Hello from UK

Discussion in 'The Dojang' started by Foggy, Aug 22, 2013.

  1. Foggy

    Foggy Active Member

    Hey all.

    I have just started TKD (ITF). My mum and Dad met doing TKD, he made it to 2nd Dan and I would like to surpass him or meet him at least.

    I am 25 and at first thought I was too old to start but after a couple of classes and seeing the other guys I realise that this is in no way true. Flexibility is increasing weekly.

    I am new to TKD but not new to martial arts, I have dabbled in jeet kune do, bjj, Krav Maga, boxing and kick boxing as well as MMA and held a semi pro title (was taken as I could not defend due to working abroad)

    I am swiftly finding TKD to be a fantastically practical art that works great as self defence, in some cases better than Krav. I'm looking forwards to competing. I'm doing my first grading in September and hopefully doing a double grade as my experience is helping me learn fast and I hope to compete soon.

    So...... Hi!!!!
  2. bowlie

    bowlie Well-Known Member

    Great to have you here, welcome
  3. Ivor

    Ivor Member

    hiya! good to have you here :D
  4. canadiankyosa

    canadiankyosa Active Member

    Welcome. As the saying goes "Everyone was a student once. Even the teacher." And only a person's arrogance prevents them learning little else.
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  5. Ivor

    Ivor Member

    i still consider myself a student and always will. :D
  6. Foggy

    Foggy Active Member

    We are all students of life and you can always learn something new!
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