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                                                                       LAST UPDATED :  Monday - 13th January 2014

 

 

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WE HAVE NOW MOVE TO THE BODYMOVES GYM

- For Address and New Class Times (SEE SCHOOL CLASS TIMES LINK)

 

NORMAL TIMETABLE  FOR SATURDAY CLASS

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Sydenham TKD School Student of the Month - Click Here

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Click here for the Sydenham Taekwon-Do School News

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COLOUR BELT GRADING - 26th October 2013 

Well done to the following students, who were promoted to their respected Colour Belt's at the Hogan's

TaeKwon-Do Grading on Saturday 26th October 2013 at the Surbiton Dojang. (Spit & Sawdust Gym). 

 

Miss Jazmine John-Charles Red - Tag Belt
Mr Bradley Gale-King Red - Tag Belt
Mr Jeheim John-Charles Red - Tag Belt
Mr Russell Forrest Blue - Tag Belt
Mr Bradley Barrett Yellow Belt
Mr Vincent Thompson Yellow- Tag Belt

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COLOUR BELT GRADING - 27th April 2013 

Well done to the following students, who were promoted to their respected Colour Belt's at the Hogan's

TaeKwon-Do Grading on Saturday 27th April 2013 at the Surbiton Dojang. (Surbiton Amateur Boxing Club).

 

Mr Christian Cristavdo Yellow- Tag Belt

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COLOUR BELT GRADING - 16th March 2013 

Well done to the following students, who were promoted to their respected Colour Belt's at the Hogan's

TaeKwon-Do Grading on Saturday 16th March 2013 at the Surbiton Dojang. (Spit & Sawdust Gym). 

 

Miss Jazmine John-Charles Blue Belt
Mr Bradley Gale-King Blue Belt
Mr Ryan Singh Green Belt
Mr Bradley Barrett Yellow- Tag Belt
Mr Rhys Stanley Yellow- Tag Belt
Mr Patrick Cristavdo Yellow- Tag Belt

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COLOUR BELT GRADING - 9th February 2013 

Well done to the following students, who were promoted to their respected Colour Belt's at the Hogan's

TaeKwon-Do Grading on Saturday 9th February 2013 at the Surbiton Dojang. (Spit & Sawdust Gym). 

 

Mr Hezekiah Harrison Yellow - Tag Belt
Mr Russell Forrest Green  Belt

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COLOUR BELT GRADING - 8th December 2012 

Well done to the following students, who were promoted to their respected Colour Belt's at the Hogan's

TaeKwon-Do Grading on Saturday 8th December 2012 at the Surbiton Dojang. (Spit & Sawdust Gym). 

 

Mr Ryan Singh Green - Tag Belt
Mr Ace Singh Yellow - Belt

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COLOUR BELT GRADING - 27th October 2012 

Well done to the following students, who were promoted to their respected Colour Belt's at the Hogan's

TaeKwon-Do Grading on Saturday 27th October 2012 at the Surbiton Dojang. (Spit & Sawdust Gym). 

 

Mr Jeheim John-Charles Blue Belt
Miss Jazmine John-Charles Blue - Tag Belt
Mr Bradley Gale-King Blue - Tag Belt
Mr Ryan Singh Yellow Belt

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UK ITF British Taekwon-do Open Championships - 20th October 2012

Well done to the following Sydenham students who Competed at the UK ITF British Taekwon-do Open

Championships in NIAC, Cardiff, Wales on the 20th October 2012.

  • Mr Samuel Brown - Gold Medal in -82 Kgs Heavy-Weight Senior Sparring

  • Mr Samuel Brown - Bronze Medal in 3rd Dan Senior Patterns

  • Mr John Vernazza -  Silver Medal in -82 Kgs Heavy-Weight Senior Sparring

Team Hogan's RESULTS

Official UK ITF RESULTS

Official UK ITF REPORT        

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ITF World Taekwon-do Championships - 6th - 12th August 2012

Well done to Mr John Vernazza who Competed at the ITF World Taekwon-do

Open Championships in Ottawa, Canada on the 6th to 12th August 2012.

  • Mr John Vernazza -  Silver in the (-82 Kgs) Heavy-Weight Senior Sparring Catergory

Click here for Competition Report - ( Here )  and Competition Results  - ( Here )

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BLACK GRADING - 31st March 2012 

Well done to Mr Amerjeet Singh, who was promoted to Black Belt at the Hogan's TaeKwon-Do Black Belt

Grading on Saturday 31st March 2012 at the Surbiton Dojang. (Spit & Sawdust Gym). 

 

Mr Amerjeet Singh Black Belt

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UK ITF Welsh Taekwon-Do Championships - February 2012

Well Done to Mr J. Vernazza who competed on Sunday 18th February 2012, in the UK ITF Welsh Taekwon-Do Championships

in Penarth Leisure Centre, Wales. He won Gold medals in Sparring and a Bronze in the 3rd Degree Patterns event. 

                         

 

Pattern  (Tul)

Sparring

Mr John Vernazza

Bronze

Gold

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Great News..!!  

1. Taekwon-Do Patterns: From 1st to 7th Degree Black Belt   - Click here

For the first time, all fifteen patterns (Tul) of the Korean martial art of Taekwon-Do that are taught within the black belt syllabus of the International

Taekwon-Do Federation are presented here in a single volume.  This landmark book shows every single move of each pattern executed by the internationally

 renowned Taekwon-Do exponent and instructor, Master Jim Hogan. Each movement is clearly illustrated with a full-length photograph ccompanied by a detailed

commentary, a diagram showing the position of the move within the   pattern, an overall description of the pattern, and the Korean translation for every single technique.

288 Pages     RRP: 18.99

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ITF European Taekwon-do Open Championships - 21st - 23rd October 2011

Well done to Mr John Vernazza & Mr Connor Mc Cormack who both Competed at the ITF European Taekwon-do

Open Championships in Naples, Italy on the 21st to 23rd October 2011.

  • Mr John Vernazza -  Silver in Patterns (Tul) and also Silver in Sparring

  • Mr Connor Mc Cormack - Bronze in Sparring

Click here for Competition Report - ( Here )  and Competition Results  - ( Here )

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UK ITF British Taekwon-do Open Championships - 8th October 2011

Well done to the following Sydenham students who Competed at the UK ITF British Taekwon-do Open

Championships in Reading on the 8th October 2011.

  • Mr John Vernazza -  Bronze in Patterns (Tul)

  • Miss Jazmine John Charles - Bronze in Sparring

  • Mr Jeheim John Charles - Silver in Sparring

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UKTA ITF London Taekwon-Do Championships - July 2011

 

Well done to the following Sydenham students who Competed at the UKTA ITF London Taekwon-do

Open Championships in Guildford on the 10th July 2010.

 

Sparring

Pattern  (Tul)

Special Technique

Power

Mr Bradley Gale-King

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Bronze

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Mr Connor Mc Cormack

Gold

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Mr Jeheim John Charles

Bronze

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The UKTA ITF London Taekwon-do Championship 2011 - EVENT REPORT _____________________________________________________________________________________

UK ITF Scottish Taekwon-Do Championships - March 2011

Congratulation to Mr J. Vernazza, Miss J. Ransley, Mr Luke Yip and Mr S. Brown who all competed on Sunday 27th March 2011, in the

UK ITF Scottish Taekwon-Do Championships  in Motherwell, Scotland. Sam Brown winning a Gold medals in the Senior Sparring

and John Vernazza taking the Silver in the Final, Mr Vernazza also added a Bronze medal to his tally in the 3rd Degree Patterns event.

Miss Jessica Ransley, won a Silver medal in the Female Senior Hyper-Weight Sparring, narrowly miss out of a Gold medal in a closely

contested fight in the Final. Mr Luke Yip also won a Gold medal in the Junior Middle Weight Sparring event.

                       

 

Sparring

Pattern  (Tul)

Special Technique

Power

Mr John Vernazza

Silver

Bronze

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Mr Samuel Brown

Gold

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Miss Jessica Ransley

Silver

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Mr Luke Yip

Gold

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 The UK ITF Scottish Taekwon-do Championship 2011 - FULL RESULTS - click here

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UK ITF Welsh Taekwon-Do Championships - February 2011

Well Done to Mr J. Vernazza and Mr S. Brown who both competed on Sunday 27th February 2011, in the UK ITF Welsh Taekwon-Do Championships in Penarth Leisure Centre, Wales. Both won Gold medals in their respective events, Mr Vernazza also added a

Bronze medal to his tally in the 3rd Degree Patterns event.  Also well done to Miss Jessica Ransley, who competed in the Senior

Hyper-Weight category and won, although she is still a junior competitor.

                       

 

Pattern  (Tul)

Sparring

Special Technique

Power

Mr John Vernazza

Bronze

Gold

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Mr Samuel Brown

Gold

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Miss Jessica Ransley

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Gold

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 The UK ITF Welsh Taekwon-do Championship 2011 - FULL RESULTS - click here

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UK ITF British Taekwon-do Open Championships - October 2010

Well done to the following Sydenham students who Competed at the UK ITF British Taekwon-do Championships

in Reading on the 8th / 9th October 2010.

 

  • Mr John Vernazza -  Gold in Sparring

  • Mr Bruno Malpart - Gold in Patterns and Silver in Sparring

  • Mr Connor Mc Cormack - Bronze in Sparring

  • Mr Jeheim John Charles on competing in his first Championships.

                  

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WBC [1984] & WBA [1986] - World Boxing Champion - Mr Tim Witherspoon

photographed with John Vernazza & Sam Brown - [Spit & Sawdust Gym - 11th Dec 2010]

- Click here - 01,    Click here - 02,    Click here - 03 

                           

           

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Sam Brown is the current World Taekwon-Do Champion, achieving this incredible feat in the first ever World Championships to be held in  the founding country

of the martial art, Korea. In today’s interview with Maximise Potential, Sam shares the interesting journey he has taken over the last eight years in order for him to achieve

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