Category Archives: Seminars

Seminar with European Champion Lylian Doulay in Woluwe

ITF Brussels and ITF Woluwe organized a seminar (13.00-17.00) in Woluwe with Sabum Lylian Doulay (ITF France), February 16th. Sabum Doulay is multiple European Champion, multiple World Cup & European Cup winner and vice World Champion, and preparing for the upcoming World Championships in April. The seminar consisted of lots of exercises on strength & conditioning for patterns, kicks for patterns, stretching and fundamental movements.

In the last part of the seminar there was time to ask questions, and Sabum Lylian demonstrated the pattern Moon-Moo for an audience that was very impressed.

Most of the belgian clubs were present at the seminar, together with some members ITF Luxembourg and ITF France.


International Umpire Course & International Kids Course

IUC, Miesbach, Germany November 24th-25th

Some members ITF-Belgium will be present at the IUC. Amongst them the chairman and one of the members of the ITF-Belgium U&T Committee: Eddy Van Damme & Benito Martinez. They will bring the new information back home, to be included in the next National Umpire Courses.

IKC, Zaandam, The Netherlands, December 1st-2nd: with the participation of one ITF-Belgium black belt, Kevin De Vree.Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail

International Instructors Course Amsterdam

The IIC in Amsterdam, November 17th-18th, with the ITF Technical Committe (GrandMaster Hecor Marano, GrandMaster Lan Ung Kim and Master Paul McPhail) counts a big number of belgian black belts under its participants: 22 members ITF-Belgium will be participating, from 7 different affiliated clubs.

Also GrandMaster Frank Vanberghen will be present, he was invited as special guest by GM Marano.Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail

Day of Taekwon-Do

On Sunday October 21st the second ITF-Belgium Day of Taekwon-Do & Kids Day of 2018 was held in the ADEPS Sports complex in Jambes.  With 169 participants & 13 instructors a new record was set.

On the Kids Day the youngest members had classes for 1,5 hour, with Esther Meulemeester (III°degree), Nico Tunyck (III°degree) and Margaux Pollefeyt (II°degree) as instructors.

The Day of Taekwon-Do started at 10.00 and ended at 13.30, with a general warming-up and cooling-down by Tomas Chacon (II°degree). Afterward the group was divided in subgroups, depending on age and grade, with tul, hosinsul, sparring and powerbreaking & special techniques. Instructors were Master Annick Van Driessche (VII°degree), Eddy Van Damme (VI°degree), Virginia Dionisi (VI°degree), Yves Pollefeyt (VI°degree), Patrick Crevecoeur (V°degree), Bob Wigman (V°degree), Tom Van De Sijpe (IV°degree) and Wim Vermandere (IV°degree).

Meanwhile some of the black belt instructors present had an individual tul session with Grand Master Frank Vanberghen (IX°degree).

At the end of the seminar, all participants received a certificate of participation.Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail