Yong Kwan Taekwondo has now been training at Trimdon Grange Community Centre for the past ten years.
At present the club membership has approximately twenty students ranging from white belt to 4th Dan Black Belt, in addition to the club.
The Club trains one night a week, Monday 6.00-8.30pm
Students are welcome at the club from the age of five years old, although it is requested that a parent or guardian stay until the child is comfortable to be left alone. Members of the local community are more than welcome to watch a training session; a parent or guardian must accompany Juniors.
Once a parent is happy for the child to take up Taekwondo full time the student must be insured via the British Taekwondo Association at a cost of £10.00.
The cost of a training session is £5.00; discounts are available to families of three or more.
Every three months students grade to progress to the next Kup level (belt) cost £15.00 this is an optional exam. Taekwondo may be used as a way to get fit or learn self defence skills.
The club is now fully equipped with various kicking pads, sparring equipment and breaking boards,
The Club also enters inter club pattern and sparring competitions recent Competition the club won a Gold and three Silver medals.
Many thanks to the support from Trimdon Grange Community Centre
4th Dan Master Ian Foster