|NTA PRE-TEST||ITF WORLD CUP, BUDAPEST|
This years pre-test was held on Saturday 17th
September at our academy in Aberdeen.
There were a total of 8 candidates who took part in the fitness tests and practical. The next part of the pre-test is being held in 6 weeks and will consist of the Theory Test and any fitness resits required. Following this, the Thesis will be submitted. The Blackbelt Exam will be held on Saturday 26th November where we hope to see some new 1st Degrees in NTA.
Our next session for this campaign will be on
This training will run every Saturday where the calendar allows. This regional training, in this time frame is now mandatory for all World Cup Competitors and Coaches. For those who are going to the World Cup, this training will be complimentary from the instructors. Anyone else of course is welcome to attend, with the normal fee structure of Block/241 etc applying.
|NORTH EAST CHALLENGE CUP||ACADEMY CLOSURE - OCTOBER|
This years NECC was held on Saturday 3rd September in the
Aberdeen Sports Village. This year, we had 60 students in
attendance with over 300 in total making it our largest NECC so
We are also delighted to announce that we have managed to win back the Challenge Cup this year from BBA with 22 Gold Medals. This is a great achivement for our academy so well done to you all.
Full results and photos to follow.
Please remember that we will be taking the 3rd week of our
annual 5 week break during the October holidays. This week
is normall taken during summer but we changed it as we are
travelling to Hungary to the ITF World Cup along with a large
number of students and our Instructors.
CLOSED ON - Monday 10th October
OPEN ON - Tuesday 18th October
|NTA UMPIRE COURSE||WORLD CUP - BUDAPEST|
We held our annual NTA Umpire Course on Saturday 20th August for teens and adults 5th Kup and above. Thirty nine attended the course in advance of our NECC which is being held on 3rd September.
Photos to follow.
Cup is approaching fast and we are delighted to have 35 students
attending from NTA.
The tournament is being held
from 12th-16th October.
We will be having a SPONSORED KICK on FRIDAY 23RD SEPTEMBER from 7PM for those competing to help raise some much needed funds for the trip.
|KIDS SUMMER CAMPS||NINJA COMPETITION|
KICKIN KIDS & JUNIORS
Two 4 day camps were held this summer for Kickin Kids, Juniors and senior grade Ninjas. They were quieter this year with so many people being away but great fun was had as always. This year included a number of outings to the Duthie Park due to some good weather. Students also had the opportunity to gain some stripes and badges and get some extra training.
Our Ninja camp was held for 4 hours on 11th August. Only 5 attended but managed to have great fun with the games and all left having achived a stripe or badge.
The Ninja Competition has been rescheduled due to our first date
being a long weekend. Our new date will be
Sunday 13th November.
Events will be Memory, Boards, Sparring & Target Punching.
Entry forms will be available soon.
|ITF RADIX SEMINAR - JUNE||NTA BLACKBELT EXAM|
ITF Radix Seminar was held on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th June in
Stonehaven. It was conducted by Mr Robert Boer 6th Degree
from Holland and
Mr Roy Roystad 5th Degree from Norway. A total of 37 students attended the Seminar.
This was an inspiring course which we all thoroughly enjoyed. More >
The Blackbelt Exam will be held on Saturday 26th November at our
academy in Aberdeen.
Prior to the exam, candidates will have to complete the next part of their Pre-test. This will be a written exam and submission of their thesis.
We wish them all the best in their preparations.
Our golf afternoon was held on Friday 24th June at the Paul
Lawrie Golf Centre at Inchmarlo. Seven attended and were
extremely lucky with the weather following thunder and
lightenening in the morning. The winner was Stuart Ednie
with the best score for 2 rounds. We all had a great day
and will definitely be repeating it next year.
In SEPTEMBER we are offering 20% OFF THE COST OF ENROLMENT. This offer includes your uniform, licence and joining fee.
Our Membership is based on an annual fee offering up to 47 weeks of training per year. Fees are paid in equal monthly instalments ranging from £35 to £55.
KettleFit (8-8:30pm) £4
Fitness Circuits (8-8:40pm) £4
The above fitness classes are included in all Teen & Senior memberships.