Name: Kyla Julien
Current Grade: 1st Poom Black belt
Role: Instructor Assistant
When did you start taekwondo:
I am in year 8 at Kirkburton middle school. I started taekwondo when I was 6 or 7 years old.
Why did you start taekwondo:
I started taekwondo to learn more about self-defence and to know that I can keep myself safe.
Your Favourite part about being at the club/TKD:
I like the fact that Taekwondo keeps me active and physically fit. My favourite part about taekwondo has to be sparring.
I enjoy a large variety of sports from football to athletics to netball.
What have you achieved so far:
One silver medal in the British nationals
Silver in the Yorkshire opens
A couple of gold, a bronze and I won a few 1 to 1 competitions. I also got an award at taekwondo award ceremony awards by the mayor.