Master Van de Mortel Seminars
of Master Van de Mortel Camp in Taupo
Tribal Taekwon-Do presented Master Van de Mortel with gifts
and performed a special Haka at the Airport on his departure. On behalf
of ITFNZ he was thanked and of course invited back next year as well!
Master Willy Van de Mortel is back
this December to run more Development & Coaching
seminars - PLUS a series of open seminars anyone can attend.
The seminars in July were all very well received, with everyone
keen to return for more of the Van de Mortel treatment!
More news and details of the seminars will follow as the hosts provide
them... see the schedule below for registration info.
A big thanks to Coaching and Selections Director Mr Greg Skinner
for making this happen.
Sparring seminars for all members - December
16th December .........Central Districts
Monday 17th December
Tuesday 18th December
Wednesday 19th December
..Counties Manukau - Papakura See
Thursday 20th December
...... Tauranga See
Those from CM that missed out - you are welcome
to attend our one in Tauranga, at the same
discount rate of $20 ($40 for families).
Saturday 22nd December
Development & Coaching Seminars
Master Van de Mortel - back home with his broken hand compliments
of a Campbell Gold. He continued on to Wellington where he did
his sparring seminar with hand bandaged. He then went to the South
Island and flew back home still without having it looked at/sorted by
the hospital - this dude is tough !
Master Van de Mortel and Mr Rene Kunz in Germany 2005.
Confirmed dates for July 2007 seminars:
Seminars and Coaching Seminars
selected for these seminars have been informed
by Mr Greg Skinner, Director of Coaching and
And later in the year:
14th to 23rd December 2007
The Coaching and Selections Committee have announced plans
to employ the services of world renowned coach Master Willy Van de Mortel,
on an on-going basis.
A specially selected team of JUNIORS will get the chance
to work under guidance of Master Van de Mortel, with the long term goal
of achieving sparring medals at the 2011 ITF World Champs (hopefully to
be hosted in New Zealand). Master Van de Mortel will also work with our
top New Zealand coaches as well.
Special Seminars will also be open to the general membership,
and each region will be giving the opportunity to host a seminar.