Archive for January, 2013

Blitz Magazine

Friday, January 25th, 2013

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Shepparton: Koryo’s Head Instructor Sammy Rachele demonstrating a Jumping Hook Kick.

2013 TVI Moomba Open

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

Taekwondo Sparring Competition for all Black Belt Competitors.

Full details are available under Coming Events from the Side Bar.

Koryo TKD and White Studio Team

Saturday, January 19th, 2013


The above photo is a combined team of players making up part of Taekwondo Australia’s Team travelling to the USA to compete in the 2013 US Open scheduled for February.
We wish the Taekwondo Australia’s  Team all the very best with their endeavors to be successful at this competition.

WTF 2012 Medical Report

Saturday, January 19th, 2013

The WTF 2012 Medical Report is now available from the Side Bar on this website.

2013 US Open

Saturday, January 12th, 2013

Currently the Koryo Taekwondo Centre requires partners for Pairs and Teams to compete in the 2013 US Open.
Please see below in Red Text were we require Partners.
If you are interested please contact Russ Wood via email. (

2013 US Open (Koryo Team Member Events)

No Name Age Gender Belt T.A No Ind Poomsae Pairs Poomsae Team Poomsae
1 Sharell Komala 10 Female 1st Poom 2008100403 Youth  1 Required  2 Required
2 Crystoval Komala 14 Male 1st Poom 2008040051 Cadet OK  2 Required
3 Isabella Rachele 15 Female 1st Poom 2006031801  Junior OK  2 Required
4 Rachel McIntosh 14 Female 3rd Poom 2004060493 Cadet OK  1 Required
5 Andrea Matias 21 Female 3rd Dan 2005021052 Under 29  OK  2 Required
6 Damien Hauser 32 Male 5th Dan 1999060157 Under 39  1 Required  2 Required
7 Sammy Rachele 42 Male 4th Dan 2000080156 Under 49  1 Required OK
8 Brendon Leeder 46 Male 3rd Dan 2007050156 Under 49  1 Required OK
9 Russell Wood 72 Male 8th Dan 1998110024 Over 59 OK OK

How Good are these guys

Friday, January 11th, 2013

2013 Koryo Taekwondo Classes

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

Koryo Taekwondo Head Headquarters
Phone: 0393086019 Mobile: 0405659684
Email Address:

Broadford: Broadford Leisure Centre Mollision Street
Instructor Lee Thomas
Phone: 57871537 / 0407109996
Tue 6.00pm – 8.15pm Thur 6.00pm – 8.15pm

Craigieburn: Craigieburn Secondary Colledge Hothlyn Drive
Instructors, See below
Phone: 93086019 Thur 7:00pm – 8:30pm Francisco Diaz & Andrea Matias
Friday 7:00pm – 8:00pm Russell Wood
Sat 11:30am – 1:00pm Joyce Stivala & Russell Wood

Craigieburn: (Free Class) Craigieburn Secondary Colledge Hothlyn Drive
Instructor Joyce Stivala & Russell Wood
Phone: 93086019 Thur 8:30pm – 9:30pm

Craigieburn: Craigieburn Primary School Grand Boulevard
Instructor Russell Wood, Joyce Stivala and Andrea Matias
Phone: 93086019 / 0405659684 Sat 9:30am – 10.30am

Eltham: Eltham North Primary School Wattletree Road North Eltham
Instructor Lucky Dimoski
Phone: 94312631/0419101258 Tues & Fridays 6:00pm – 7.00pm

Gisborne: Gisborne TKD Centre Hamilton Road New Gisborne
Instructor Glyn Thomas
Phone 0401878190 Monday / Friday 4.30pm to 7.30pm

Mooroopna: G.V Functional Fitness Studio 5 Mill Street
Instructor George Moutafis
Phone: 0408369222 Thur

Roxburgh Park: Good Samaritan Catholic School Southern Cross Drive
Instructors Joyce Stivala, Ivana Cvak, Luisa Da Silva, Natasha Papamikroulis,
Matthew Fenech  & Russell Wood
Phone 93086019 / 0405659684 Juniors Mon & Tues 6:30pm – 7:35pm
Seniors Mon & Tues 7:40pm – 9:00pm

Seymour: Seymour College Sports Stadium Loco Street, Seymour.
Instructor Carl Ure
Phone 0419145224 Mon 6.00pm – 8.30pm : Thur 6.30pm – 7.30pm

Shepparton: Koryo Taekwondo Centre Central Ave
Instructor Sammy Rachele
Phone 0419393419 Mon 5.30pm – 7.00pm Wed 6.00pm – 7.30pm

Tatura: Victory Hall Hogan Street
Instructor George Moutafis
Phone: 58254533 Tues

Wallan: Wallan Primary School Hall 46 Queen Street
Matthew Fenech Phone 0405409464 Wed 6.30pm – 7.30pm Beginners & 7.35pm to 9.0pm Advanced
Kate Brockwell Phone 0400952519  Thur 6.30pm – 7.30pm

Whittlesea: Scout Hall Fir Street
Instructors Joyce Stivala
Phone 97151300 Fri 5pm – 6pm

WTF Competition Rules

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

The December 2012 WTF Up dates for both Sparring and Poomsae are now available from the Side Bar.