Seminar and gradings in Bulgaria

bulgariaMaster Frank Vanberghen and Annick Van Driessche were invited to Sofia, Bulgaria to conduct a technical seminar and dangradings for the Bulgarian Association of Taekwon-Do on July 2nd. The president, Vencislav Ignatov and the secretary-general, Yavor Tasev, organized this during the EC 2016. More than 70 participants from blue belt up to IV°degree were present at the seminar, which included tul, fundamental movements, theory, stepsparring and pre-arranged sparring for about 6 hours. Afterwards 8 members of BAT did grading for II° up to VI°degree. The technical level of the participants was very high, and all participants were enthousiastic. The hospitality was big, the welcome warm.

During the sightseeing in Sofia the next day Master Frank and Annick noticed that the 2017 EC in this city will be quite nice.


Leen Walraeve selected for European team

holland cupAt the Holland Cup, which will be held during the weekend of June 18th-19th in Pijnacker, The Netherlands, the dutch team will compete in a team event against a ‘european team’. Leen Walraeve, member of the belgian national team and winner of the bronze medal in tul female I°degree during the EC 2016 in Finland, is selected to be part of this european team. She will compete in female senior tul I°degree.