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£700raised of £600 target by 32 supporters

    Weʼve raised £700 to purchase sparring mats for our Tae Kwon Do club, TTA Leeds

    Funded on Friday, 24th August 2018

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    TTA Leeds is a family friendly, community sports club dedicated to providing the best quality training and learning opportunities for its members which age from 5 and up. We have been training in Hyde Park, Leeds for over 15 years.

    Twice a year, our parent association holds a competition in Glasgow which gives clubs across the UK the opportunity to compete against each other, practice their skills in both poomsae and kyorugi, and meet new people throughout the organisation.

    In order to better help our students to prepare for the competition, we are hoping to buy sparring mats. This will help them get used to the experience of sparring in a more official environment, as well as to the physical differences of the mats vs. our hall floor.

    To create one ring of mats, we need a total of £600. We are asking the students to take part in a fun run on Saturday 12th May to try and raise £350. The club will top up the remaining funds to purchase the mats, and any money that manages to surpass our target will be spent on new equipment for the club.

    The run will take place round Hyde Park, opposite the hall where we train. Students will be grouped by age and ability, with a maximum distance of 5 laps. Any donations to help us achieve our goal are greatly appreciated!



    • Katie Machin8 months ago
      Katie Machin

      Katie Machin

      8 months ago

      Hi everyone We did it! Massive thank you to all of our friends and family that helped us smash through our target and raise a whopping £746 in total so far! Everyone did a great job on the fun run, completing between 2 and 5 laps each. Your support really means a lot to the club and means that we can carry on getting better. Thanks again, Katie

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    • Katie Machin9 months ago
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      Katie Machin

      9 months ago

      Thank you so much to everyone who has donated so far! I am amazed to say that we have already reached our target of £350. We would love to keep going and encourage as many of our students as possible to take part and make our club better. We have increased our target to £600, which will cover the full cost of the mats. This is a big stretch, but I know we can do it! In addition to the mats, the club will also purchase replacements of the equipment that we use every session, including kick paddles and kick shields. Good luck everyone!

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    Page last updated on: 5/23/2018 2:57 PM



    • Lynsey Farnworth

      Lynsey Farnworth

      May 23, 2018

      Sponsor money for Paula Loubli. Well done everyone!


    • Sharon


      May 13, 2018

      Well done Tina, Ranjana and Yuvi! Love Avneet and Ava xx


    • Amrit Ubhi

      Amrit Ubhi

      May 12, 2018


    • Smita Dhiman

      Smita Dhiman

      May 12, 2018


    • Balveena Flora

      Balveena Flora

      May 12, 2018


    • Jane Ezieme Ikoro

      Jane Ezieme Ikoro

      May 12, 2018

      Good luck guys in your fun run today!

    • Paola


      May 11, 2018

      Good luck everyone


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