Mr. Leonard Coughlan IV Dan

Mr. Leonard Coughlan, is a 4th degree black belt, and has been a full-time professional Taekwon-Do instructor & coach for the past thirteen years, with a total of twenty-one years training experience in Taekwon-Do. He has trained and studied under some the world’s leading Taekwon-Do masters and instructors.

Leonard has successfully completed level one in the National Coaching Development Programme in association the Irish Martial Arts Commission (IMAC), and is recognised by the Taekwon-Do Advisory Board (TAB).

 

Certification:

• Code of Ethics and Good Practice for Children's Sport Certificate No. 10885.

• Current First Aid Certificate Fetac Level 5.

• Garda Clearance Certificate  No. IMAC-6-21.

 
 
 
 
 
2007 ITA Southern Region Championships, Cork - Mahon and Bandon Coach, Winner of Best Overall Club
2005 Scottish Open Championships, Cork ITF Coach - 7 Gold, 4 Silver and 3 Bronze
2005 Completed Training Camp, Poland - Mr. Jerzy Jedut VI Dan
2005 Italy ITF Open 3rd Place -71 Sparring and 3rd Place Team Sparring
2003 Cork Taekwon-Do Open Grand Champion Event Middle Weight Winner
2003 Opened Bandon Taekwon-Do School Of Excellence
2003 Opened Mahon Taekwon-Do School Of Excellence
2003 Irish Taekwon-Do Championship Galway Winner -71 Sparring
2002 Taekwon-Do International Welsh Open Championship Winner Middle Weight Sparring
2000 Taekwondo International World Championships (competitor)
2000 Promoted to I Dan Black Belt in Hapki-Do Under Grandmaster Jong-Suk Beaks and Master Matthew J. Smith USA
2000 II Dan Black Belt ITF Taekwon-Do Grading Under Grandmaster Jong-Suk Beaks and Master Matthew J. Smith USA
1999 San Diego Taekwon-Do Championship Winner Grand Champion ITF Sparring
1999 San Diego Taekwon-Do Championship Winner Middle Weight WTF Sparring
1999 Instructor United Marital Arts Association San Digeo USA
1999 IUTF Munster Taekwondo Championship Silver Medallist Middle Weight Sparring
1998 GTI Championship Cork Silver Medallist Middle Weight Sparring
1998 Assistant Instructor Kinsale Taekwon-Do Club
1998 Promoted to I Dan Black Belt by Mr. Norman Creedon
1994 Commenced training Kinsale Taekwon-Do Club under
Mr. Mark Buckley V Dan