2024 South Island Championship Entry Pack

Please go to the Events section to download the entry pack and forms.

New Logo for Victoria University Taekwondo

  Victoria University Taekwondo recently unveiled its new logo, designed by Keelin Bell, formerly of Blenheim Olympic Taekwondo.  Keelin is currently studying for his Bachelor of Design Degree at Victoria University. The design…

Congratulations Genna Woodward – Aparima Head Instructor

TUNZ congratulates Genna Woodward on her academic achievements. Genna became the Head Instructor for Aparima Taekwondo (based in Riverton, bottom of the South Island) in December 2020, at the age of 16.  Genna is a wonderful young lady,…

Service Award – Master Mark Tester

At the TUNZ North Island Championship last weekend, Master Mark Tester was congratulated for his many years of service with the Karori Taekwondo Club in Wellington, which has now ceased operating. He was officially thanked by TUNZ President,…

New TNZ Board Appointee

TUNZ warmly congratulates Natasha Swainson on her appointment to the Taekwondo New Zealand (TNZ) Board.  TNZ is a member of World Taekwondo (WT) and is the governing body for all WT style taekwondo in New Zealand. Natasha replaces Joan Fountain…

Para Divisions at TUNZ Tournaments

TUNZ offers para divisions at all of our tournaments; South Island Championship, North Island Championship, Open Championship (historically the National Championship) and Top of the South Championship. For guidance about para classification…

Certificate of Appreciation for Jack Gilmour

Recently Jack Gilmour from Kapiti Coastal Club was presented with a Certificate of Appreciation from TUNZ.  Click on the link for more information. Jack Gilmour - Certificate of Appreciation  

TUNZ has its first Taekwondo Master who is Legally Blind – Master Joss Ingram

Click on the link below to read a story about courage and inspiration. TUNZ First Blind Master