Isle of Man News last updated 27 April 2017 17:26:17

Albany Tennis News

POSTED Thu last week

On Tuesday the club arranged presentations to four of it's members, Sean Drewry, Laura Feely, Elena and Hannah Snidal, who have been selected for the IOM Tennis team to play in the Nat West Island Games in Gotland (Sweden) in June.  The presentations were made by Peter Gallagher of Tower Insurance and Steve Christian on behalf of Equiom. The club is very grateful to them for their donations. We realised this was going to be an expensive trip for our young members and with the support of two of our constant sponsors Equiom (IOM) Ltd and Tower Insurance (Isle of Man) Ltd we were able to give each player a cheque for £100 towards their expenses and a sponsored T shirt. One of the players Katie Harris (17) had to return to Loughborough College...

Taekwondo event in Peel

POSTED Wed last week

ACE Taekwondo of Peel held its first major local event on 1st of April 2017. The club was pleased to hold a Poomsae (patterns) seminar and competition, incorporating a belt grading, which was held at Peel Clothworkers School. The club was honoured to invite Master Peter Johnson who holds 7th Dan black belt, is a World Taekwondo Federation International Referee and current world championship medallist.  Master Johnson, who recently won bronze at the WTF World Poomsae Championships in Peru and is a British Taekwondo Para Coach, took the students through an intensive training session which ended with the clubs own Poomsae competition with students winning their own medals for best individual, joint and group performances. Master Johnson was...

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