ITF Taekwondo in Bristol

Hall of Fame

 

Stoke Gifford Students that have achieved International medals

Mr Brad May – 3rd Degree

World Medallist 2007

Brad May Worlds 2007Mr Brad May achieved an individual Bronze medal in the 2nd Degree Junior boys patterns at the 2007 World Championships in Birmingham, UK. He added to his individual Bronze by winning a further Bronze medal in the Team Power event.

 

 

 

 

 

Miss Esme McCarthy – 2nd Degree

World Champion & Medallist 2016
European Champion &  Medallist 2015

Esme European ChampEsme won a Gold medal in the U14’s Female 1st Degree patterns at the 2015 European Championships in Chisinau, Moldova. She also won a Silver medal in the U14’s female light sparring.

Read article here.

Miss Esme McCarthy achieved an individual Gold medal in the 1st Degree U14’s Female Patterns & a Bronze in the U14’s Female middle sparring at the 2016 World Championships in Brighton, England.  Read article here.

 

 

 

 

 

Mr Ben Baker-Attwood – 3rd Degree

2 x European Champion & Overall European Champion 2013

 

Ben BA OverallMr Ben Baker-Attwood won a Gold medal in the U16’s Male 1st Degree Patterns & the U16’s Male light weight sparring at the 2013 European Championships in Barcelona, Spain.

Because of his impressive results Ben was also awarded Overall Champion of the U16’s Male category. Read article here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Miss Lucie Robertshaw – 2nd Degree

World Medallist 2016

Lucie Silver SpecialMiss Lucie Robertshaw won a Silver medal in the U16’s Female Special Technique at the 2016 World Championships in Brighton, England

Read article here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr Ollie Robertshaw – 3rd Degree

European Champion &  Medallist 2013

 

Ollie Euro Champ 2013Mr Ollie Robertshaw won a Gold medal in the U14’s Male 1st Degree Patterns & a Bronze medal in the U14’s Male Micro Sparring at the 2013 European Championships in Barcelona, Spain. Read article here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Past Stoke Gifford Students that have achieved International medals

 

Miss Emily Oakes – 3rd Degree

2 x World Champion 2016
4 x European Champion & 2 x Overall European Champion 2013 & 2015
World Medallist 2014

 

Emily OverallMiss Emily Oakes won a Gold medal in the U14’s Female 1st Degree Patterns & the U14’s Micro weight sparring at the 2013 European Championships in Barcelona, Spain.

Because of her impressive results Emily was also awarded Overall Champion of the U14’s Female category.

Miss Emily Oakes achieved an individual Bronze medal in the 1st Degree U16’s Female light sparring at the 2014 World Championships in Rome, Italy.  Emily went on to get further two bronzes in the Team events. Read article here.

Miss Emily Oakes won a Gold medal in the U16’s Female 2nd Degree Patterns & the U16’s Welter weight sparring at the 2015 European Championships in Chisinau, Moldova.

Because of her impressive results Emily was also awarded Overall Champion of the Junior Female category. Read article here.

Miss Emily Oakes achieved an individual Gold medal in the 2nd Degree U18’s Female Patterns & another Gold in the U18’s Female welter sparring at the 2016 World Championships in Brighton, England. Emily went on to get a further gold & three silvers in the Team events. Read article here. 

Miss Phoebe Grandfield – 3rd Degree

European Champion &  Medallist 2015
World Medallist 2014

Phoebe Worlds 2014Miss Phoebe Grandfield won a Bronze medal in the Adult Female Destruction at the 2014 World Championships in Rome, Italy.  Phoebe went on to get further two bronzes in the Team events. Read article here.

Phoebe won a Gold medal in the Adult Female Destruction at the 2015 European Championships in Chisinau, Moldova. She also won a Bronze medal in the adult female 3rd Degree patterns.

Phoebe went on to get further two Golds & two Silvers in the Team events as well as best overall female team. Read article here.

 

 

 

 

 

Mr Josh Wellman – 1st Degree 

World Champion & medallist 2010 

Josh Champion

Mr Josh Wellman achieved an individual Silver medal in the 1st Degree Junior boys patterns at the 2010 World Championships in South Korea. He added to his individual Silver by becoming a World Champion in the middle weight junior sparring overcoming the strength of a Russian competitor in the final. Josh went on to get silver medal along with two bronzes in the Team events.

 

 

 

 

Mr Billy Smith – 2nd Degree 

European Champion & Medallist 2011
World Medallist 2012 

Billy kissing trophy

Mr Billy Smith earned a silver medal along with two bronzes in the Team events at the 2010 ITF World Championships in South Korea.

Billy earned an individual Silver medal in the Junior boys Light Sparring at the 2011 European Championships in Naples, Italy. He added to his individual Silver by becoming a European Champion in 2nd Degree boys patterns.  Billy went on to get a Gold medal along with three Silvers in the Team events. Read article here.

At the 2012 World Championships in Ottawa Canada Billy earned a very well deserved silver medal in a very close fought final against a Russian. He also achieved two bronze medals in the Team events. Read article here.

 

 
 

Mr Ben Chapman – 1st Degree

European Champion &  Medallist & Overall European Champion 2013

Ben C OverallMr Ben Chapman won a Gold medal in the U14’s Male Micro Sparring & a Bronze medal in the U14’s Male 1st Degree patterns at the 2013 European Championships in Barcelona, Spain.

Because of his impressive results Ben was also awarded Overall Champion of the U14’s Male category. Read article here.

 

 

 

 

 

Mr Joseph Elson- 2nd Degree

European Medallist 2013

Joseph Euro's 2013Mr Joseph Elson won a Bronze medal in the U16’s Male Light weight Sparring at the 2013 European Championships in Barcelona, Spain. Read article here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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