Singapore Taekwon-Do student returns to visit UCC

  • 16th July, 2015

  Andre Leong started Taekwon-Do in UCC in the early nineties while studying Medicine. Andre was promoted to 2nd Degree black belt during his time at UCC. He recently visited Cork with his family and attended a training session at the club with Master Creedon and Mr McCarthy. Andre

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UCC students in action in Taekwon-Do World Championship

  • 2nd June, 2015

Two UCC students were in action in the Taekwon-Do World Championships held in Jesolo, Italy last week. Congratulations to Mr Richard Forde who was part of the Senior Male Sparring Team that won Gold against Ukraine. [caption id="attachment_348" align="alignnone" width="200"] Richard Forde -

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Grand Master Trevor Nicholls Seminar – Wexford – March 2015

  • 23rd March, 2015

Grand Master Trevor Nicholls (IX Degree) delivered a seminar at Mr Mick Flaherty's (VI Degree) club in Wexford on Saturday 21st of March. Master Norman Creedon (VIII Degree) assisted at the very well attended seminar which was scheduled from 10am to 12 noon and from 2pm - 4pm. The seminar

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IV Degree Black Belt and above workshop with Grand Master Nicholls in the UK

  • 16th March, 2015

Mr JB McCarthy VI Degree ITF Black Belt and UCC Taekwon-Do Club Instructor, attended the IV Degree and above workshop with Grand Master Nicholls held on the 7th and 8th of March. The event was located in Grand Master Nicholl's dojang near London Heathrow. All the 4th, 5th and 6th degree Tuls

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UCC Taekwon-Do Club patterns (tul) action at Intervarsities (Part 3)

  • 22nd February, 2015

[caption id="attachment_302" align="alignnone" width="300"] Richie and Erik in action at the pattern (tul) section of the Intervarsities[/caption] [caption id="attachment_307" align="alignnone" width="300"] Sarah Barry (left) in action during pattern (tul) section of Intervarsities[/caption]

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UCC Taekwon-Do Club sparring action at Intervarsities (Part 2)

  • 22nd February, 2015

  [caption id="attachment_301" align="alignnone" width="300"] Great high kick from Erik Borchert[/caption] [caption id="attachment_296" align="alignnone" width="300"] Eden lets loose with a side kick at the Intervarsities[/caption] [caption id="attachment_294" align="alignnone"

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UCC Taekwon-Do Club sparring action at Intervarsities (Part 1)

  • 22nd February, 2015

[caption id="attachment_323" align="alignnone" width="300"] Sarah Barry re-creating photo from the Complete Martial Artists Volume 2 (Sarah's opponent recovered to complete the bout)[/caption] [caption id="attachment_320" align="alignnone" width="300"] Richie Forde getting his point across with

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UCC Taekwon-Do Club success at Intervarsities

  • 22nd February, 2015

Results for UCC at the Taekwon-Do Intervarsities Feb 2015 - TraleeUCC 1st place Male Senior Team (3rd year in a row we have won the senior male team event)UCC 1st place Female Senior TeamErik Borchert 1st place Male Black Belt patternsRichie Forde 2nd place Male Black Belt patterns John Carey 3rd

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Results from Scion Open Taekwon-Do Championships Sunday 25th Jan in Little Island

  • 12th January, 2015

First tournament of 2015,  this was a warm up for the Open Martial Arts Intervarsity on the 31st of Jan. The UCC team were placed 2nd in the team pattern section at the Scion Open Tae Kwon Do Championships. Other results included Omed Poshdary getting 1st in Green/Blue patterns and 3rd in

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Taekwon-Do – New Beginners Welcome in Semester 2

  • 3rd January, 2015

Get fit, get flexible, learn self defence - join in the beginners class at the Taekwon-Do Club. No experience necessary, suitable for males and females - wear a track suit or shorts and t-shirt or any loose comfortable clothes. Come along any Tuesday or Thursday night at 7:30 - 9:00pm in Hall

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