On Saturday 17th November 2012, Taekwon-do students from Bungay and Beccles clubs travelled to Wellingborough for the GTUK national Black belt grading. They had to perform their syllabus examination in front of the GTUK Senior instructors headed by Master Oldham 8th Degree.
The grading started at 9.30am, and finished at 6pm, this is a gruelling examination of fitness, technique and mental strength, including technical theory, and finally showing the competent ability to break several pieces of 1 inch pine for the destruction section of the grading.
The successful students were:
1st Degree Junior Black Belts:
Saskia Bayliss, Reece Jordan, Callum Read
1st Star 1st Degree Junior Black Belts:
Jenna Akerman, Sophie Akerman, Kalun Bedingfield
1 and a half Degree Veteran Black Belt:
2nd Degree Adult Black Belt:
Anyone is welcome to come and try Taekwon-do in Beccles or Bungay,
1st lesson is Free!