Blackburn TKD Challenge 2012 – Double Gold

This weekend was all about Taekwon-Do!!!  Yesterday we started with the Annual Blackburn  TKD Challenge and today was the Sparring Seminar with Master Suarez and Julio Carlos from New York City. For me the highlight of the tournament was watching all the colour belts compete.  For several of them it was their first time competing so there … Read more

Unique TKD Seminar with Master Lajeunesse

Normally you come out of a seminar feeling completely exhausted physically!  This weekend’s seminar with Master Lajeunesse was very unique because you came out feeling completely exhausted mentally!  The seminar was completely in French so I had to concentrate since there was so much description and terminology. I really wanted to understand everything that he was saying. Master Lajeunesse … Read more

TKD Coupe du Quebec

Right after the academic award ceremony at school I jumped on the Voyageur bus to Montreal for the weekend.  I always LOVE going to Montreal.  It’s amazing seeing TKD friends. Saturday morning I went to watch the Coupe du Quebec.  I would have loved to compete but this is their Provincial championships and also my … Read more

School Awards Ceremony

I have to work really really hard for my school marks so I’m proud when my marks are high enough for Honour Role! I also received the Healthy Active Living Award.  My biggest challenge is fitting in all the homework around my training schedule.  I end up doing all my homework during lunch, in the car, and … Read more