Congratulations to Stoke Gifford students & instructors that attend the UK ITF training day & awards evening on Saturday 24th November 2018.

Instructors training group 2018

The training day & awards evening is an annual event that brings students & instructors together from all over the country to learn & share knowledge, as well as celebrating the years achievements in International competition & recognising service to Taekwon-do.

Stoke Gifford Taekown-do’s senior instructor Miss White attended the morning training session for registered club instructors that was led by Grand Master Nicholls.

Club instructor Mr Armorgie attended the afternoon session along with other members of the club, Sebastian Strode, William & Lewis Lambern. This afternoon was very well attended with over 200 hundred training. Members were instructed in a range of areas to include, self defence, patterns, pad drills & free sparring.

Members of the club, along with friends & family then attended the awards dinner.

Giff table 1

Many of the students from the club were due their Bronze service award, this is given by UK ITF to students that have trained consistently for 10 years or more. Miss Burridge also collected her 30 year service award. Please see photo’s of the students receiving there awards by GM Nicholls & Master Rauli below.

Miss Burridge 30 years

Miss Burridge 30 years




Callum 10 years

Callum Brown 10 years


Lucie 10 years

Lucie Robertshaw 10 years

Harry 10 years

Harry Armorgie 10 years

Sebastian 10 years

Sebastian Strode 10 years

William 10 years

William Lambern 10 years

Rachael 10 years

Rachael Hutton 10 years

Laura 10 years

Laura Robertshaw 10 years

Miss Burridge was also given special recognition by GM Nicholls for her dedication & work within the UK ITF.

UK ITF Masters

A big thank you to Ashley Nicholls & UK ITF for organising such a great day & evening.

Photo’s taken from the UK ITF Facebook page.