Master Adrian O'Mahoney VII Dan

Mr. Adrian O'Mahoney commenced his Taekwon-Do career in Tralee Taekwon-Do Club (AITA) in October 1986, under the instruction of Mr. Patrick McCarthy II Dan (now VII Dan). 
After the departure of Mr. McCarthy from the club Mr. O'Mahoney trained under Mr. John Kelly II Dan and subsequently Mr. John Donnelly IV Dan.

Mr. O'Mahoney was promoted to VI Dan Black Belt by the ITF Promotions Committee in Miesbach Germany in 2009. 
Mr. O'Mahoney is a member of the ITA Executive Committee, the Technical and Instruction Committee & the Umpire Chairperson.

Promoted to 7th Degree on May 29th 2015 in Jesolo, Italy, under GM Hector Marano and GM Ung Kim Lan.

2010 Elected Vice President of ITA at AGM January 2010

2010 Attended IIC in Torwar, Warsaw, Poland January 2010

2009 Attended IIC in Benidorm Spain in September 2009

2009 Promoted to VI Dan by the ITF Promotions Committee;Master Paul Weiler VIII & Master Willem Bos VIII and GrandMaster Pablo Trajtenberg IX & GrandMaster Hector Marano IX.

2008 Became Full Time TKD Instructor (September)


2008 Opened Kingdom Schools of Taekwon-Do (Tarbert & Ballybunion)


2008 Placed 3rd in Patterns in World Cup in 36 to 45 yrs Section, 4th to 6th Degree.


2008 Competed in III World Cup, Riva Del Garda, as part of ITA Group 


2008 Attended IIC in Dublin, under the ITF Technical Committee.


  

2008 Completed a Coaching Course with IMAC, recognised by the Irish Sports Council


2007 Opened Kingdom Schools of Taekwon-Do (Tralee) September 2007


2006 Completed Umpire Course & Seminar, Dublin - Master Wim Bos VIII Dan 


2006 Elected to ITA Executive Committee and Umpire Chairperson 


2006 Qualified as International Umpire 


2006 Completed International Instructor Training Course (England) under Master Hector Marano VIII Dan, Master Pablo Trajtenberg VIII Dan, Master Wim Bos VIII Dan and Master Trân Triêu Quân VIII Dan, ITF President

2006 Completed International Umpire Course in Budapest, Hungary - Master Wim Bos VIII Dan 


2006 Completed International Instructor Training Course (England) - ITF Technical Committee 


2005 Completed International Instructor Training Course (Ireland) - ITF Technical Committee; Master Trân Triêu Quân VIII Dan, Master Hector Marano VIII Dan, Master Pablo Trajtenberg VIII Dan and Master Wim Bos VIII Dan

2005 Qualified as International Instructor 


2004 Completed International Instructor Training Course (Belgium) - Master Hector Marano VIII Dan, Master Pablo Trajtenberg VIII Dan, Master Wim Bos VIII Dan, Master Trân Triêu Quân VIII Dan, ITF President 


2004 Opened the Listowel School of Taekwon-Do 


2004 Promoted to V Dan by the ITF Promotions Committee; Grandmaster Van Binh IX Dan, Master Trân Triêu Quân VIII Dan, Master Hector Marano VIII Dan and Master Pablo Trajtenberg VIII Dan 


2004 Attended courses under Grandmaster Park Jung Tae IX Dan, Master Kwang Jo Choi IX Dan and Master Robert Wheatley VIII Dan Mr Mark Hutton VI

2001 Member of the AITA Examiners Panel 
2000 Member of the AITA Examiners Panel

2000 Promoted to IV Dan by Master Robert Howard VIII Dan 


1999 Completed International Instructor Training Course (Dublin) - General Choi Hong Hi IX

1998 Established the Tralee School of Taekwon-Do with Mr. Michael Murphy (now V Dan)

1996 Promoted to III Dan by Master Robert Howard VIII Dan 


1996 Ms. Catriona O’Donoghue is the first student of the Castleisland Taekwon-Do School to pass I Dan, under Master Robert Howard VIII Dan 


1995 Completed International Instructor Training Course (Dublin) - General Choi Hong Hi IX


1994 Promoted to II Dan by Grandmaster Hee Il Cho IX


1992 Opened Castleisland TaeKwon-Do School 


1992 Promoted to I Dan by Grandmaster Hee Il Cho IX 


Graded for colour belts under Mr. Aidan Walsh VI Dan, Chief Instructor of the AITA

1990 Awarded Tralee Taekwon-Do Club Student of the Year 


1986 Commenced training in Tralee Taekwon-Do Club (AITA) in October 1986 under Mr. Patrick McCarthy II Dan (now VII Dan)