BAAQI WINS PRESTIGIOUS AWARD
Congratulations to Taekwondo Cymru's student, Baaqi Abdul, on his latest achievement.
Following a successful taekwondo year, including Commonwealth Welsh National Team selections, 15 year old Baaqi has won the David Pullin Memorial Award for Outstanding Sports Person of the Year, 2015.
To add further recognition to his success, Baaqi also receieved a cash award and will now receive aid and funding for his future training.
On winning the award, Baaqi said:
"I was so shocked just to be nominated so you can imagine my surprise when I won. I am very pleased with my achievement and more importantly, it's great to receive acknowledgement for my taekwondo success in Wales. I will continue to train hard and balance that with striving for good grades in school".
This is one of the most prestigious awards ever won by a student in the history of Taekwondo Cymru and we are extremely proud.
Well done and congratulations Baaqi! You are an asset to the club.