27 adepts for grade test from Sonkal passed their tests. Most of them did tests for higher grades, only one for 9.kup. Despite of this fact we was able to be 100 percent succesful and everyone passed. The highest grades was 1.kup (Linda Deutchová and Matěj Kropáč), who started their preparation for I.degree by passing this test. When they will try to pas I.Dan test depends on their abilities and of course their min
More than 240 competitors from 16 taekwon-do schools (12 czech, 2 polish and 2 slovakian) took part in international competition named „Best school’s cup“. Competition on this sport event was great, for example male kids 8.-7.kup had 41 competitors. Sonkal sent to Frýdek-Místek town 17 competitors.
As always, we were very succesful in paterns cathegory …..we got double (both first and second place) in these cat
Second national meeting of the youth talented oraganization took place in Třebon last week-end. All of 6 regional youth talented organizations participated in this competition. As a part of this was comparing skills of both regional organizations and individuals. Team from Petrohrad taekwon-do school (Russia) competed here as guests and they were very skilled and strong opponents in sparring.
This meeting convinced us that lot of talented and skillfull competitors practice in Czech republic and that junior national team is going to have opportunity to take new promising adepts.
About 50 members of Prague II talented youth organization (one of six regional organizations) took part in last training camp of year 2001. Accomodation and food were booked in nice hotel Kahan in Česká Lípa. Kids and juniors had seven 2-hours trainings, practicing hand and foot techniques, patterns (tul), sparring combinations, sparring and of course improving their jumping skills and then special techniques (t-ki) on our t-ki post. At the end of camp, kids (both male and female) had time to practice for their team patterns part of coming competition.
This training camp was good prepare for Second talented youth meeting coming next weekend.
Nice sport season ending of Czech Taekwon-do Federation in kids cathegory was Czech national championship for kids. More than 160 competitors from 15 schools participated here. Our competitors started here and as you may read below, they were pretty succesful.
We were most succesful, as always, in patterns (tul), where gold medals were taken by Pavel Zavadil, Linda Deutc
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