The Dragon Warrior Sparring Master Class

With ITF Sparring legend Stephen Tapilatu and Wales National Coach Johann de Silva

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from these former world champions right here in Auckland.

The New Zealand classes are week immediately after the ITF World Cup in Sydney, and include an open Master Class followed by private or small group sessions in the following days. It is school holidays so students – book now to avoid missing out!

These Master Classes are being filmed by and will be available at TKDCOACHING.COM in the future.

Master Class Details

  • Who: Both Coaches conduct the class!
  • When: Thu 4th October 2018, 6.30pm – 9pm
  • Where: MMC Venue Auckland
  • Open to: All grades and ages with sparring gear
  • Cost: $50 – pay on the day

Small Group Sessions

  • Who: A session with either instructor
  • When: Sun 6th Oct 2018: Fully booked)
  • Where: MMC Venue Auckland
    Open to: All grades and ages with sparring gear
    Cost: $150 per hour (one on one or split the cost with others)
  • Includes: A copy of the video for yourself

Registration form

  • If you are under 18 years of age please obtain your parents permission and ask them to SUBMIT the form below agreeing to the following terms and conditions.

    • I agree not to hold TKDCoaching or the organisers responsible for any injury I may sustain during the event.
    • I agree to notify the organisers at least 48 hours in advance if I am for any reason unable to attend, so that someone can take my place. If I do not cancel I understand I am obligated to still pay the event fee.
    • I/we grant TKDCOACHING.COM irrevocable permission to use photographs, audio recordings, videotapes, artwork or other likenesses of me/us for marketing, promotional, trade, demonstration, publishing or any other lawful purpose without remuneration.
    • By submitting my registration to this event I agree it is my intention to exempt and relieve the parties stated above and TKDCoaching from liability for personal injury, or death caused by negligence or any other cause.


  • Mr Stephen Tapilatu Expert Coach

    Mr Stephen Tapilatu is one of the legends of ITF Taekwon-Do.

    2 x ITF Taekwon-Do World Champion, 2 x ITF European Champion and 2 x King of Taekwon-Do, and former K1, Kickboxing and MMA Fighter.

    Mr Tapilatu is a professional Instructor, international coach and the current National Coach for The Netherlands.

  • Mr Johann de Silva Expert Coach

    Johann de Silva is the former Head Coach of the ITF England and currently the Wales Head Coach with considerable coaching experience at international level since 2006.

    A former multiple world champion, he has conducted sparring seminars in Sri Lanka and India, and in February of 2018 he delivered sparring seminars in four cities in Argentina.

    Mr de Silver is the Technical Director of ITF England and Chairman, De Silva Taekwon-Do Association.

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