The belgian team is working hard on its way to the World Championships in Inzell…..
During the team training in Jambes, February 17th, the team members were working hard under guidance of the coaches. The different sessions started at 10.00h, ended by 13.00h, with a short information session afterwards. During the training all athletes trained hard, with motivation and in a positive atmosphere, with also room for fun and laughter.
After the training sessions there was time for a well-deserved lunch, sit back and relax a moment all together.
Erik Van Hoeck: senior male sparring -78kg, senior male team
Esther Meulemeester: senior female sparring -75kg, senior female power breaking
Roeland Heirbaut: senior male tul II degree, senior male sparring -70kg, senior male special techniques
Tomàs Chacon Torrealba: senior male tul II degree, senior male sparring -70kg, senior male power breaking, senior male team
Vladimir Kim: senior male sparring -63kg
Leen Walraeve: senior female tul I degree, senior pre-arranged free sparring
Laura Mouret: senior female tul I degree
Anthony Raeijmaekers: senior male tul I degree, senior male sparring -85kg, senior male team
Omar El Ferkhani: senior male sparring -63kg, senior male team
Terence Bewa: senior male sparring -78kg, senior male team
Hans Van Lierde: senior male power breaking, senior male team
Arthur Delhaye: junior male tul I degree, junior male sparring -68kg, junior male special techniques
Lisa Ghijsens: junior female tul I degree, junior female sparring -55kg
Tabitha Van Lierde: junior female tul I degree, junior female power breaking
The senior male team will participate in sparring and power breaking.
Officials: Grand Master Frank Vanberghen, Master Annick Van Driessche
Coaches: Virginia Dionisi, Bob Wigman, Master Annick Van Driessche, Patrick Crevecoeur, Gonzalo Tejerina, Erik Van Hoeck, Andreea Musca
Umpires: Eddy Van Damme, Benito Martinez
The team will be accompanied by 8 supporters. If you would also like to visit the WC for one or several days, you can buy tickets to enter the venue through the official WC website https://www.itf2019wc.com
The belgian team 2019 will be sponsored by Mighty Fist, brand of champions #brandofchampions #mightyfist and FROS.
The second trial training 2018 for the national team will take place in Woluwe, Sunday November 4th, 10.00-13.00h. The trials are open to all members ITF-Belgium as from 4th kup on, who want to join the Belgian team on short or longer term and who send in the information form.
After these trials the selection for the 2019 World Championships in Germany will be announced.
For the 2019 European Championships in October new trial trainings will be organized.