Welcome to International Taekwon-Do Riccarton! On our website, you will find a wealth of information about our school, and we’d love you to contact us. Alternatively, come along and visit us at a training session and give it a go!
Classes for everyone: Adult/Youth, Family, and Children.
Classes for all: Adult/Youth, Families and Children
We cater for all groups and individuals at our classes including adult/youth classes and we are a family and kids friendly martial arts school. This means we have classes targeted for adults/youth as well as children and families, and a great community spirit and where you can make lifelong friends from our school and throughout New Zealand and worldwide. We also have a number of great athletes who are in their teens and twenties. Our variety of classes enables us to cater for many different needs.
International Taekwon-Do Riccarton
International Taekwon-Do Riccarton has a long history in Christchurch, with the club opening many many years ago and was instructed by Mr Stuart Mayes and then Mr David Oliver from the late 1990’s until 2010 when Mr Kris Herbison took over after being the assistant instructor since 2006 and previously was the founder and instructor of the Otago University club.
International Taekwon-Do Riccarton has now grown to be the largest International Taekwon-Do school in the South Island, and are the South Island Regional Champions for the last two years (2015-16) was runner up at the 2015 National Championships. The club was also the International Taekwon-Do New Zealand Club of the Year 2016 and in the final three clubs for Club of the Year at the Mariott Hadlee Canterbury Sports Awards 2016.