Well done to everyone who competed at the GTI British Open Championship. We returned with 8 medals; Melissa Oxley – patterns bronze, Will Oxley – patterns bronze, Oliver Contreras – sparring bronze, Nicole Oxley – sparring bronze, Kenzie Power – sparring silver, Melissa Oxley – sparring silver, Dimitri Perricos – sparring silver, Will Oxley – sparring silver.
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Well done to those members who competed at the TSA Tournament in Kent. There were silver medals for Will Oxley in patterns and Monty Warner in sparring. Melissa Oxley won gold in patterns and Will Oxley won gold in sparring.
Congratulations to all the squad who competed at the PUMA International Open Championship. Daisy Johnson won silver in black belt patterns; Melissa Oxley won gold in green belt patterns; Nicole Oxley won silver in green belt patterns; Oliver Contreras won gold in green belt patterns and silver in sparring; Will Oxley won gold in over-36 men’s patterns and sparring. There were also excellent performances from Sophie Raine, Oliver Verrian and Archie Riley.
Well done to Estelle Eltham, Harry Collins, Ryan Millane and Oliver Contreras who all competed at the GTI English Open Championship. Ryan won the bronze medal in his sparring category and Oliver won the gold medal in both his sparring and his patterns category.
Congratulations to all our Annual Award winners for 2016 – Competitor of The Year: Oliver Contreras, Courtesy: Hayden Owen, Theory: Tyla Nawrattel, Perseverance: Millie Davies, Indomitable Spirit: Nick Nawrattel, Dedication: Nicole & Melissa Oxley, Effort: Sophie Raine, Leadership: Daisy Johnson, Sparring: Archie Riley, Patterns: Bella Riley, Best New Student, (one from each class): Sophie Wardell-Priestley & Lewis Kirby, Most Improved Student: Jason Gill, Student of the Year: Will Oxley.
Patterns – 9th kup to 7th kup - Gold: Myles Kirby, Silver: Sophie Wardell-Priestley, Bronze: Lewis Kirby - Patterns – 6th kup to 1st kup - Gold: Melissa Oxley, Silver: Sophie Raine, Bronze: Nicole Oxley - Team Patterns - Gold: Thomas McGregor, Harry Collins & Oliver Contreras, Silver: Tyla Nawrattel, Nicole Oxley & Melissa Oxley - Sparring – junior grade lightweight - Gold: Liam Millane, Silver: Nicole Oxley, Bronze: Melissa Oxley – Sparring – senior grade lightweight - Gold: Estelle Eltham, Silver: Ryan Millane, Bronze: Harry Collins - Sparring – middleweight - Gold: Oliver Contrerras, Silver: Sophie Raine, Bronze: Ollie Verrian – Sparring – light heavyweight - Gold: Archie Riley, Silver: Josh Watson, Bronze: Kenzie Power
Congratulations to Monty Warner, Duncan Warner, Ollie Verrian, Archie Riley, Oliver Contreras and Kenzie Power, who competed at the GTI British Open Championship. Duncan won silver in patterns and bronze in sparring, Oliver won bronze in patterns and silver in sparring, Kenzie and Archie both won gold in sparring.
Thank you to those members and families who came to support and represent us at the Farnham Community Games on Bank Holiday Monday. It is very much appreciated.
Once again, we had another wonderful weekend of Tae Kwon Do Summer Camp with our friends at TSA. Big thanks to all the members and their families who helped to make it such a memorable weekend.
Following the recent black belt grading at TSA in Kent, we are pleased to announce that the following students have been promoted to first degree black belt; Daisy Johnson, Will Houghton & Nick Nawrattel. The award for achieving the highest mark at the grading was won by Daisy Johnson. Congratulations to all the students from Farnham and from TSA who were successful.