ITF WORLD CUP 2016 - 5th PLACE OVERALL (NTA)
ITF SCOTLAND CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017 -
TOP CLUB & TOP GROUP (NTA)
ITF OPEN BRITISH 2017 - 3RD PLACE OVERALL (NTA)
ITF SCOTLAND CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018 - 3rd PLACE OVERALL (MWBA)
ITF OPEN BRITISH 2018 - 2nd PLACE OVERALL (MWBA)

       

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NECC FUNDS NEW DEFIBRILATOR

 Boydell Blackbelt Academies being presented with a Defibrilator for their premises in Laurencekirk which was purchased with funds from this years North East Challenge Cup. The presentation took place at the NTA Blackbelt Exam in September.  Both MWBA and BBA schools now have their own defibrilator on site.

OPEN BRITISH

CHRISTMAS PARTIES

This years ITF Open British Championships was held in Ravenscraig Sports Facility, Motherwell on Saturday 24th November.  Thirty Eight students entered the competition from MWBA and attended along with 15 umpires (8 full time) and 4 coaches.

We are delighted to announce the our school came
2nd Place Overall
15 Gold, 16 Silver, 16 Bronze
This is an amazing effort!!

Thank you to everyone who participated


NInjas - Sat 15 Dec (12-1:30)
Kickin Kids & Juniors- Sat 15 Dec (1:45-3:15)
Teens - Sun 16 Dec (1:30-3:00)
SPACES MUST BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE with a £1 donation for the Archie Foundation.
Adults - Fri 14 Dec (6:30pm) Mecca Bingo
(£16 EACH)
NINJA COMPETITION NEWS

ANNUAL CLOSURE DATES

Our Ninja Competition was held on Sunday 11th November at MWBA.  Events were - BODY ARMOUR SPARRING, MEMORY, BOARD BREAKING, TARGET PUNCHING.  This was great fun and we must thank all our umpires who gave up their afternoon to help.

 

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MWBA will be closed for the last 2 weeks of it's annual holidays as follows:
WEEK 4 & 5

LAST CLASS -
20th December
OPEN -6th January

HALLOWEEN FANCY DRESS OPEN DUTCH
Students were invited to attend class in Halloween Fancy Dress in all classes during Halloween week and were asked to donate £1 to our chosen charity (Archie Foundation).  We were so impressed with the efforts yet again and collected £65 this year which is fantastic.  More
Our academy will be travelling to the Open Dutch at the end of January (Saturday 26th) and many have already booked flights and hotels as they are much cheaper at the moment.  If you wish to attend, please see Master or Mrs Wallace for further information.

It is a great competition to attend as the flights are quick and you can even fly out on the Friday, attend the competition on Saturday and fly back on Saturday night on the last flight.  Flights are available from Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow directly to Amsterdam. 
Many are staying for a few days and are staying in the Novotel, Eindhoven.
TAE CHAMPIONSHIPS ANNUAL AWARDS NIGHT
The TAE Championships were held in Newcastle on Saturday 13th October.  Three students travelled to compete along with students from BBA.  They did extremely well and returned with 9 medals between them.  Results were:
3 gold, 4 silver and 2 bronze!
Our Annual Awards for 2018 will be held on
Saturday 2nd March
in the Summerhill, Aberdeen.
Tickets will be limited due to the size of the venue and will be on sale in December.

Remember to save the date as this is the most important event of our academy calendar.



There will be awards for the following:

Most Promising, Most Improved, Perseverance,
Blackbelt Attitude, Fitness Awards,  Competitor of the Year, Student of the Year, Blackbelt Awards,
Long Service Awards.
HIGHLAND OPEN NEWS  
The Highland Open was held on Saturday 22nd September in Buckie.  12 students travelled to compete along with MWBA coach Sam Martin. 
Results were:
9 gold, 4 silver and 5 bronze!
 
ITF WORLD CUP NEWS  
This years World Cup was held in Sydney, Australia.  Two students from MWBA (Darryl Cox & Amanda Cox) travelled to compete along with Master Wallace (ITF Umpire Committee Member) and Mrs Wallace (ITF Umpire).  The competition was held over 4 days with over 1000 competitors from all over the world.
Both Darryl and Amanda put on a great performance in both Sparring & Patterns and we are delighted to announce that Darryl (pictured centre), won a BRONZE for sparring.
 
NTA DEGREE GRADING  
This years Degree Grading was held on Saturday 15th September at BBA, Laurencekirk. 
We are delighted to announce that all candidates were succesful and the following results were awarded:
3rd Degree
Mr Rogan Rennie
1st Degree
Craig Rennie, Peter Hepburn, Adam Kain,
Darryl Cox, Matthew Irvine,
Calum Harvey, Jared Ednie

 
   
   
   
   
   

 

 

 

 

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BANCHORY
Ninjas -
Friday 4:00m
Kickin Kids - Friday 5:00pm
FINTRY
Ninjas - Saturday 09:30