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19th December 2011 - Chun Ma Christmas Raffle

We'd like to say thank you to everyone who sold and bought raffle tickets for our Christmas Raffle. The money raised helps us pay for our students to travel to international Taekwondo events. The results of the ticket draw are below which took place today.

Prize Winner
Ticket Number
£40.00 Dave Abbey
02900
£20.00 Dan Foster
02464
£10.00 T Grimes
02634
Sword set K Jewsbury
01075
Bottle of wine C Nugent
01041
Bottle of wine Rachel Hunt
01638
Floating duck radio Matthew Chapman
01464
Gift set Sara Wyllie
01762
Gift set Matty Bostock
01885
Gift set Pearl
01652

 


27th November 2011 - Christmas Holidays

Please note that due to the Christmas break, there will be no Taekwondo training on the following days:

  • Monday 26th December
  • Thursday 29th December
  • Monday 2nd January

Training is as normal up to and including Thursday 22nd December, there will be a training session on Wednesday 28th December and it will then resume as normal from Wednesday 4th January 2012.


30th October 2011 - BTC Instructor Course

On Sunday 30th October, there will be a BTC Instructor course open to those eligible starting at 10:00am. The application form is available from Master David Sutherill (or it can be downloaded from the link below) which must be fully completed and returned by Sunday 18th September at the latest.

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The venue is:

Rossington Parish Community Hall (formerly the Memorial Hall)
McConnel Crescent
New Rossington
Doncaster
South Yorkshire
DN11 0PL


16th October 2011 - BTMA Annual General Meeting

Following the Dan Grading, there will be the BTMA Annual General Meeting. At the AGM, the majority of the current executive committee will resign their positions. Any member whom wishes to either carry on, or be considered to fill a role detailed in the Roles and Responsibilities document, MUST complete an application form.

Further details about the roles and application forms are available via the links below...

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All registered BTMA instructors are invited to attend and apply for any post. Applications must be sent to Master James Pidcock by Monday 3rd October 2011. The return address can be found in the Committee Role document.


16th October 2011 - Dan Grading at Doncaster

Congratulations to everyone who passed their Dan gradings at Doncaster today.

Promoted to 3rd Dan

  • Mark Stephens
  • Jessica Sanderson
  • Chelsea Powell

Promoted to 1st Dan

  • Luke Sadler
  • Philip Martin
  • Matthew Chapman

Jessica Sanderson, Mark Stephens, Chelsea Powell, Master David Sutherill and Matthew Chapman

Click here for more pictures from the Dan grading...


16th October 2011 - BTMA Seminar & Dan Grading

There will be a seminar hosted by Master John Gabbard 7th Dan between 10:00am and 12:00pm (before the Dan Grading) open for all BTMA members. The prices are:

£10 per individual
£8 each for 2 members from the same family
£6 each for 3+ members from the same family

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Following the Seminar, there will be the Dan Grading for those eligible. All applications must be received by Master David Sutherill no later than the 30th September.

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Below is a map of where the seminar and Dan Grading will be which your can use to plan a route...


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18th September 2011 - Pre-Dan Grading & Seminar

There will be a Pre-Dan grading and Seminar at Armthorpe Community Centre for those students hoping to do their Dan grading in October. This will be between 10:00am and 2:00pm.


2nd September 2011 - BTMA Newsletter, Vol. 1

Please find below a link to the first BTMA Newsletter that hopefully will become a bi-monthly issue.

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30th August 2011 - Visit from Master Joao Correia

Chun Ma is pleased to announce that our friend Master Joao Correia 6th Dan from Portugal will be coming to Chun Ma Taekwondo next year. We will arrange the dates after the Paris competition. We have been very well looked after on our trips to Portugal and we will do our best to return the hospitality.

Master Joao Correia 6th Dan


14th August 2011 - Chun Ma Masters Seminar

A seminar to raise funds to send a team to the European Mudo Championships in Paris, France. Open to all BTMA members.

Break Boards
Self-Defence

Break Boards

Self-Defence

Master David Sutherill, 7th Dan
Master Andrew Fisher, 4th Dan
   
BTMA Sport Fighting
Weapons

BTMA Sport Fighting

Weapons

Master Liam Sanderson, 4th Dan
Master James Pidcock, 4th Dan

 

Venue: Rossington Memorial Hall, Doncaster
Date & Time: Sunday 14th August, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Price: £5 for one family member, £4 each for two and any more train for free

17th July 2011 - Chun Ma 10 Mile Sponsored Walk

A big thank you and well done to everyone who took part in our 10-mile Sponsored Walk:

Chris Arthur, Carol Sanderson. Liam Sanderson, Jessica Sanderson, Siân Walker, Allison Jackson, Daniel Jackson, Amy Jackson, Chelsea Powell and Mark Stephens.

Also, thank you to our helpers/hecklers for their assistance during the walk:

David Sutherill, Mick Sanderson, Mark Stephens and Tony Arthur.

The money raised goes towards funding us taking a team to the European Mudo Championships in Paris this coming October. Anyone wishing to go to the championships must take part in our fund raising.


10th July 2011 - European Mudo Championship Positions Available

For the forthcoming European championships in Paris, we are opening two positions within Chun Ma:

  • Head Coach - this will entail being in charge of all team affairs, coaching and accreditation.
  • Team Manager - this will entail booking hotels and arranging transport to and from the event.

The closing date is 15/07/11 at 5pm. If you are interested, please get in touch with Master David Sutherill.


10th July 2011 - BTMA Sparring Training

On the 10th July, there will be sparring seminars available to BTMA members at the Memorial Hall in Rossington, Doncaster. The cost will be £1 per family just to cover the cost of hiring the hall.


31st May 2011 - A Good Chat About The Olden Days

Master David Jordinson, Master Kim Yong Ho, Master Kim Sang Tae, Master David Sutherill and Hapkido Masters enjoy an afternoon reminiscing

Master David Jordinson, Master Kim Yong Ho, Master Kim Sang Tae, Master David Sutherill and Hapkido Masters enjoy an afternoon reminiscing.


22nd May 2011 - Chun Ma Charity Inter-Club Competition

A great big thank you to everyone (sponsors, competitors, officials, helpers, spectators and the 73rd Doncaster Brownies) who supported our Charity competition this year - we have raised over £2,700 to be donated to the Cystic Fibrosis departments at Sheffield Childrens hospital and Doncaster Royal Infirmary.

We would like to say a huge thank you to the following:

Lifting Solutions Ltd

Lifting Solutions Ltd

For sponsoring the whole competition

Brake Bros Ltd

Brake Bros Ltd

For donating the food to cater at the competition

We would also like to say thank you to the following for donating prizes to raise additional funds for the Cystic Fibrosis charity:

  • Bryce Boarding Kennels & Cattery
  • SPAR (Bawtry)
  • The co-operative (Bawtry)
  • Auckley Post Office , Hayfield Lane, Auckley
  • Amraj Tandoori Takeaway, Hayfield Lane, Auckley
  • Emilios Pizzeria, Hayfield Lane, Auckley
  • Auckley Friery, Main Street, Auckley
  • SPAR (Scawthorpe)
  • Fish King, High Street, Bentley
  • Bliss, Swan Street, Bawtry
  • Wynsors World of Shoes

Congratulations to our medallists from the competition...

U16 Flying Side Kick
Silver - Jamie Isle

16+ Flying Side Kick
Bronze - Chris Arthur

U7 Kup Grade Pattern
Gold - Ethan Early
Bronze - Jorja Ley & Hamza Rashid

U11 10th-5th Kup Pattern
Bronze - Ethan Merriman

U11 Dan Grade Pattern
Gold - Adam Green

11-17 Dan Grade Pattern
Silver - Chelsea Powell
Bronze - Jamie Isle

11-17 Kup Grade 1 or 3-Step Sparring
Bronze - Sam Atkinson & Ethan Merriman

U11 Dan Grade 1-Step Sparring
Silver - Adam Green & Amy Jackson
Bronze - Mia Isle & Matthew Chapman

11-17 Dan Grade 1-Step Sparring
Silver - Jessica Sanderson & Chelsea Powell
Bronze - Chelsea Powell & Jamie Isle

16+ Dan Grade 1-Step Sparring
Silver - Caroline Early & Chris Arthur

U11 Dan Grade Self-Defence
Gold - Mia Isle & Amy Jackson

11-17 Dan Grade Self-Defence
Gold - Jessica Sanderson & Chelsea Powell
Bronze - Olivia Ley & Lydia Wade

18+ Dan Grade Self-Defence
Silver - Caroline Early & Chris Arthur

1 to 1 Sparring (Cadets)
Gold - Mia Isle

1 to 1 Sparring (Juniors)
Gold - Olivia Ley
Gold - Bethany Wilson
Gold - Jamie Isle

Click here for the full competition results.


17th May 2011 - 73rd Doncaster Brownies Charity Gala (Jayden's Night)

We would like to say a great big thank you to the 73rd Doncaster Brownies who supported our charity fundraising efforts for Cystic Fibrosis and hosted a Gala evening on Tuesday 17th May at Blaxton Vllage Hall.

They managed to raise £325 to join our fundraising total and a great evening was had by all. A superb effort!


15th May 2011 - First Aid Course

There will be a First Aid course on 15th May at Rossington Memorial Hall. This is open to anyone in the Mudo Academy and there are only 3 places left so anyone interested must contact either Master David Sutherill or Master Liam Sanderson A.S.A.P.

The cost of this course will be £55


10th April 2011 - Dan Grading at Doncaster

Congratulations to everyone who passed their Dan gradings at Doncaster today.

Promoted to 4th Dan

  • Liam Sanderson
  • James Pidcock

Promoted to 2nd Dan

  • Anthony Jackson
  • Angela Gethin
  • Siân Walker
  • Jamie Isle

Promoted to 1st Dan

  • Frank Bingham
  • Donna Taylor-Gordon
  • Abigail Hathway
  • Liam Boyd
  • Kyle Fisher
  • Olivia Ley
  • Adam Green
  • Thomas Gethin
  • Jessica Martin
  • Mia Isle
  • Amy Jackson

Master Sutherill commented on the high standard that was shown and also, proceeds from the Seminar made around £180 for the Cystic Fibrosis charity we are fund-raising for. Well done!

Here are all of our Black Belt Students after the grading:

Our Dan Grade Students

Click here for some more pictures from the Seminar and Dan grading...


20th March 2011 - Pre-Dan Grading

There will be a Pre-Dan grading in Rossington for those students hoping to do their Dan grading in April. This will be between 11:00am and 12:30pm.

Below is a map of where the grading is which you can use to plan a route:


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12th February 2011 - Kyo Hoon & Chun Ma Awards Night

Congratulations to our students on receiving their awards for 2010:

Master's Student 2010 Mark Stephens
Most Dedicated Student 2010 Jessica Sanderson
Best Competitor 2010 Jamie Isle
Most Indomitable Spirit 2010 Branden Griffiths
Best Attendance 2010 Daniel Jackson
Best Coloured Belt 2010 Mia Isle
Instructors Student 2010 Amy Jackson
Most Improved Student 2010 Matthew Chapman
Most Improved Fighter 2010 Mikey Griffiths
Best Newcomer 2010 Nicole Dunning
Most Promising Student 2010 Ethan Early

 

Here they are altogether after the presentation:

Our students after receiving their awards


6th February 2011 - Chun Ma Instructor Meeting

There will be a meeting on Sunday 6th February between 11:00am and 2:00pm for all Chun Ma registered instructors whilst the fighting seminar is taking place to discuss our future path. It is important that all Chun Ma instructors attend - no excuses.


6th February 2011 - Fighting Seminar & Pre-Dan Grading

All students are invited to fighting seminar that will be hosted by Master Alan Edis and Liam Sanderson. The seminar will be held at our Rossington training venue from 11:00am to 2:00pm. The cost will be £4 and there are discounts for family groups.

Following this seminar, there will be a Pre-Dan grading for those students hoping to do their Dan grading in April. This will be hosted by Master David Sutherill between 2:00pm and 3:30pm and will cost £5.

Below is a map of where the club is which you can use to plan a route:


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More news and events for 2011 to follow when available ....