Kate German - Senior Instructor (Leyland) 4th Dan Black Belt
Kate has been practicing Taekwondo for 15 years and teaching for 6 years, She was awarded 4th Dan Black Belt in 2013. Kate teaches the Leyland class on a Tuesday alongside Allan. She has had success in national and international competition with 16 national titles and double bronze medal winner at 2009 world championships. Kate became the World Champion at the 2015 WKC World Championships and successfully defended her title in 2016.
Stuart Thornley - Instructor (Leyland & Chorley) 2nd Dan Black Belt
Stuart Thornley has been doing Tae Kwon Do, as a member of Northwest Tae Kwon Do, for 9 years (since 2010) and gained his 2nd Dan Black Belt in June 2016... Stuart has competed in a number of martial arts competitions and has won a silver in the WKC British Open in 2015 and bronze in the European in the same year. He has competed at the 2016 WKC World Championships in Portugal. He is also the WKC British Freestyle Champion. Stuart teaches the Chorley class on a Saturday.
Craig Spear - Assistant Instructor (Leyland & Chorley) 1st Dan Black Belt
Craig Spear has been studying Tae Kwon Do for 3 years and has recently achieved his life long ambition of becoming a black belt. Now Craig has his sights set on setting up his own classes and so is currently learning the ropes of becoming an instructor by assisting at both Leyland & Chorley classes. In addition to instructing, Craig has also been successful in competing and last year (2018) gained a Gold Medal in the WKC British Championships and a Bronze Medal in the WKC World Championships.