GREAT BRITAIN TAEKWONDO TALENT PATHWAY
GB Talent Pathway
If you are interesting in pursuing an Olympic pathway leading to the competitive sport of Taekwondo and have a passion to one day be an Olympian then please read on…..
With the support of Sport England, GB Taekwondo provides a development pathway opportunity for elite athletes who wish to progress in the sport from club activity through the pathway programme and ultimately into the Academy Programme [World Class Performance]. The objective of the Talent Pathway is very clear, to;
‘Identify, recruit and develop athletes across all future Olympic weight categories who demonstrate potential to succeed at Senior World & Olympic Games’.
The pathway programme provides national coaching and a support structure enabling regular contact through training days and camps for athletes who are selected onto the Talent Pathway Squad. Athletes follow a curriculum of development to maximise their individual development. This diagram provides a visual overview of the typical pathway that a development an athlete might follow;
A pdf version of this image can be found at the bottom of this page.