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Master Andy Whiteley was a comparative latecomer to Taekwon-Do. With a background in Judo he started training in Reading with Grand Master Paul Cutler in 1984 before promotion to I Degree in 1988. Gaining his first international medal success at the 1990 World Championships in Canada he continued at World, European, and National level competition until 2006. As the England Team Captain 1994-98 he progressed to the position of Head Coach until 2006, performing demonstrations for HRH The Queen in 2002, and HRH Princess Anne in 2004. Achieving Master status in 2007 with First Grand Master Rhee Ki Ha, he accepted the position of ITF France Technical Director for which development he is still committed. As an International Instructor and Umpire he continues to lead Thames Valley Taekwon-Do, its students and instructors into the future.

Thames Valley Taekwon-Do Newsletter – July

Thames Valley Pro Taekwon-Do Newsletter NEWS Congratulations Millie Yates! Thames Valley Taekwon-Do student Millie Yates attended the 13-18yrs Olympic selection training the weekend of 21 July for the GB Taekwondo trials held at the National Taekwondo Centre in Manchester. The ‘Fighting Chance’ selection process was open to specially selected aspiring young athletes showing potential to […]

Early September Success – Black Belt Grading

Sunday 9 September Congratulations to all who attended the National Seminar and Grading in Leicester this weekend. I’m sure more dialogue to follow but the news hot of the press is the promotion of the following Thames Valley Taekwon-Do Students, they are: IV Degree – Mr Gary Nelson III Degree – Mr Joshua O’Donnell I Degree –   Mr […]

September Start Up Monday 10 September

      Follow our link to this Short video of some of our younger members training end of August before school’s back in.