Blog

13 Sep 2013

Mr Gimbel and I have just come back from a fantastic training camp in Thailand!

Mr Gimbel and I have just come back from a fantastic training camp in Thailand! We trained twice a day for over 10 days with sessions in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu every morning and Muay Thai in the afternoon. It was very hard at times to do 2 long sessions a day and the heat made it even more difficult […]

3 Sep 2013

Grading – 1st October 2013 Llantwit Major School – Ham Lane

Please note our next grading will take place on: 1st October 2013 Llantwit Major High School Ham Lane East CF61 1TQ   There will be no spectators allowed in the Grading, all lower grades will be on first, so that they can leave asap. They will then have their results in class. Grading will start […]

25 Jul 2013

July / August Class Notice

Student/Parent There is a break for all classes, the last class is on the 15th August (Thursday) and we will resume training on September 2nd (Monday). Training Times change for Rhoose and Dinas Powys: Monday 22nd July Rhoose TKD Mixed 6.15-7.15pm Wednesday 24th July Dinas Powys TKD Mixed 4.45pm-5.45pm Monday 29th July Rhoose TKD Mixed […]

20 Jul 2013

Mr Schembri Takes Gold winning his 4th World Title

On Sunday the 14th of July Head Instructor of JSTKD and Inner spirit  finally achieved his 4th World Title. Recently finishing Ironman Italy I new I had the fitness to compete at the national level, although I had no sparring or specific Taekwondo training to prepare I trusted my experience and knowledge in achieving this […]

20 Jul 2013

Hannah and Rhys do JSTKD proud at The 7th Open World Championships

On Saturday the 13th of July Hannah Hunt and Rhys Doel competed at the 7th Open World championships, there were 1500 participants just on the Saturday from all over, the atmosphere was electric and I was a proud instructor to say the least. Rhys Doel – Rhys lost his opening bout against a English fighter, […]

4 Jul 2013

Menna Wins Grading Shield for the second time!

Menna Birmingham pictured, has Won the Grading shield for the second time! She showed her skills off to Master Gianni Peros at the grading impressing him yet again. His comments were that of her high kicks and how sharp her movements are!!!! She is the only person at this stage to win the award twice! […]

4 Jul 2013

Summer Fun Day – 20th of July at the Celtic Way Community Centre in Rhoose at 12 – 4pm

Join us at our summer fun day on the 20th of July, It is held at the Celtic Way community  centre Rhoose 12 – 4pm Food will be provided, Bouncy Castles, Games and a Water fight for all. Please see your instructor for a form to book your family’s place.

19 Jun 2013

JSTKD team fought hard at the Midlands championships in Kettering!

On sun 16th June the JSTKD team fought hard at the Midlands championships in Kettering. The team represented the club brilliantly & came away with 5 medals between them. Hannah Hunt fought well and managed a 3rd place. Rhys Doel fought really well in several rounds and narrowly missed out on a medal coming 4th. […]

1 Jun 2013

Rhoose and Llantwit Team Shine at The Welsh Open and JSTKD gain our first sponsor

Students from JSTKD fought hard and proud at the recent Welsh open held in Cardiff, as attracting our first club sponsor. Pictured are of the students who took part on the day, proving to be a true force on the tournament circuit. Well done to – Hannah Hunt (Silver) Rhys Doel (Siver & Bronze) Ashton […]

20 May 2013

Gary Morgan and Hannah Hunt Win Grading Shield

Congratulations to Hannah and Gary who were awarded joint grading award at the last colour belt grading. Both showed excellent Tae Kwon Do skills and had Master Gianni Peros 7th Dan Master complimenting their skills. Well done Both