Irish Team on Form in NZ!

Irish Team on Form in NZ!

The Irish Taekwon-Do Team enjoyed a great campaign at the ITF Taekwon-Do World Championships in Wellington, New Zealand. The team were supported by Taekwon-Do fans from around the country who stayed up through the night to watch our competitors on the live camera feeds from the five competition areas. The Irish athletes achieved some excellent results and finished the championships with, 1 Gold, 3 Silver and 4 Bronze, as follows;

Gold Dylan Fitzgibbon Sparring (Junior Male -63kg)
Silver Stephen Ryan Pattern (Senior Male 4th-6th Dan)
Silver Paul King Sparring (Senior Male -63kg)
Silver Hong Looi Sparring (Senior Male -71kg)
Bronze Chloe Aboud Sparring (Junior Female -50kg)
Bronze Nicole Butler Sparring (Junior Female -50kg)
Bronze Junior Male Team* Sparring (Junior Male Team)
Bronze Senior Male Team** Sparring (Senior Male Team)

*Dylan Connolly, Dylan Fitzgibbon, Sean Keogh-Grincell, Adam Shelley, Jamie Williams

**Hong Looi, Paul King, Alan McDonagh, John Moffitt, Stephen Ryan, Stephen Smullen

Well done to the athletes, their instructors, the coaches, teammates, families and supporters on these wonderful achievements.

Posted by ITA Admin