Congratulations to three members of Southampton University Taekwondo Club – Isra Ilyas, Jarrell Harewood and Timurs Formulevics – on qualifying for the European University Games!
Out of all the Universities competing in BUCS and the Student National Championships Series, Southampton came joint 1st for number of qualifying athletes and were the only club to have athletes qualify in sparring and poomsae (non-contact patterns of moves).
The European University Games will now take place 24 -27 July 2021 in Serbia due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Taekwondo Club Captain Isra Ilyas commented, “This time last year we had one athlete … Read the rest
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Congratulations to our Taekwondo Club who placed second overall in the first ever BUCS Taekwondo Championships!
On their winning announcement on Facebook, SUTKD said:
“The team spirit at this competition was through the roof. It’s great to have ex members still coming to support SUTKD at these events – Man Fai Ng and Rhys Thomas – and thank you for helping out on the day with helping with match numbers and cheering competitors in the ring.”
“Whether you won or lost, you all got out there and performed to the best of your ability. That’s all we ask for and … Read the rest
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