Instructor Profile

Mr. James Dwyer

1996

  • Started training in Bandon TaeKwon-Do Club under Mr. Gerard Allen and Ms. Brenda Green

1999

  • Achieved 1st Dan Blackbelt under Master Karel Van Orsouw

2001

  • Achieved 2nd Dan Blackbelt under Master Dermot Walsh
  • Won Gold in C.T.I. Munster Championships
  • Won Gold in Irish National Championships

2002

  • Won Gold in IUTF Leinster Championships

2003

  • Won Gold in Irish National Championships
  • Won Gold in Kinsale Opens

2004

  • Achieved 3rd Dan Blackbelt under Master Dermot Walsh
  • Silver medalist as member of TKDI Irish Team in Four Nations “Sword of Friendship” Tournament

2005

  • Won Gold in West Cork Opens
  • Gold medalist as member of TKDI Irish Team in Four Nations “Sword of Friendship” Tournament
  • Represented Ireland in WKA and IASKA kick boxing World Championships, Niagra Falls, Canada

2006

  • Won Gold in West Cork Opens
  • Won Gold in TK1 Lightning Tournament, Sydney, Australia

2007

  • Opened Blackrock TaeKwon-Do club with Mr. Paul Manning
  • Won Gold in NUI Galway Opens
  • Represented Ireland in ITF Taekwondo World Championships, Birmingham, England

2008

  • Achieved 4th Dan Blackbelt under Master Dermot Walsh & Master Denis Daly
  • Won Gold in Kinsale Opens
  • Winner of Blackrock Grand Champion Division

2009

  • Opened Midleton TaeKwon-Do Club
  • Won Gold in Kinsale Opens
  • Won Gold in NUI Galway Opens
  • Won Gold in Blackrock Championships
  • Winner of Blackrock Grand Champion Division

2010

  • Won Gold in IUTF Connaught Championships
  • Won Gold in Kinsale Opens
  • Winner of Blackrock Grand Champion Division
  • Won Gold in ITF Aragon Tournament, Zaragosa, Spain
  • Won Gold in Adult Middle Weight Sparring at ITF Taekwondo World Championships, Cheongju, Korea
  • Won Bronze as member of Irish Team at ITF Taekwondo World Championships, Cheongju, Korea

2013

  • Achieved 5th Dan Blackbelt under Master Dermot Walsh & Master Michael Burke

2016

  • Won Gold in Red King Championships

2017

  • Won Gold in IUTF International Championships (Sparring & Tul)
  • Won Gold in Red King Championships (Tul)

2018

  • Won Gold in Kinsale / Scion Championships
  • Won Gold in Rathpeacon Championships (Sparring & Tul)
  • Won Gold in UKITF British Championships (Senior Heavy Weight)
  • Won Silver in UKITF British Championships (Adult Heavy Weight)
  • Won Gold in Senior Heavy Weight Sparring, ITF World Championships, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Won Gold in Redking Championships (Sparring & Tul)
  • Achieved 6th Dan Black Belt under Grand Master Trevor Nichols
Share this