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  • National Competition

    Our aim is to provide students with unique opportunities
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    National Student Championships

    Individual Based University Competition

    BUTL Nationals take place every two years (alternating World Championships) and showcase individual student athletes at the highest level. The Nationals offers Pattern and Sparring events for all University Students and Alumni. The event attracts competitors from all styles of Taekwon-Do, with six matted areas as a minimum this is one of our most prestigious events. Students from all UK countries attend and enter this event, each year we welcome competitors from over 30 different Institutions across England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, a first for University based Taekwon-Do. Our events cater for both ITF and WT students.

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    UK University National Leagues

    University Team Competition

    The BUTL League system is what makes us at the British University Taekwon-Do League stand out. Our unique team based competition allows us to represent all University students, creating the most inclusive experience possible. The league takes the shape of a competitive sports league, with universities competing against one another in team competition across four established UK regions throughout England, Scotland and Wales.

    The leagues take place across each academic year, allowing each University to compete against multiple opponents in a professional and high intensity environment. Our events cater for both ITF and WT students.

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    UK Open Championships

    Uniting Taekwon-Do

    Our UK Open Championships are a yearly fundraising event. In order to support and sustain Student Taekwon-Do we feel it’s important to celebrate and continue to unite all styles of Taekwon-Do through competition. This event is often attended by Pioneers, Grand Masters and Masters and attracts a unique sense of excitement. The championship offers individual Taekwon-Do events such as patterns and sparring and is an open event, welcoming the wider community to show their support for University and Student Taekwon-Do.

  • Competition Rules & Regulations

    For all documentation for competitions/events please visit our Rules & Regulations page.

  • Our Event Promises

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    Personal Competitor Insurance

    We personally insure every competitor, coach, umpire and entrant at all our events. All through Elite Martial Art Professionals (EMAP). Click image to view.

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    First Aid

    Medical Professionals

    We hire a full professional medical team for every event. This always includes paramedics and senior technicians instead of basic first aiders.

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    Matted Areas

    Full Jigsaw Mat Rings

    We supply all our rings with approved jigsaw mats, ensuring the highest level of professionalism and safety. Matted zones are our only competitive areas.

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    World Class Officials

    We work with world class International level umpires and referees. Ensuring the highest standards and the rings are as safe as possible.

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    Highest Quality

    We ensure competitors are provided with the highest standard of medal. Rewarding their achievements with high quality silverware.