*Patterns Application Seminar*.
It was both an honour and a pleasure to meet and train with World famous TaeKwon-Do author Mr Stuart Anslow 5th Degree.
We never stop learning at Elite TKD Academy and who better to learn from than Mr Anslow when it comes to Pattern Applications his in depth research and knowledge is just outstanding.
Thank you to Master Slater 7th Degree for the invite
We meet (FGMR) First Grand Master Rhee Ki Ha 9th Dan.
FGMR introduced Tae Kwon-Do into the UK in 1967 and was our Founders (General Choi Hong Hi 9th Dan) first student to be presented with their Grand Master 9th Dan rank.
What another great opportunity Elite TKD Academy had in meeting FGMR.
Elite TKD Academy Instructor Mr Jason Rogers 4th Dan along with student Mr Alan Craner Red belt had a fantastic opportunity to meet and train with Supreme GM Kim Bok Man on 18th May 2014.
GM Kim Bok Man is the oldest living 1st Generation Tae Kwon-Do Pioneer. He helped our Founder General Choi Hong Hi design/develop 16 out of the 24 patterns we practice today. He was also GM Rhee Ki Ha instructor in the Korean army, GM Rhee Ki Ha introduced Tae Kwon-Do into the UK in 1967.
What a privilege and honour it was to meet original TKD pioneer Supreme Kim Bok Man.
What a great Day & Evening with Legend Bill Superfoot Wallace 17th May 2014.
Instructor Mr Jason Rogers 4th Dan along with his son Ryan 2nd Dan & daughter Abbi 1st Dan get presented their black belt certificates and belts by Legend Bill Superfoot Wallace, Grand Master Hopwood 9th Dan, Master Harrison 8th Dan and special guest Mr Bob Sykes owner/editor from UK's N01 magazine - Martial Arts Illustrated (MAI).
Black belt / Dan grading group photo 11th May 2014.
Elite TKD Academy 11th May 2014. Instructor Mr Jason Rogers takes his 4th Dan along with his son Ryan taking 2nd Dan and daughter Abbi taking 1st Dan.
Grading Panel/Examiners: Grand Master Hopwood 9th Dan, Master Harrison 8th Dan, Master Bonthuys 7th Dan & Mr Paradine 6th Dan.
Jeet Kune Do Seminar with Mr Russell Perks 6th Dan Tae Kwon-Do, he also holds Dan grades in various other Martial Arts Escrima, Jeet Kune Do etc.
14 Elite TKD students attended and took the opportunity to learn new skills from Mr Perks who clearly has a lot of experience and knowledge in these martial arts/fighting systems. What a great guy and what a great laugh we all had.
Instructor Mr Jason Rogers 3rd Dan along with 19 of his students had the fantastic opportunity and pleasure of meeting and training with the awesome Miss Zara Phythian (Lady Dragon). Zara Phythian 13 x World Champion and Action Movie Star shared some of her training skills and drills and put us all through our paces.
Lady Dragon was truly inspirational, approachable and a very friendly genuine person.
Elite TKD takes 10 students to a Brilliant Boxing Seminar we worked hard, learnt new skills whilst having great fun.
Another World Class Seminar that Elite TKD Academy were invited to attend.
Bill Superfoot Wallace - Undefeated World Full contact champion, Film star, trainer and friends to Hollywood stars and world famous Martial Artists like Chuck Norris, Elvis Presley, J C Van-Damme, Cynthia Rothrock, the list goes on, he's appeared on the cover of Martial Arts Magazines all over the world and has also been inducted into the Black belt Hall of Fame.
Elite TKD Academy took 14 students and what a great time we all had.
Bill Wallace a Legend, Gentleman and a very funny guy.
Elite TKD Academy and its students were invited to a World class seminar with Nathan 'Megatron' Lewis. Nathan Lewis has also starred in TV shows Fight School and various Movies Underground, Batman Begins, Kick Ass etc).
What a Fantastic seminar.