Paul Green (GB National Squad Coach) and Gareth Brown (GB Junior Squad Coach), both accomplished international Taekwondo athletes and Sports Instructors, conducted a most enjoyable seminar at the Quest Penistone venue last weekend.
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Quest Taekwondo - Penistone is pleased to report that our recent Sportivate application to South Yorkshire Sport has been successful, and that our project will now form part of the South Yorkshire Sportivate Year 3 Delivery Plan.
Quest Penistone and Quest Leeds took a team of 10 to the All Stars 1-1 Competition at the Doncaster Dome on Sunday. Despite the scorchio temperatures outside, it was a comfortable venue and everything ran really smoothly throughout the day.
Quest Penistone students had a surprise visit from a very special guest on Monday 17th June. Master Pyo was visiting the UK last month and, whilst he couldn't fit a full seminar into a busy schedule, Quest students were treated to a full 2 hour class instructed by an amazing Taekwondo Master.
What a busy weekend it was as Quest Taekwondo, Penistone, welcomed over 60 guests to a special seminar with Mike McKenzie. Last week represented 25 years since Mike established the very first Quest Taekwondo Club.
Last weekend Quest Taekwondo hosted a seminar conducted by Jake Barnett. Jake, aged 17, is a Quest Taekwondo student and a member of the GB Junior Development Team.
Quest Taekwondo, Penistone, has become the first club in the north of England to achieve the prestigious Clubmark status.
Summer seems to be the season for Demo’s and Quest Penistone have been in demand in the local area. Firstly we were invited to give a demo at Silkstone School Summer fete on the 14th of June. This was followed by an invite from Tesco Supermarket in Penistone to perform at their Charity Fun Day on June 30th.
The Quest Penistone Ladies entered the Sheffield Race For Life 5K run last weekend. First over the line was Johanna Walton, although at least two of the fastest members of the team took a dive to spur on the not so fast and talented. Well done Johanna!
Instructors, coaches and athletes young and old, descended upon Quest Taekwondo in Penistone yesterday, with over 70 participants eagerly gathered to listen to the UK's most successful ever Taekwondo player.