Special Technical training this Friday at the Wallace Sports Centre 8.00 pm , covering all poomsae and Grading work , for up and coming competitions and Dan gradings !
Master Peter Johnson travelled to Zagreb Croatia to participate in the WTs IRRC Referee course ! Master Johnson is already a International referee , but he attended the Refresher Course over four days of study and training ! This will help to keep our club updated with the latest techniques and information ! The course included study , practical , scoring , with a written test , scoring test , practical performance test and Interview !
Stoke UTA took a team of six players to the Bluewave Championships Basingstoke London at the weekend ! With over four hundred competitors , the team took four golds and five silvers in both Individual , pair and team sections ! Coach and competitor Master Peter Johnson 7th Dan was pleased with this result and was happy with all his players performances !
Good luck to a seven strong team from Stoke UTA Team this weekend at Blue wave in Basingstoke this weekend ! All players are national medallists but we don’t take anything for granted , we have been training hard and completing special sessions to ensure we do the best we can on the day ! this is a large competition with well over 400 players so good luck to our team this weekend !
Another step towards Tokyo for GBs super Para Star Amy Truesdale as she just missed out by one point at the Asian Championships in Vietnam ! Amy still ranked no1 in the world took a silver at the games and increased her tally of ranking points to keep her at the top of her game ! well done Amy from all at Stoke UTA Taekwondo !
Stoke UTAs Instructor and Coach Master Peter Johnson 7th Dan was shortlisted out of a Strong Field for the Coach of the year award 2018 ! Coming runner up was a great achievement and our club deserve this award for there hard work and determination ! Not many clubs can boast world , European , commonwealth and national players like we have produced at our club ! And we have more to come ! I’m proud of all our medallists and students who have put so much into our club over the years !
Its stoke UTAS Instructors Bethany Johnsons 21st Birthday today ! Beth has been a member of the Club since the age of three , She holds her 3rd Dan Grade under the UTAs Examination Board and GM T W Shin 9th Dan ! Beth has National titles in Both Fighting and Poomsae and is a member of the GBs Poomsae squad ! Attaining BTs level2 coaching course Beth is a Instructor at our Stoke UTA Club ! Happy Birthday BETH from Stoke UTA and Dad !