• Comp
    禮儀 Courtesy
  • Kids
    廉耻 Integrity
  • Waist
    忍耐 Perseverance
  • Sev
    克己 Self Control
  • Laughs
    百折不屈 Indomitable Spirit

INTA Open 2018 Report

The Irish National Taekwon-Do Association held its 19th I.N.T.A. Open International I.T.F. Taekwon-Do Tournament on 10 & 11 March, one of the longest running tournaments in Europe. It was held in the spacious sports complex Aras Preston in Gormanston, Co. Meath.

Early Saturday morning's line-up brought 360 students from Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Belgium to the floor. Opposite them were 70 umpires, and in between them an impressive group of other officials and special guests:
o    Master Stobie, 7th degree, Head Organizer and Head of the INTA Umpire Committee
o    Master Van Driessche, 7th degree, President of ITF Belgium
o    Master Fagan, 7th degree, INTA
o    Master Donnelly, 7th degree, INTA
o    Master Franks, 7th degree, INTA
o    Master Martin, 8th degree, INTA
o    Master Douglas, 8th degree, Vice President of the INTA
o    Master Vanberghen, 8th degree, Technical Director of ITF Belgium
o    Grand Master O’Toole, 9th degree, President of the INTA
o    Grand Master Weiler, 9th degree, Senior Vice President of the ITF – from Germany

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Holy Cross Taekwon-Do Tramore

We would like to extend a warm welcome to Mr. Mark White and his students from Holy Cross Taekwon-Do School in Tramore on joining the INTA.  Mr. White is a 4th degree black belt with over 4 decades of Taekwon-Do experience.  He has competed very successfully at both a national and international level, representing and captaining his country many times over. 

We are delighted to have Mr. White and his members in our association an once again extend a warm welcome.

Holy Cross Taekwon-Do School, Holy Cross School, Ballycarnane, Tramore, Co. Waterford.
Monday and Wednesday 17:00 to 18:00
Saturday 12:00


Reminder for INTA IIC 2018 Registration

The IIC will take place on Sat 12th/Sun13th May. Anybody requiring accommodation in the hotel for the IIC should register as soon as possible. Confirmation of accommodation requires a €50 deposit. 

Anybody not requiring accommodation should send their registration form to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by the 6th April, complete with a transfer of €55 registration.

The ITF participation fee can be paid via bank transfer or in cash.