King’s Lynn Farnham students prove they’re the best of British

Mark Farnham TKD'From left: S.Fitzgerald, H.Russell, E.Sewell, C.Grimes, A.Hardy, J.Mendes, M.Fitzgerald.
Mark Farnham TKD'From left: S.Fitzgerald, H.Russell, E.Sewell, C.Grimes, A.Hardy, J.Mendes, M.Fitzgerald.
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TAGB British Championships 2015

Students from the Mark Farnham Schools entered the British Tae Kwon-Do Championships, which is the biggest competition of their year.

This event was held at the Derby Arena, and 20 fighting areas ran throughout the day with 1,300 competitors and 400 officials.

The Mark Farnham Schools of Tae Kwon-Do sent 62 students and 14 officials, and in total with spectators had more than 130 attending.

Competitors took part in Pattern, Sparring, Destruction and Team Sparring events during the day.

In total the Mark Farnham Schools returned with a whopping 24 awards.

Instructor Mark Farnham said: “To win any award at this event is a very serious achievement, so we are very proud to have won these awards throughout our 14 schools.

“A very well done to all of the students who achieved these awards and a big thank you to all of the officials and spectators who took the journey to support us.”

Anyone interested in learning a martial art in a fun, friendly atmosphere should contact Mark on 07771644460, or please visit the website www.mftkd.co.uk

Results, Lynn School: Carl Grimes Executive Men’s Black Belt Sparring 3rd; Men’s Black Belt Team Sparring 3rd; Alaina Hardy Ladies Blue Belt Sparring 1st; Jonathan Mendes Boys’ Red Belt Team Sparring 1st; Harry Russell Boys’ Red Belt Sparring 2nd, Boys’ Red Belt Patterns 3rd, Boys’ Red Belt Team Sparring 1st; Ella Sewell Cadet Female Red Belt Sparring 2nd.