Archive for February, 2016

Koryo’s 1st Competition in 2016

Monday, February 29th, 2016

2016 Gisborne Comp

2016 National Championships

Sunday, February 21st, 2016

2016 National Championships

large-image We are pleased to confirm that the 2016 National Championships will be held in Bendigo, Victoria between 26-28 August 2016. The venue for the championships will be Bendigo Stadium.In a first for a Taekwondo national championships, they are being held in a regional location, and home to one of our longest standing clubs Bendigo Taekwondo Club which this year celebrates its 40th year.

The 2016 Nationals will also be the selection event for the Cadet, Junior and Senior Teams for the 2016 Oceania Championships, and the selection event for the 2016 Junior World Championships team.

Event information package and registration details will be released soon, along with the process of selection, the teams and other selection requirements.

Poomsae Referees

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016
Dear Victorian Poomsae referees,
I thank you in advance for your valuable assistance, as you may be aware the next Poomsae competition will be run on Saturday the 12th of March, this is a merged competition and is open to all Victorian athletes, we will be running both WTF and Festival style events and all Poomsae judging qualifications will be accepted.
We are expecting a large number of entries and without your assistance we cannot run a successful competition, please reply asap to
This will give us plenty of time to select the number of PRs required.
Please supply the following information in your reply:
1. Name, email and mobile no.
2. Judges class/level and if WTF, OTU, TA or ??
3. Will you Poomsae referee only or will you also Coach/compete.
If you compete, please advise as to the division you are competing in.
If you are coaching, will you be coaching more than 2 competitors.
4. Can you stay at the competition for the duration or do you have to leave early?
5. Lunch is supplied; do you have any specific dietary requirements?
Pertinent details:
Venue: The State Netball and Hockey Centre,10 Brens Drive, Parkville, Vic 3052.
Date and time: Saturday 12th of March – please be on time for judges meeting/refresher at 8 to 9.30 am – competition Starts at 10 am
Dress: Black pants and jacket, white shirt, sport or TKD shoes. Tie is optional, STA preferred, or solid colour. Please no club tracksuits or colours
Payment: All PRs receive $100 for the whole day or $50 if they compete and or coach.
Marco Moro
STV Poomsae Committee

Victoria Australia

Friday, February 5th, 2016


2016 Instructors just enjoying Taekwondo














When all else around is going to pot, pics like these gladden the heart, six different clubs 250 years of experience just happy to train together — with Rafael Povh, Nicholas Jakovidis, J Kristofer Schembri, Robert Schembri, Julius Burai, Rick Simmons, Gary Thorpe and Russell Wood at Schembri’s Taekwondo.