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Irish National Taekwon-Do Assocation hosts the 17th INTA ITF International Open

The INTA under the leadership of Master Brendan O'Toole (VIII) were delighted to host their 17th ITF International Open in the National Basketball Arena, County Dublin.

The flagship event, which attracts a variety  of international competitors was run over two days and incorporated a sections for patterns, sparring, special  technique and destruction.  Members from all over the country as well as visiting teams from Northern Ireland, England, Scotland and  Belgium took part in the 2 day tournament.
This year the INTA were delighted to welcome 12 Masters as special  guest and were honoured that Grand Master Paul Weiler, Senior Vice President of the International Taekwon-  Do Federation and a pioneer for Taekwon-Do in Afric was able to attend.Also in attendance was Mrs Annick  Van Dressiche, President of ITF Belgium and Mr Leo Maguire from Northern Ireland.

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Joining the INTA

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Winter Grading and AGM report

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The Irish National Taekwon-Do Association (INTA) held their 2015 Winter Grading and AGM on Saturday the 5th and Sunday the 6th of December in the Anner Hotel, Thurles, Co Tipperary.

The Black Belt grading was segmented into those presenting for first degrees and those presenting for second degree and above. Those presenting for first degrees were tested by the INTA Sabum panel which was chaired by Mr Alan Troy and included Mr Tony Maguire, Mr John Ng, Dave Elson and Mr John Moffit. The Master panel which consisted of Master Brendan O'Toole, Master Val Douglas and Master Gerry Martin then tested the senior members
In total, over 40 members

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