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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 […]

19 Dec 2016

Grading – December 2016

Our students undertook their final colour belt grading of the year at a new venue for JSTKD – Colcot Sports Centre, Barry.   We had another first too of course – the first time that free sparring was included for our green belts and upwards.   This will be a compulsory part of our gradings going […]

1 Oct 2016

Grading 1 October – photos from the day

Well done to all our students who took part in the colour belt grading on Saturday 1st October.   All results will be given in our classes throughout the week. At this grading, we also had one of our junior Black Belt students, Josh Edwards, undertaking his second star grading.   Star gradings are special […]

5 Sep 2016

Colour Belt Grading – Saturday 1st October 2016

GRADING INFORMATION: Our next colour belt grading will be at Cardiff Tae Kwon Do Centre at 3pm on Saturday 1st October.  You can download a grading form here:  Colour-Belt-Grading-Saturday-1-Oct-2016-Form For those of you who haven’t visited this venue before, it is located above Iceland on Cowbridge Road East, Canton, Cardiff. (194b Cowbridge Road East).  It’s […]

20 Jun 2016

Grading Checklist & Top Tips

Tips for First Grading students and More Experienced Graders! Find out what your first grading will be like and for our more experienced students, take a moment to checkout our tips for getting the best out of your next colour belt examination.   FIRST GRADING?   Have a look at our checklist and ‘what to […]

8 Jun 2016

JULY GRADING – Ninja Kids & Colour Belt Students

Our Grading Day will be Saturday 2nd July 2016 for both Ninja Kids and Colour Belt Students.   The details to note are as follows: Venue:   Barry Leisure Centre, Greenwood Street, Barry CF63 4RU Grading for both groups will be in the Small Hall.   Please make sure you know what time your grading […]