Latest News at OMAC-UK
Annual OMAC-UK Annual Championship to take place on the 20th September.
This year's fantastic competition is set to take place at the Mapperley Plains Social Club
on the 20th September. Pick up a category and entry form on the desk at the school.
Supreme Grand Master JP Choi to visit OMAC-UK in September.
10th Dan martial artist and founder of the OMAC brand is to visit our school this
September as part of his European tour. As well as meeting and training students, he
will be judging the Dan and coloured belt gradings and overseeing the annual OMAC-UK
competition with our own Master Juliet Williams.
Two OMAC-UK students qualify for the 2015 WMKF World Championships in Malta.
Junior Instructor Isaac Statham and 8 year old, Henry Williams, have both qualified to represent
Team England in this year's WMKF World Championships in Malta. They are both competing in
multiple forms categories and we are hopeful of a podium position and maybe even a title.
Master Juliet Williams and OMAC-UK launch the new updated curriculums.
Keeping students on their toes, classes interesting & varied and to develop training
and teaching techniques, Master Juliet Williams, has recently launched the updated
curriculums for all age groups and belts. Please call into the school and speak to
one of our fantastic instructors or Master Juliet herself should you have any questions.
The refurbishment of OMAC-UK begins in preparation of the annual visit
of our own Supreme Grandmaster Joon P. Choi in September.
Holding such a prominent position at the bottom of Westdale lane and
to keep the school clean, fresh and looking it's best in preparation for
our Supreme Grandmaster's visit in September, we have recently begun refurbishing
OMAC-UK. If any parents, students or instructors would like to volunteer some of
their time to help with this process, please get in touch with Mark Williams or
Instructor Terry Statham.
OMAC-UK have cause to celebrate with 4 very special
promotions taking place at the OMAC Moogongryu martial arts summer
camp in Ohio.
Following a lifetime of learning, teaching and living the martial
arts, both as a sport and a way of life, Senior Grandmaster Joon P.
Choi was awarded his 10th degree black belt and became Supreme Grandmaster.
Grandmaster Young P. Choi & Grandmaster Ho B. Kim were both presented with
their 9th degree black belts and became Senior Grandmaster Grades.
Grandmaster Kwang H. Kim, currently 8th degree black belt, was also offered
his promotion, however, in the true spirit of our artform, chose to wait until
he felt prepared within himself to accept this highest of honours. He was awarded
with a new 8th degree black belt , having held his previous one since 1996.
OMAC-UK launch awesome Lil' Dragon martial arts parties
Due to the success of our Lil' Dragon programme, we have recently
launched the school's latest offering; martial arts parties. Not just
an opportunity for existing students to demonstrate their love for the
martial arts to their friends and family, having a great time in the
process, but for those new to this artform to experience something completely
out of the ordinary and have a party with a difference and that will be
remembered and spoken about in the playground for weeks to come.
Snr. Grand Master Choi visits OMAC-UKStudents & Instructors
alike were extremely pleased to welcome Snr. Grand Master JP Choi
on his recent visit to oversee belt gradings, competitions, give seminars &
attend the Black Belt graduation ceremony. It was an honour for our members
to meet him in person and to learn from such a great ambassador for the art.
It was also an opportunity for us to update him on some of the great events that we have taken part in throughout the summer months, how the school is growing and catering for our students' needs and for him to tell us of the latest news with the rest of the OMAC family.
Please see our Gallery pages for photos of his visit.