Head of the tradition, this refers specifically to the person continuing a historical tradition. Main headquarters branch head, e.g UK Sohonbucho means in charge of all of the clubs in the UK. Branchdojo leader, is the term for any official training groups where the dan grade holds teaching permission from the Sohonbucho and of course Soke. The Dan grades can be both ability level and knowledge, there is often an age limit too.
We are the only full-time professional school in Carlisle with its own fully equipped dojo. We welcome and offer the opportunity for adults, over 50's and young people to gain self discipline, selfrespect, confidence, concentration, perseverance, health, fitness and well being whilst also learning self defense. Please feel free to wander around our site.
Book a one to one trial session for the discounted price of £10 (saving up to £20). No hard sell, just an exploratory chat with some training in the fundamentals to check it's what you arelooking for. Everything you learn in these early stages will build a foundation on which all the more advanced material is built. Private 1 - 1 sessions (£25/ £30)With one to one sessions you can decide what to focus on.
Taekwon-Do literally means Foot (Tae) Hand (Kwon) Art (Do) - the Art of Hand and Foot fighting. Taekwon-Do is a Korean Martial art. The Founder of Taekwon-Do was General Choi Hong Hi. The nameTaekwon-Do was given to this fighting art on 11th April 1955 by Gen Choi. The UKTC is affiliated to the world governing body the International Taekwon-Do Federation (ITF). The ITF is the original Taekwon-Do Organisation, founded by Gen Choi.
Carlisle Taekwon-Do School is Cumbria's premier Taekwondo School and full time centre, professionally run by Master Fraser Cruickshank - 5th Dan and a small team of his hand picked fully qualifiedInstructors. A Part of the Taekwondo Schools UK group and a member of the APTI, the school offers a great variety of seminars and training camps both from within the APTI as well as other organisations.
From there it has gone from strength to strength to satisfy the demand for high quality Martial Arts tuition in Cumbria and the North of England. There are also very successful Clubs in Brampton,Cockermouth, Egremont, Haltwhistle, Hexham, Kendal, Newcastle, Workington and Whitehaven. The year 2014 saw the club proudly celebrate its 40th anniversary.