About Malvern Tae Kwon Do Academy

Malvern Tae Kwon Do Academy is the longest running martial arts school in Malvern. The Academy offers first class tuition in:

  • Tae Kwon Do (ITF style)
  • Self defence classes
  • Eskrima & weoponry classes

Meet our team of instructors

  • Master Michael Collins 6th Dan - Chief Instructor of MTKDA
  • Mr Andrew Phillips 5th Dan - Senior International Instructor
  • Master Peter Lewis 5th Dan - Eskrima Instructor & Consultant
  • Mr Chris Brown 4th Dan - Instructor
  • Mrs Celestina Oates 3rd Dan - Instructor & Senior Administrator
  • Mrs Helen Gormley 3rd Dan - Instructor
  • Mr Antony Pullen 3rd Dan - WTF Instructor
  • Mr Karl Greenway 2nd Dan - Instructor
  • Mr Paul Elkin 2nd Dan - Instructor
  • Mr Nick Howden 2nd Dan - Instructor

Our main objective is to provide a high end quality product and to work with families and individuals who want to make a difference in their life. The Academy prides itself on the values of being able to change characters and instill confidence. Our main objective is to change everyone for the better.

Our future is in the youth today and we aim to bring back the strong family values that we should all embrace in our everyday life.

The Academy is an independently run group basing it's teaching on the ITF system. All coloured belt gradings are assessed by the Academy Chief Instructor, Master Collins 6th Dan. See our grading information and events from the menus above.

For the higher dan gradings we are honoured to have the services of Master Willie Lim 8th Dan and Master Kevin Summers 7th Dan who fly into the UK twice a year to head up our National panel of examiners and conduct the gradings.

All of our instructors are fully licenced, DBS checked, first aid qualified and attend annual child safeguarding seminars.
Child safe guarding liaison officer - Mrs Celestina Oates