welsh – Gold patterns, Gold sparring
Billie Simpson – Silver patterns, Gold sparring
Robyn Ryce – Gold patterns, Gold sparring
Stuart Odell – Gold patterns, Gold sparring, Gold destruction.
Allan Clark – Silver sparring
Kiara Kelly – Gold patterns, Gold sparring
Again We are so proud of everyone that stepped onto the mats. That definitely takes COURAGE.”
Next tournament … OPEN ITF Welsh Championships … All welcome!