|BLACKBELT EXAM - RESULTS||RADDIX SEMINAR|
the NTA Blackbelt Exam which was held on Saturday 14th May at
our academy in Aberdeen, we are delighted to announce that both
Dean Robertson & Rafael Chavarria have been
promoted to 1st Degree Blackbelt.
Self-Defence Seminar is being held on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th June in
Hosted by Mr Robert Boer 6th Degree and
Mr Roy Roystad 5th Degree, the Seminar will research the roots and the tactical treasures of the ITF Tul to recover and develop techniques that have meaningful self-defence applications.
Application forms are available now.
|EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS RESULTS||NORTH EAST SPARRING DEVELOPMENT TRAINING|
European Championships were held in Finland from 27-30 April. Congratulations to Miss Dannielle Gallacher I Deg
with BRONZE for Junior Female 1st Degree Patterns and a TEAM
BRONZE for Junior Female Team Patterns.
class will be Saturday 7th May &
Saturday 28th May (10-11:30am for Juniors and 12-3pm for
Seniors). £5 for Juniors and £10
There are also Block classes available and 2 for 1 for family
Full Sparring Equipment is required and Seniors must bring
appropriate clothing/footwear for the run!
|ITF SCOTLAND CHAMPIONSHIPS RESULTS||WEST LOTHIAN OPEN|
|This year's competition
was held on Saturday 9th April in the
Ravenscraig Sports Facility in Motherwell.
A total of 95 entered from NTA with 36 from our academy. It was
a very buy day for all involved with over 500 competitors
but we were delighted that NTA returned with a huge number of
|The West Lothian Open is being
held on Sunday 22nd May in Armadale.
We have 26 stdents entering from our academy and wish them all the best of luck on the day.
|FUNDRAISING RACE NIGHT||ITF ENGLAND CHAMPIONSHIPS|
|In order to raise some funds for students travelling to the World Cup in Budapest, a Race Night was held in the Dee Swimming Club in Aberdeen. Thank you to everyone who supported the Race Night and helped to raise a fantastic sum of money. Special thanks to Amanda Cox and Sally Craig for their amazing efforts in pulling this together. Thank you to Michael for being the DJ at the event and to Kerry, Laura and Nikki for selling the race tickets. We are so pleased it went so well and raised an amazing £1790!! Bag Packing next!!||We are planning a trip to this competition which is being held on Saturday 9th July in the Coventry Sports and Leisure Centre, Coventry. If you would like to attend, please let us know ASAP as we may need to organise a bus.|
|ITF SCOTLAND UMPIRE COURSE||SUMMER CLOSURE DATES|
The course took place at the GMAC Gym in Livingston on Saturday 19th March. The course was presented by Master Gordon Wallace 8th Deg along with the committee ; Master David McNairn 7th Deg, Mr Mark Boydell 5th Deg and Mr Ronnie Dewhurst 4th Deg.
|We will be closed for ONE week this summer
as we are also closing in October for one week to attend the
World Cup in Hungary.
We will be closed as follows:
SUNDAY 31st JULY
SUNDAY 7th AUGUST
|NTA DEGREE PRE-TEST||TEAM BUILDING|
|The NTA Pre-Test was held on Saturday 27th February at the MWBA in Aberdeen. Three students participated: Dean Robertson, Rafael Chavarria and Philip Mowatt. We wish them luck when taking the next step in their journey towards Blackbelt.||GO
We are planning a trip to Go Ape in either July or August for students aged 12 and over and parents.
Please give your name to reception if you would like to attend and we will arrange a date and transport.
GOLF AFTERNOON, Inchmarlo
We are arranging a Golf afternoon at Inchmarlo Golf Centre at the end of May. We are unsure of costs at this time but it will include 2 rounds of 9 holes and food! If you can play and would like to come, please give your name at reception.
|13TH MWBA AWARDS EVENING|
Awards evening was held 5th March in the Station
Hotel, Aberdeen (6:00-12pm). There were 140 in attendance
this year and awards were presented in all
categories - Ninjas, Kickin Kids, Juniors, Teens and Seniors.
big thank you to Ceilidh Band REEL OF FORTUNE and photographer
|BOYDELL BBA TOTS COMPETITION RESULTS|
Eight students attended the competition in Inverbervie on 28th
February. They returned with 5 GOLD, 5 SILVER & 2 BRONZE
They did extremely well and are looking forward to our event in Aberdeen later this year.
DUTCH OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS
|Our 1st Competition of the year was held on 24th January in Eindhoven. 25 students travelled from NTA and returned with 3 GOLD, 5 SILVER & 6 BRONZE!! More>|
|FITNESS TEST FINALS
We were pleased to see such a great turnout for our Fitness Test
Finals and thank everyone for their effort over the year.
Bleep Test Campbell Oag
Sit-up/Plank Adam Kain
Press-ups Dean Robertson