Classes are held at the Crawley Down Junior School, on Mondays and Wednesdays. The older or more advanced students may also be invited to stay on for the extra 30mins extended training. Mr Clark is the main Instructor for these classes. He has 26 years of Taekwon-Do experience and has been teaching class since 1991. The father of 2 boys, both of whom train with him, which has helped him develop a fun and enthusiastic approach to teaching children.
Taekwon-Do combines combat techniques, self-defense, sport, exercise, and in some cases meditation and philosophy. In recent years, Taekwon-Do has become one of the world's most popular martial arts in terms of number of practitioners. Taekwon-Do, along with many other martial arts, is traditionally performed in bare feet, though there are specialist training shoes that can sometimes be worn. Each student can expect to take part in most or all of the following:. Sparring (matsogi), which may include step...