Grand Master

The School was founded by Grand Master Christopher Davies who has been practicing Martial Arts since the early 1970’s having studied under many top masters and Grand Masters from korea, Malaysia and Hong Kong. He has traveled to Korea many times for training and testing and for important meetings by high ranked masters. This is why you can be assured that you will be getting the most qualified and authentic instruction through our school.

Grand Master Davies holds a 9th Dan from the World Chung Do Kwan Federation and an 8th Dan from the Kukkiwon World Taekwondo Headquarters in Seoul.

Grand Master Davies training at Kukkiwon in Korea

Master Davies training Taekwondo CV reads as follows

2008 – Commendation from president of Kukkiwon
2009 – Class 3 at Kukkiwon 16th Foreign Instructors Course for masters
2009 – Inducted as a full member of the World Taekwondo Leaders Forum in Korea
2009 – Attained 7th Dan whilst at Kukkiwon in Korea
2010 – Represented Great Britain at the Kukkiwon Hanmadang opening Ceremony in Korea
2010 – Represented Great Britain at the official Kukkiwon KOMS inauguration ceremony in Korea
2010 – Appointed by Kukkiwon President as member of the Kukkiwon Cooperation Committee
2010 – UnLtd Social Entrepreneur award for promoting Taekwondo to over 50’s
2011 – Appointed by Kukkiwon as an Advisory Board Member for the UK
2011 – Special meal in Master Davies honour at the Airforce base in Seoul by Brigadier General S. W. Lee
2011 – South Gloucestershire Sport Personal Achievement award
2012 – Training camp at Sun Moon University in Chungcheong Namdo
2012 – 2nd World Taekwondo Leaders Forum in Korea
2014 – Attended Kukkiwon with a number of other instructors for their Foreign Instructor Course in Korea
2014 – Awarded 8th Dan Chung Do Kwan by Grand Master Woon Kyu Uhm in Korea
2015 – Class 2 Kukkiwon Poom / Dan examiner course taken in Vienna.
2017 – Inducted in to the Official Taekwondo Hall of Fame in New York.
2018 – Attained Chungdokwan 9th Dan by Grand Master Park Hae Man
2018 – Chung Do Kwan summer training at Goseong-gun, Korea
2018– Attained Kukkiwon 8th Dan, testing at Kukkiwon in Korea

Grand Master Davies has studied under many great Masters and Grand Masters

Grand Master Fred Lee
Grand Master Lee Kwan Young
Grand Master Hong Li Ooi
Grand Master Kim Yong Ho
Master Han You Geun (2 times world Champion)
Grand Master Ko Eui Min
Grand Master Pan Sim Woon
Grand Master In Sik Hwang
Grand Master Lee Kyu Hyung
Grand Master Myung Sam Chang (Olympic gold medalist)
Grand Master Jae Jin Kang
Grand Master Ki Ok Gwak
Grand Master Jeon Beom Park
Grand Master Huisong Mun
Grand Master Byoung Ho Lee
Grand Master ByeongHyun Shin

We think we have found a great teacher who can push the boys on.  Thanks Master Chris for being such a great coach, not just good technique but the boys have lots of fun and enjoy your lessons.
Adam, Tommy and Sam