ITF Taekwondo in Bristol

Meet the Instructors

Leadership team 2015Miss Kerry Burridge – 6th Degree

Club Founder (retired)

side kick temple_whiteMiss Burridge started Taekwon-do in 1988 and has achieved many awards and honours throughout her Taekwon-do career. A regular in both national and international tournaments, she achieved the title of World Champion in Musical patterns in 1998 and a silver medal at the 2004 World Championships in South Korea. She most recently followed this with a second World title at the 2007 World Championships in Birmingham, England.

Miss Burridge has passed on her tournament knowledge to her many students, some of whom are already in her footsteps and have already gone on to achieve medals at World & European Championships

Miss Burridge began instructing in 1992 , teaching her own classes at Yate with Mr Ray Gayle & then opened Stoke Gifford TKD in 2000. The club has grown to 100+ students in that time with many achieving the rank black belt. She also coached for England & Team UK from 2009 – 2014 assisting many competitors to achieve International titles.

Due to recent ill health, Miss Burridge has retired from actively teaching at the club. Stoke Gifford TKD is fortunate to have an excellent team of Instructors & Team Leaders who have many years of experience training under Miss Burridge & assisting with the instruction of classes.

Miss Burridge is a BTC registered instructor, fully insured & DBS checked, & holds the rank of ITF International Instructor & ITF International class A Umpire.

Miss Fran White – 4th Degree

Senior Instructor

Fran WhiteMiss White has been training in Taekwon-do since 2001.

She has over 15 years TKD teaching experience as well as a history of coaching in the fitness industry.

As well as being Senior Instructor at Stoke Gifford Taekwon-do she also teaches her own club at Westbury-on-Trym.

Miss White is a BTC registered instructor, fully insured & DBS checked

Mr Harry Armorgie 4th Degree

H. Armorgie 2017Instructor

Mr Armorgie has been training in Taekwon-do since Jan 2002. He passed his Assistant Instructor course in March 2018 & has now progressed to become one of the main instructors at the club.

Mr Armorgie is a BTC registered instructor, fully insured & DBS checked

 

Mr Callum Brown – 3rd Degree

C. Brown 2017Assistant Instructor

Mr Brown has been training in Taekwon-do since Sep 2007 and achieved the role of Team Leader in 2011. Mr Brown has achieved his Instructors Assistant certificate in July 2015. He passed his Assistant Instructor course in March 2018 & has now progressed to become the main Assistant Instructor at the club.

Mr Brown is a BTC registered instructor, fully insured & DBS checked

 

 

 

Mrs Sarah Baker-Attwood – 3rd Degree

Sarah SGTKDAssistant Instructor

Mrs Baker-Attwood has been training in Taekwon-do since 2009. She achieved the role of instructors assistant in July 2013 and is currently training for an Assistant Instructor role.

 

 

 

 Miss Madeleine Boyle – 2nd Degree

Instructors Assistant

Miss Boyle has been training in Taekwon-do since June 2011 and achieved the role of Instructors Assistant in July 2017.

 

 Miss Divleen Kaur – 1st Kup

Divleen TL 2018Team Leader

Miss Kaur  has been training in Taekwon-do since February 2014 and achieved the role of Team Leader in June 2018.

 

 

Miss Sophia Tang – 1st Degree

Trainee Team Leader

Miss Tang  has been Sophia TL 2018training in Taekwon-do since January 2014 and is currently training for a Team Leader role.

About Us

Established in 2000, Stoke Gifford Taekwon-do is a club that welcomes students of all ages and abilities and helps them achieve their full potential in martial arts. All we ask for from you is enthusiasm and dedication!

You’re in good hands, as our trainers and students include World and European champions who are keen to pass on their knowledge to our members.

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