The weekend of November 4th and 5th, 2023, saw a remarkable display of talent and determination as athletes from Worcestershire Martial Arts descended upon Limerick, Ireland for the prestigious Irish Cup.
With an astonishing 1280 competitors, this year's event set a new record, raising the bar for excellence in ITF Taekwon-Do. The standard was exceptionally high, yet our athletes from WMA rose to the challenge, securing an impressive array of accolades.
Additionally, several of our competitors ranked very high in their respective categories, narrowly missing out on bronze medals.
Sally Gleaves - Pattern
Valentin Vizitiu - Pattern and Sparring
Aidan ÓhAodha - Pattern
Tom Meynell - Sparring
Adam Monks - Pattern
Tom Meynell - Pattern
Macey-Jane Semini - Pattern
Hannah Newsome - Pattern
Rois Perkins - Sparring
The athletes from WMA have left an indelible mark on the Irish Cup 2023, demonstrating not only their exceptional skill but also their unwavering dedication to their craft.
With an unprecedented 1280 competitors, this year's competition was a true test of mettle. Each gold, silver, and bronze medallist showcased not only their technical prowess but also their unwavering spirit.
Their achievements stand as a testament to the talent and perseverance that thrives within the WMA community. We eagerly anticipate their future triumphs and look forward to witnessing their continued success on the global stage.