New Century Taekwon-Do

TKD News:     Jan-Mar 2012


P.U.M.A. World Championship

P.U.M.A.’s 2nd World Championship was held March 31st – April 1st 2012 at the Oasis Leisure Centre, Swindon, England.

Competitors could enter Sparring, Patterns and Destruction. Teams and individuals came from many organisations, all highly skilled and motivated. Taking two very long days to complete this Competition turned out to be even better than the first with Trophies going near and far to several organisations and Countries.

New Century Taekwon-Do proudly boasts Five World Champions:

Stacey Weatherer Winning Gold in team sparring, individual sparring, individual patterns and Silver in team patterns.
Emma Deakin Winning Gold in team sparring and individual destruction, Silver in team patterns and Bronze individual patterns.
Ashley Atkinson Winning Gold in team sparring, Silver in team patterns and individual sparring.
Carly Atkinson Winning Gold in team patterns, Silver in team sparring and individual patterns, Bronze individual sparring.
Jenna Baxter Winning Gold in team patterns, Silver in team sparring and individual patterns, Bronze individual sparring.

Also despite an injury Terry Atkinson entered individual patterns winning Bronze

Congratulations to all and many thanks to Mark Chadwick, Peter Brannan and Joanne Brannan for officiating over the two very busy days.

A great week-end for competitors, officials and spectators.

Although the competition was action packed the highlight has to be the promotion of:
R.Gayle 8th Degree
P.U.M.A.’s Chairman Master R. Gayle to 8th Degree.