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Welcome to the Official website of the UK Taekwon-Do Association (UKTA).

The longest running and the Original Taekwon-​Do organisation in the UK – Est 1967 by Grandmaster Rhee Ki Ha

Grandmaster John F Williamson UKTA President


Looking to Learn Taekwon-Do?

Want to get fit, learn self-defence or gain self-confidence.
Taekwon-Do can help you gain all of these and so much more.

To find a school near you have a look at our Find a school page by clicking on the button below.

We look forward to welcoming you at a class near you soon.

All of our Instructors are qualified to teach the Art, fully insured and enhanced disclosure PVG/CRB checked.

Already an instructor?

Looking for something new, want to be part of a large Taekwon-Do family, need help with personal progression.

The UKTA can help provide access to:

  • ‘Internationally’ recognised grades and qualifications
  • National competitions, seminars and training courses
  • Support from our highly experienced Grandmasters and Masters
  • National Squad training leading to potential International selection

News and Events

National Umpires Course
This weekend, Master Paul Harris VII and Master John Reilly VII conducted the 2020 UKTA National Umpire course in Leicester.
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International Women’s Day Workshop
All UKTA female members are invited to take part in a training session to celebrate International Women’s day. This session
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Visit to ITF HQ
On January 16th 2020 our president Grandmaster Williamson and his wife Mrs Lesley Williamson wishing President, Professor Ri Yong Son
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National Seminar And Grading March 2020
The UKTA’s first National seminar and grading of 2020 will take place on 6th to 8th March at Sophia Gardens
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Umpire Course – Feb 15th
Application Form
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National Black Belt Grading Results
The UKTA’s second National black belt course of 2019 was held in Glasgow 6th-7th Sept. Grandmaster Williamson IX, Grandmaster Prewett
Read more.

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