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Andrew Arkinstall Chief Instructor 4th Degree BlackBelt

Updated: Apr 22

Mr Andrew Arkinstall (Promoted to 4th Degree Black Belt on 30th October 2022), started training in 2011 and has been teaching Taekwon-Do since January 2014. Mr Arkinstall is also a qualified international referee and coach. During this time, Mr Arkinstall has competed in competitions from white belt through to black belt and has won World Championship medals. In addition, he has coached students to European and World title Gold medals. Most recently, Noble Dragons ladies team won gold in Team Patterns, beating 7 other teams in total, and winning an exciting three - way tie for first place.

Noble Dragons have worked hard to create an enjoyable training environment to get the best out of students, and to help them attain their goals. The club supports individuals, but also has family friendly policies. Input from parents into their child’s training is positively encouraged. We have regular local events such as party in the park, Christmas parties and charity events. To see what is happening in our Taekwon-do community, follow us on Facebook at Noble Dragons Hatton & Noble Dragons Ashby (links on home page).

All Instructors that work within Noble Dragons are qualified, insured, hold a first aid certificate, and have had child protection training in order to follow our child protection policy. All instructors are DBS checked.

Mr Arkinstall’s Black Belt History

Started training in January 2011

Gained 1st Degree Black Belt April 2015

Gained 2nd Degree Black Belt October 2016

Gained 3rd Degree Black Belt October 2019

Gained 4th Degree BlackBelt October 2022

Other qualifications/competencies:

First Aid at Work 3-day course

International Referee and coaching courses

Team Coach – Noble Dragons

Safeguarding young people and adults

Chartered Health and Safety Practitioner.

We look forward to meeting you at one of our classes - first TWO lessons are free.

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May 24, 2022

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May 24, 2022
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