Category: News

North Lanarkshire Open 2022

Dear Grand Masters, Masters and Instructors, The organisers of the North Lanarkshire Open (NLO), have extended an invitation to attend their event which will be held on Saturday the 10th of September, in Motherwell, Scotland. This competition is open to all grades in the following categories; Under 7 years 8-10 years 11-13 years 14-17 years …

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Katrina Carr Seminar

I-Kick Martial Arts have extended an invite to a Sparring Seminar they are hosting on Sunday 28th of August. This seminar will work on all aspects of Sparring and will be taken by one of Scotlands most decorated International Competitors of the last decade – Miss Katrina Carr (III Degree). Miss Car has held multiple …

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ITF Scotland Standing Committee Applications

Dear Grand Masters, Masters and Instructors, The ITF Scotland Board of Directors are now inviting applications for the following Standing Committee’s for the term 2022 – 2024: The Technical & Instruction Committee (TIC) The Tournament Committee (TC) The Umpire Committee (UC) Full details of each of the committee’s remit can be found in the appendix …

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Vacancies ITFS National Team

The ITF Scotland are currently looking to fill the vacant positions within the National Team Staff as noted below: Head Pattern Coach Head Pre-Arranged Sparring Coach Interested persons are invited to apply by 31st August, attaching a covering letter, and CV to  Applicants will then be invited for an interview shortly afterward.

National Team Training dates

Road To Romania Following on from our success in Croatia, the road to the next European Championships in Romania is on! The following training and selection dates have been scheduled by the National Team Coaching structure: Sunday 14th August Sunday 28th August Sunday 4th September Sunday 18th September Sunday 30th October (Final Selection) All training …

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National Coach – Mr. Mark Boydell

ITF Scotland wish to announce the recent resignation of Mr. Mark Boydell V Degree, from his current role as Head Pattern & Pre-Arranged Sparring Coach of the National Team. Mr. Boydell has been an integral part of the coaching team in Scotland for the past 12 years, having coached numerous individual competitors and teams over …

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Grand Master Gordon Wallace IX Degree

ITF Scotland would like to announce the prestigious promotion of Grand Master Gordon Wallace, who was promoted to 9th Degree by the ITF Grand Masters Promotion Committee on Friday 3rd June 2022. Grand Master Wallace started his Taekwon-Do career in 1977 in Elgin Scotland, and has dedicated the last 45 years to Taekwon-Do. Today reaching …

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2022 National Championships Success

ITF Scotland held their first national championships in two years, over the weekend of 21st & 22nd May 2022. The national event was the first since the end of the pandemic and attracted some 507 athletes from 28 clubs across Scotland and 6 clubs travelling from England to compete at the event in Motherwell. In advance of …

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Spectator Tickets – Scottish Championships 2022

It is possible to purchase spectator tickets for this years Scottish Championships in advance. This will allow FastTrack entry to the event, and also save money verses on the door cost. Fast tracks can be purchased in advance via your Instructor. In order to guarantee delivery in time for the event, these must be applied …

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Centre Referee Training Course

Further to the Online Zoom Umpire Refresher Course being held prior to the ITF Scotland National Championships. ITFS are pleased to offer an additional course for those umpires who wish to specialise in Sparring Centre Referee at the championships. This Centre Referee Training Course will take place in Aberdeen on Saturday 7th May, as detailed …

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