Classes resuming……

Hi all, we hope your summer was fantastic. Here is the start-up times and dates

Skerries Community Centre 5.30-6.30 Monday & Wednesday from 5th September

Lusk Community College 7-00-8.00 Monday & Wednesday from 5th September

Bracken Ed Together, Balbriggan 7.00-8.00 Tuesday & Thursday from 6th September.

Classes filling up fast………

Contact 0851046627 to book your place

 

SUMMER BREAK

Our classes will finish up early next week with Belt and Certificate presentations at all classes:

Monday 27th June in Skerries and Loughshinny

Tuesday 28th in Lusk , Bracken and Flemington

Classes resume on Monday 5th & Tuesday 6th September. Hoping all students and parents are fully re-charged and ready for a busy term at Elite Taekwon-Do Academy.

Summer on a beach

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Pre-Grading Seminar

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Our Summer Pre-Grading Seminar takes place on sat 28th May 10am until 11.30.

This is a great opportunity for some one-to-one training with Master Donnelly and our team of Black Belt Instructors

All Aspects of the curriculum will be covered including:

  • Fundamental Movement
  • Patterns
  • Kicking Drills
  • Step Sparring
  • Self-Defense

The seminar is open to all students Yellow belt and above and will cost €10. Please book your place before tuesday 24th May

Barcelona!

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Well what a great day at the ITF OPEN FUJI MAE BARCELONA CUP. Carl MCGRATH; Clare Donnelly, Matthew Donnelly, Aoife Butler, Joseph Butler and Elizabeth O’Donovan. A first international for most. Some won, some lost, all learnt. Well done to everyone. Now for Las Rambles

Carl place 2nd in his sparring division, had plenty of spars and unfortunate not to have placed first!

Matthew place 1st in his sparring division and 2nd in Patterns, great result for a first international event.

INTA OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS 6th & 7th February 2016

Well done to all juniors and cadets who attended this weekends INTA Tournament in Tallghts basketball Arena.

Luca McMenamin from Skerries

Leon Cummins, ZaraMcGrath, Abbie Neary, Claire O’Donovan, Ava Kearns and Emilia Zivkovic from Loughshinny.

Cadets..Carl McGrath, Matthew Donnelly, Jakub Kierszk, Greg Wodowski, Aoife Callan , Alan Dowdall and Emma Finnegan.

This was a first time out for some of our students, Emma, Jakub (first Black Belt Division)& Abbie well done. For everyone involved, you showed great enthusiasm, effort and perseverance throughout! Both days were long, some categories were huge, especially in the junior divisions. overall great progress shown from all who entered.

Well done to Carl and Clare who volunteered to umpire on the Saturday.

Results as follows:

Emilia  2nd patterns & 3rd sparring

Ava 3rd in patterns

Abbie 3rd in sparring

Greg 3rd in patterns & 1st in sparring

Aoife Callan 3rd in sparring

Alan Dowdall 2nd in sparring

Emma Finnegan 1st in sparring

Carl McGrath 1st in sparring

Matthew Donnelly 2nd in sparring