On Wednesday 22nd August the Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Mick Finn hosted a reception for the participants of the TI World Championships in Birmingham and ITF World Championships in Argentina. He commended all those who traveled and encourged everyone to keep up their training, as he would follow our progress in to the coming year. It was a thrill for both our junior and senior competitors, with TI World Champion Gar Fleming even getting a sneaky spar in with the man himself!!
Carrigaline's Ms Amy Sullivan scoops the bronze medal in the ITF World Championships in Argentina. This was an excellent result considering that this was Amy's first time competing at senior level on the international stage. Amy had a comfortable win in her first match against a Uruguayan competitor who she proved to be too strong for. Her opponent in the semi-finals was the very experienced English competitor Kelly Rose. Amy had beaten her earlier in the year during her pre
On Saturday 21st July 2018 members of TKDI joined with over 300 practitioners from across the country to represent Ireland in the 2018 TI World Championships in Birmingham Arena. Ballincollig, Ballinora, Bishopstown, Carrigaline, Crosshaven, DIT & NUIG all made the trip on what was to be a memorable weekend for all our students. Here are some reports from our participating clubs... Carrigaline students Ashwin, Clair, Chaia, Cormac, Faye, Zoe and Ken trained hard all year with