Mr. Adam Fox

 

Name:  Mr. Adam Fox

 

Taekwon-Do History

 

Mr. Fox started practising Taekwon-Do in Galway in 1993 under Master Howard (then 4th degree) and Master Mark O'Donnell (then 2nd degree). He was one of the first members the Galway Taekwon-Do school to achieve black belt level. Mr. Fox trained and assisted in the Galway school until 2003. After a 2 year break he came back to the Galway Taekwon-Do school and after a year moved to Dublin where he started training with Senior Master Howard, where he now trains and teaches the children's classes.

Mr. Fox has represented Ireland on various occasions as an individual competitor, member and captain (2007) of the Irish team, at European and World Championships, some of the highlights of which are winning an individual silver medal in individual power at the European Championships in Spain in 2001and a bronze in team patterns in the European Championships in Estonia in 2007. He was also a member of the Irish Demonstration Team for the Ireland v USA competition in 1998, under Master Liam Dandy. This was a special occasion for Mr. Fox as it was the first time wear the Irish Flag on his dobok, and it allowed his be on a team with his instructor, Master Howard.

 

 

International Taekwon-Do promotion details

 

Degree

Year

ITF Cert Number

Venue

Examiner

4th

2010

IRE-4-47

Dublin

Senior Master Barrett

3rd

2000

IRE-3-57

Dublin

Senior Master Barrett

2nd

1998

IRE-2-144

Dublin

Senior Master Phelan

1st

1996

IRE-1-291

Dublin

Senior Master Barrett

 

 

National Qualifications

 

  • National Instructor "A"  1997
  • National Umpire     "A"  2003

 

 

International Taekwon-Do Federation Courses and Seminars

 

Year

Certificate No.

Course Type

Conducted By

Venue

13/6/2010

FB-3-11

International Instructors Course

Senior Master Barrett

Dublin

7/10/2006

7RKH-35-14

International Instructors Course

First Grand Master Rhee Ha Ki

Dublin

3/6/2002

N/A

International Instructors Course

Interna Grand Master Park Joog Soo

Dublin

25/10/99

157-27

International Instructors Course

Gen Choi Hong Hi

Dublin

 

 

Experience at World, European and International Championships

 

Year

Tournament

Participated as

Venue

2007

European Championships

Competitor – Bronze Team Patterns

Estonia

2007

4 nations

Competitor

England

2002

European Championships

Competitor

Slovakia

2002

Belgian Open

Competitor – Silver 3rd/4th degree patterns

Belgium

2001

World Championships

Competitor

Italy

2001

European Championships

Competitor – Silver Individual Power

Spain

2000

4 Nations

Competitor

Ireland

2000

European Championships

Competitor

Scotland

1999

European Championships

Competitor

Italy