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Updated advice on Coronavirus / COVID-19

ITF Scotland advice on Coronavirus / COVID-19. (updated 18th March 2020) As the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak within Scotland continues to advance, ITF Scotland offer the following updated to instructors and members. Our advice to our membership as of 18th March 2020, is for instructors to continue keeping themselves fully up to date with all advice on how to …

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New School Affiliation: STA-Whitburn Martial Arts

ITF Scotland Board of Directors would like to welcome Master Heath Denholm – VII Degree and his school STA-Whitburn Martial Arts (WMA) who have affiliated to ITF Scotland as a new regional school.

ITF Scotland advice on Coronavirus / COVID-19

In light on the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak within Scotland, ITF Scotland recognises that the situation is continually evolving, and we are monitoring the advice from the UK government.   Our advice to our membership as of 15th March 2020, is for instructors to keep themselves fully up to date with all advice on how to halt the spread …

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New Group Affiliation – Northern Taekwon-Do Academies

ITF Scotland Board of Directors would like to welcome the following instructors and schools who have affiliated to ITF Scotland as a new regional group Northern Taekwon-Do Academies (NTA): Master Wallace Blackbelt Academy (Instructor: Master Gordon Wallace – VIII Degree) Boydell Blackbelt Academies (Instructor: Mr. Mark Boydell – V Degree) DC Taekwon-Do (Instructor: Mr. Dylan …

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National Squad Training’s Cancelled

In light of the outbreak of COVID-19, the National Coaching Team have taken the decision to cancel the upcoming squad training sessions as a precautionary measure, with safety everyone’s number one priority. As the 2020 European Championships have also been cancelled, we will look to re-schedule future trainings around any potential revised tournament date. We …

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20TWENTY NATIONAL SCOTTISH CHAMPIONSHIPS

The 2020 edition of the ITF Scotland National Championships were held over the weekend of 29th February – 1st March, at the Ravenscraig Regional Sports Facility in Motherwell.  As in previous years the two-day event started with the Pre-Junior competition for up to 13 years on Saturday, and Juniors, Seniors and Advanced Seniors, as well as competitors with …

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New Umpire & SET Training Course Initiative Success

Saturday 8th February saw the first step in a new umpire initiative from ITF Scotland of “One Team – One Goal” with a brand-new series of courses being introduced in Scotland to continuously train and develop our National Umpires.  Prior to the course, all participants received a copy to the 2020 ITFS Championships Umpire Reference Manual. The …

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National Team Coaching Appointments 2020/2021

We are pleased to announce ITF Scotland’s National Team Coaching appointments for 2020 / 2021. Congratulations to all, and we wish you all success in your new posts! Team Management:   . National Coaches:

National Umpire Course – 8th February

ITF SCOTLAND UMPIRE COURSE 2020 13th January 2020 Dear ITF Members, It is with great pleasure that you to the ITF Scotland Umpire & Sportdata Event Technology (SET) Course on Saturday 8th February 2020. We hope you join us in starting our initiative for 2020. It is not possible to prepare our athletes for competition at the …

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2020 AGM Report

The 2020 Annual General Meeting of ITF Scotland was held on Sunday 13th January, at the Hilcroft Hotel, Whitburn. 39 plaque holders attended the meeting, which was opened by Mr. Adam Paterson, Chairman of ITFS, after welcoming everyone, he highlighted some of the important points over the past year, none more so than First Honourable …

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