Medal Haul at The Yorkshire Championships.

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On Sunday the 14th May Focus Teakwondo took a team of 5 to the Yorkshire Championships at Richard Duuns Sport Centre in Bradford. Out of 5 competitors the team brought away 5 medals with 2 new Yorkshire champions!

The team consisted of Chief instructor Chris Cocker, Assistant coach Byron Smith, Assistant Junior coach Mason Kelly, Lewis Cocker and Natasha-Jayne Wilkinson. Medals: Gold for Chris and Byron, And Bronze for Lewis, Mason and Natasha.  Read more

Brooksbank Assistant Coach Fiona Promoted to Second Dan

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On Saturday 13th May Focus Taekwondo Brooksbank Assistant Coach Fiona Cocker was promoted to Second Dan Black belt at the Warrior Factory Dan Promotion test in Leeds.

Fiona was preparing attend the British Dan Promotion test in Nottingham at the beginning of April, But due to an injury she had on her wrist she had to postpone her training for the Dan Promotion. Fiona was Given the opportunity to do her Dan promotion test with The Warrior Factory and Premier Taekwondo in Leeds, Just over a month later. Allowing sufficient recovery from her injury Read more

Yorkshire Open Preparation with Spear Taekwondo

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Taekwondo training

On Sunday 14th May 5 members from Focus Taekwondo will compete in the Yorkshire Open Championships! The team had a good preparation day of training at Spear Taekwondo in Huddersfield last weekend.

Next weekend 5 members of Focus Taekwondo will compete in the championships with high hopes of medals, in preparation the team went over to Spear to train with their athletes and was a very good session. 2 new members of the fight team also trained in the children session for their first time training away from Focus, this was great experience for them and will learn a lot in the build up to their first competition.  Read more

Green Hill Landscaping Help with new equipment.

New kicking pads.

Green Hill Landscaping very kindly offered to to help Focus Taekwondo replace some of the old and worn equipment with a very generous club donation!

4 new red kicking paddles, 2 new kicking shields and 2 Break boards! A beginners break board (Yellow) and an intermediate break board (Blue).

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Focus Taekwondo in the press!

Focus Taekwondo Brooksbank in the Press

The Six students from Focus Taekwondo Brooksbank who took part in the British Taekwondo Dan grading in Nottingham on the 1st April, were featured in the Halifax Courier on Friday 21st April.

There is a short write up about what the candidates had to do for their grading. The Halifax Courier is on sale for the next week, so if you would like to purchase a copy, they will be available for the next week at local retailers.