All posts in Grading

25 Apr 2018

Meet our Latest Black Belts

We are very pleased to let you know that we now have another THREE NEW BLACK BELTS at JSTKD – Xantia Hobrough, Zac Hayvice and Morgan Lloyd Williams as well as another 2nd DAN – Rhys Doel. Many congratulations to them all 🙂 In preparation for their trip to the TAGB Headquarters in Bristol last […]

4 Apr 2018

Black Belt Timing Info April 2018

IMPORTANT INFO FOR BLACK BELT GRADING STUDENTS: We have the following timing info for you: APRIL 2018 BLACK BELT GRADING -START TIMES: All start times (with the exception of first groups) are approx FRI – 20 APRIL DAN GRADES 1st Dans 9.30 am 2nd Dans 12.45 pm 3rd/ /4th Dans 2.00 pm SUN 22 APRIL […]

28 Jan 2018

Black Belt Grading Syllabus Information

Here is the latest information from the TAGB (Tae Kwon Do Association GB) relating to Black Belt gradings. This includes details for those grading from black stripe to black belt and those who are already black belts and taking further dan gradings. TAGB Black Belt Sample Line Work     THIS INFORMATION HAS BEEN ADDED […]

13 Jan 2018

Pre-Grading Information – ALL RED BELTS and above (Preparation for your Black Belt)

This is important information for all of our RED BELTS, BLACK STRIPE BELTS and BLACK BELTS: AREA BLACK BELT GRADING PRE-TRAINING SESSIONS (April  Black Belt Grading) THOSE TAKING THEIR BLACK BELT GRADING THIS TIME AROUND MUST ATTEND ALL SESSIONS ALL other Black Belts and 1st & 2nd KUP students (red and red/black stripe belts) who are not grading […]

3 Jan 2018

Special Guest Appearance at Ninja Graduation!

It wouldn’t be a Christmas Ninja Graduation without a special appearance from Santa!  Our  Graduation Ceremony also included another special appearance – this time is was our fabulous JSTKD Display Team.   The team members all train regularly as well as assisting students in our many classes across the Vale.   They also have a wealth of […]

8 Oct 2017

Colour Belt Grading 7 October – in pictures!

Well done to all our colour belt students who took part in the recent grading at Cardiff Tae Kwon Do Centre.   For some students it was their second visit of the day as they had taken part in the pre-grading sessions earlier on.  If you’ve just successfully graded to your red belt,  don’t forget that […]

14 Aug 2017

Pre Grading Sessions Sep/Oct 2017 (for Black Belt Exam)

This is important information for all of our RED BELTS, BLACK STRIPE BELTS and BLACK BELTS: AREA BLACK BELT GRADING PRE-TRAINING SESSIONS (Sep 2017)  FOR OCTOBER 2017 BLACK BELT GRADING   THOSE TAKING THEIR BLACK BELT GRADING THIS TIME AROUND MUST ATTEND ALL SESSIONS ALL Black Belts and 1st & 2nd KUP students who are […]

11 Jul 2017

Grading – July 2017

Well done to everyone who took part in our busy colour belt grading which we held on 1st July at Colcot Sports Centre.   As usual, we had students taking their first ever grading (these are our white belts who were grading for their yellow stripe) and students taking their final colour belt grading (these […]

13 May 2017

Ninja Graduation May 2017

We had a great afternoon at Penarth Leisure Centre recently when we held our Spring Ninja Graduation.   We had a bit of a different format this time as to start things off, we had a fantastic performance from our JSTKD Display Team comprising Rhys and Seren Doel, Menna and Harri Burmingham, Zak Grinter and […]

29 Apr 2017

Congratulations to our new Black Belts

HUGE congratulations to our latest new Black Belts – Harri Burmingham, Chris Edwards, Ethan Cox, Lloyd Matthews, Darcy Griffin, Rhys Davies and Finlay Valvo.   The Black Belt gradings are held just twice each year in April and October at the TAGB HQ in Bristol.  Our students had to be there bright and early at 9am […]