What is Tae Kwon-Do?
Taekwondo is the Korean art of self-defence and means “The Art of Hand and Foot Fighting”. Taekwondo indicates the technique of unarmed combat for self-defence, involving skilled application of punches, kicks, blocks, dodges and restraints. Most of all Taekwondo is about self-imposed discipline.
The Benefits of Tae Kwon-Do
Although the classes are disciplined at Llangollen Tae Kwon Do, the classes are fun and enjoyable. Having the ability to defend yourself makes you a more confident person, in all facets of life. Taekwondo is about improving your mental and physical state. It builds a level of self-confidence unsurpassed by any other form of exercise.
Achieve Your Goals
FITNESS- Taekwondo will improve your fitness
BELTS – Grading’s are held every 12 weeks. Each belt is a goal to aim for and will offer you a challenge both mentally and physically.
CONFIDENCE- With training in Taekwondo you will develop the skills to defend yourself.
COMPETITION – Competitions are optional at Llangollen Tae Kwon Do and are split into divisions of your own belt and height or weight
Grading’s are purely optional and are held every 3 months. Once the level of blue belt is reached grading’s become 6 months apart.
Can I achieve my black belt?
Yes! There are ten steps to get to Black Belt. You start as a white belt and progress through the grades upto Black Belt. It takes about 3 1/2 years to reach your goal of Black Belt. This will enable you to become mentally and physically competent at Taekwondo
GRADING DATES 2018
Sunday March 18th
Sunday June 17th
Sunday September 23rd
Sunday December 9th
Llangollen Leisure Centre,
Dinbren Road, LL20 8TG
Tuesday 7.00 - 8.00pm Mixed Class (all ages and abilities)
Wednesday 6.00 - 7.00pm Mixed Class (all ages and abilities)
What is the TAGB ?c
Llangollen Tae Kwon Do is proud to be part of the TAGB.
The Tae Kwon Do Association of Great Britain is Europe's largest single martial arts organisation, with over 25,000 members training in over 600 clubs throughout the UK.
We guarantee certified experienced instructors all of whom have undertaken specialist instructors courses, are CRB checked and have full professional indemnity insurance cover.
So when you join the TAGB you can rest assured that you have made the right decision.
GM Dave Oliver, 9th Dan, Chairman of the TAGB, BTC Chairman,
President of Tae Kwon Do International.