GOLD RUSH AT MANCHESTER OPEN !

Stoke UTA Taekwondo Poomsae team kept up its winning streak this weekend at the 1st Manchester Open Championships held at the George H Carnell Centre ! A five strong team bought back six golds two silvers and two bronzes in one of the best results for the team . On the back of a series of competitions throughout September , taking golds in Scotland , Liverpool and Canada this was a Super September for the Team ! Coach Master Peter Johnson was delighted and said it was all down to hard work extra training and commitment from our team players , Stoke UTA being the most successful technical and competitive club in the midlands and this shows by our results and team standings .

GOLD FOR STOKE UTAs MASTER PETER JOHNSON IN CANADA OPEN

Master Peter Johnson travelled to Vancouver Canada to try to retain his Title that he has held for two years running with a high Score of 6.89 he took  Gold in his Division and as a part of Super September this is the third Gold along with his team , competing at the Scottish Open , Liverpool Open and Canada , with just the Manchester Open to complete this would seal a Super September for Johnson and his Team !

MEDAL RUSH AT SCOTTISH OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS

Stoke UTA Taekwondo took a three strong team to the Scottish open at the weekend at motherwell ! Pairs partners Gerlinder and Master Johnson competed first and too a fantastic bronze in a seven strong field , Master Johnson took gold in the U65 male individual and Gerlinder took silver in her division , Wayne Nicklin took a great Bronze medal in a big category , so all three p layers took podium places another great result for Stoke UTA , our special Poomsae training is paying off and we will be fielding a bigger team in Liverpool soon !

INTERNATIONAL REFEREE COURSE CROATIA

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 !

MEDAL HAUL AT BLUEWAVE FOR STOKE UTA TEAM

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 STOKE UTA TEAM BLUEWAVE

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 !