Welcome to ABTKD!
for your interest in our clubs, I hope that you feel comfortable and relaxed in your class as we promote a fun atmosphere
and an interesting programme. We are here to help you achieve your goals.' Anthony Brennan, ABTKD Chief Instructor.
Mixed age and ability where families can train together.
All you need to start with is bare feet and loose fitting clothes.
Club membership is an advanced payment of £35 per
four week period with a minimum of two training sessions per week.
This is collected via monthly Standing Order
on the date of joining.
The first few months
During your first month,
you are required to apply for a TAGB licence via your instructor. The Tae Kwon-Do Association of Great Britain is the largest
martial arts organisation in Europe; they issue a licence for your own protection and insurance.
The external application
fee is £40.
Your licence must be renewed annually at a cost of £40.
Within the first eight weeks, you are required to purchase a TAGB training suit via your instructor. This
is called a ‘dobok’ and serves to unify us as an organisation while promoting a disciplined appearance. Doboks
are priced at £36.
few months, students will have the opportunity to be assessed by a TAGB grading examiner. This assessment
is known as a ‘grading’. Successful students are awarded with an official certificate and
a new belt.
Grading is completely optional as a
short term goal and available every three to six months. The external grading fee of £28
As chief instructor, I will be happy to answer any questions you might have; please feel free to approach
me at the club or contact me via phone or email.
Please use the below link to download, print and complete a membership form and
bring it with you to your free trial lesson.
5th Dan Instructor
Click here to download membership form