Ask your instructor about PUMA Summer Camp 2021! Further details will be published on the PUMA Events pages in the coming days.
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by Daniel Ashmead on 18/05/2021
in PUMA Seminars | Seminar Jang Bong Bo Staff Seminar and Grading
The next PUMA Bo Staff Seminar and Grading will be held on Saturday 26th June 2021, 1.30pm to 4.30pm at Chipping Sodbury Sports Centre, Bristol. The seminar/grading is open to all adult/junior licenced P.U.M.A. members (Not including LPs). The seminar has been designed for any student to attend and gain new skills from beginner to advanced levels.
by Jennifer Swain on 16/05/2021
in PUMA Squad News PUMA Squad attends ITF training and selection
P.U.M.A. squad attended the ITF training and selection day 1 today. Lots of smiles on their faces by the end of the session. Well done to you all, I saw lots of effort put in and I hope you can go away and practice to improve ready for the next session.
by Raymond Gayle on 10/05/2021
in Summer Camp | Urgent News Flash PUMA Summer Camp 2021
Details of this years PUMA Summer Camp have just been sent out to instructors.
We're very excited that we'll be able to hold a full camp once again this year and have a few extra things to celebrate now that we are starting to return to normality.
Due to the ongoing travel restrictions demand for UK vacations is very high and so there are only limited places available. In order to guarantee your spot you will need to confirm that you wish to attend (with numbers) to your instructor BY THE END OF THIS WEEK. Speak to your instructors for more details and we hope to see as many of you as possible there!
by Adam Swain on 27/03/2021
in PUMA Squad Sessions PUMA Squad – 18 April
Details for the next PUMA Squad training session. Open to all PUMA members these sessions are great to hit the ground running after lockdown.
by Adam Swain on 26/03/2021
in PUMA Seminars PUMA Masters Seminar Update
Updated details for the PUMA Master's Seminar on Zoom. It will be popular, so get your registration in early - see how in this post.
by Alex Gardner on 22/03/2021
in PUMA Squad Sessions PUMA Squad 21/3 Review
A review of the latest online PUMA squad training session. We had a huge attendance to mark Mr Pixton's final session as a coach.
by Adam Swain on 21/03/2021
in PUMA Seminars PUMA Masters Seminar – Online
PUMAs next online event will be a seminar taught by Master Gayle and Master Ogborne. This is not to be missed, get the date in your diaries.
by Tom Baxter on 15/03/2021
in PUMA Seminars | Seminar Jang Bong Bo Staff Seminar [Review]
PUMA held an online bo-staff seminar & grading on 28th Feb. Mr Baxter logged in for his first bo-staff experience, read his views here.
by Adam Swain on 14/02/2021
PUMA Squad 21 Feb
The next PUMA Squad training session will be on Sunday 21st Feb. It's a great chance to train patterns and sparring with PUMAs coaches.
by Adam Swain on 30/01/2021
in PUMA Seminars | Seminar Technical PUMA Technical Seminar [Reminder]
Just over a week to go until the first PUMA Technical seminar of 2021. Make sure you get your forms in in time to be part of it!
by Adam Swain on 22/01/2021
in PUMA Seminars | Seminar Technical PUMA Technical Seminar - 7 Feb 2021
Details of the first PUMA technical seminar of 2021 for all grades. Hosted by Mr and Mrs Swain, PUMAs Technical Coordinators, on Zoom.
by Adam Swain on 12/01/2021
in Seminar Non-PUMA PUMA at 3rd ITF Womens SuperClass
Eight PUMA students attended the 3rd ITF Womens Super Class on 10th Jan. Mr Swain gives a brief summary of the session.
by Adam Swain on 11/01/2021
in PUMA Squad Sessions PUMA Online Squad Training - 24 Jan
PUMAs first squad session of 2021 will be held on Zoom on 24th Jan. Log in details will be available through instructors shortly.
by Adam Swain on 17/12/2020
in Seminar Non-PUMA ITF Online Technical Seminar Review
Seven black belts from PUMA took part in the First ITF Technical Seminar Online. Three days of training covering all patterns. 1,000 participants from over 50 countries took part.
by Adam Swain on 29/11/2020
in PUMA Seminars Postponed: Ladies Seminar
The planned ladies seminar has unfortunately been postponed. We look forward to bringing this seminar to you in 2021!
by Adam Swain on 21/11/2020
in English Championships PUMA English Online 2020 Results
Full results from the PUMA English Online 2020 competition.
by Adam Swain on 05/11/2020
in PUMA Seminars PUMA Ladies Seminar
Coming soon! Not to be missed seminars with some of PUMAs senior graded female instructors. More details to follow shortly.
by Adam Swain on 19/10/2020
in English Championships | Tournaments PUMA Online English Championships 2020
Entries are now open for the PUMA Online English Championships. Get your videos submitted for your chance to be crowned PUMA English Champion!
by Adam Gardner on 17/10/2020
in PUMA News PUMA Watlington Night Walk
A small group of PUMA students, led by Mr Gardner and Ms Wrobel, walked from the Watlington to the Newbury Dojangs to raise funds for PUMA.
by Adam Swain on 01/10/2020
in English Championships | Urgent News Flash PUMA English Online Championships [Announcement]
PUMA English Championships 2020 will be held online in October. Details will be available from your instructor very soon!
by Dominic White on 22/08/2020
in Summer Camp | PUMA News Summer Camp [Review]
While we look forward to the events that are coming up, please find a review of the Online Summer Camp written by Lucas (7th kup).
by Louise Reeve on 17/07/2020
in CPD Instructor Qualifications | PUMA Seminars | Seminar Technical Instructor & Senior Grade Training [Review]
Ms Louise Reeve, 4th Degree and instructor at Clifton and Henleaze Taekwon-Do, gives her review of an instructor training session and 4th degree patterns session run by Mr & Mrs Swain on Sunday 12th July.
by Adam Swain on 14/07/2020
in Summer Camp | Urgent News Flash Summer Camp Seminar Confirmation
The final list of seminars taking place through the online summer camp weekend has now been announced! It will be a great weekend, make sure you're there!
by Adam Swain on 07/07/2020
in PUMA Squad Sessions PUMA Squad 5 July [Review]
The latest online squad was held on the 5th July. Mr Bradburn, who took did his first squad in lockdown, has written a review of his experiences.
by Adam Swain on 22/06/2020
in Summer Camp Summer Camp 2020 Update
Summer camp forms are available! Get them from your instructor and sign up soon. A weekend of training, tales from the Masters and more to look forward to!
by Adam Swain on 19/06/2020
in PUMA Squad Sessions PUMA Squad 14 June [Review]
Our online squad sessions keep going - the latest was on 14th June. Mr Whitlock, one of the squad coaches, gives an overview of the session.
by Daniel Lammin on 11/06/2020
in Summer Camp Summer Camp 2020 Announcement
Due to ongoing COVID-19 implications we have made the decision to cancel Summer Camp. Instead we will be running a weekend of seminars and a social night.
by Adam Swain on 05/06/2020
in PUMA Squad Sessions PUMA Online Squad [14/6/20]
Details of the upcoming PUMA Squad Training session to be held on Zoom on 14 June.
by Adam Swain on 18/05/2020
in PUMA Squad Sessions PUMA Online Squad [24/5/2020]
Following a successful trial the PUMA Squad Coaches will be hosting another session on Sunday 24th May. It's a great way to experience squad training. Read on for more details
by Ken Critcher on 12/05/2020
in Seminar Technical PUMA Instructor Training [Review]
PUMA instructors kept up their own training despite lockdown with a session led by one of PUMAs technical committee members on Saturday 9th May
by Adam Swain on 06/05/2020
in PUMA News | PUMA Seminars International Open Class By Swain Taekwon-Do - 26th April 2020 [Review]
On Saturday 25th April, Mr and Mrs Swain taught an international seminar through Zoom. They were joined by people from 6 countries. Please find the full review and write up from Mr Swain here.
by Daniel Lammin on 03/05/2020
in PUMA Squad Sessions PUMA Online Squad 3 May [Review]
Mr Lammin gives a summary of the first online PUMA Squad Training Session. Around 50 people joined for two hours of traditional TKD, sparring and fitness.
by Adam Swain on 25/04/2020
in PUMA Squad Sessions PUMA Squad - Online [3 May 2020]
The PUMA Squad won't be beaten by Coronavirus - join us for the first online squad session!
by Dominic White on 20/04/2020
in PUMA News PUMA Events – Extended Cancellation [Notice]
Just a quick notice that all of the P.U.M.A. Events will be cancelled until further notice. Obviously, these are unprecedented times, and we thank you for your patience. We will update with a note when an event is not cancelled. We miss everyone terribly and cannot wait to kick with everyone soon. Stay safe and see you all as soon as possible.
by Dominic White on 27/03/2020
in CPD Safeguarding and First Aid | PUMA News PUMA Safeguarding Check Press Release - 23rd March 2020 [Notice]
The Professional Unification of Martial Arts is proud to announce that it has attained the ‘The Safeguarding Code in Martial Arts for Governing Organisations.