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About South Devon TKD

Self defence


Learn how to protect yourself and your loved ones. Through regular training improve your reflexes and prepare the mind and body so you can walk with confidence.

Regardless of your age, size or gender our classes can help you improve focus and concentration, build self-esteem and confidence, increase fitness all whilst learning effective self-defence techniques.

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Bored of the gym, need some form of stress relief or just fancy something different then come and try our classes for a great all over workout in a fun and friendly atmosphere.

With a combination of Aerobic and Anaerobic exercises you can tone muscle, build muscle, strengthen your core and improve speed, balance, flexibility and stamina.

Give it a go and amaze yourself.

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Enjoy training in a fun and sociable environment, meet new people and make friends.

Build confidence in a Taekwon-Do 'Family' where everyone encourages each other no matter what age or grade. Learn life skills, character and team building along with a sense of accomplishment.

At South Devon TKD there is a friendly welcome waiting for you.



Established in 1988 by Mr William Tallon under the guidance of First Grandmaster Rhee Ki Ha the father of British Taekwon-Do our school has produced 59 black belts, numerous National medal winners and 15 International competitors including three world champions.

Our highly experienced instructors are DBS(CRB) checked, First aid trained and possess the relevant insurance.

Monthly Training Fees

Twenty pound

Kids Beginner Class

White belt to Yellow belt
Fast track lesson
One 45 min
class per week

Twenty Five pound

One Class A Week

Access to 1 class a week
Kids, Adult or Family
All classes
1 hour or longer

Thirty pound


Access to 4 classes a week
Kids, Adult or Family
All classes
1 hour or longer

Family Discount

Each additonal family member receives a £10 Reduction off their Monthly training fees

Annual Membership/Insurance

Our annual membership costs £30
(Includes martial arts insurance, access to seminars, competitions and regular newsletters)

Class Locations

Paignton hall


Churston Grammar Gymnasium
Steve Millis VII / Shaun Parkin III

6.30pm to 7.30pm
(Family Class Age 5+)

7.30pm to 8.00pm
(Black Belts Only)

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Torquay hall


Sherwell Valley School
Steve Millis VII

5.30pm to 6.15pm
(Little Warriors 4-5 yrs)

6.15pm to 7.30pm
(Kids TKD 6-11 yrs)

7.30pm to 9.00pm
(Adults and Youths 12+)

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Teign hall

Newton Abbot

Teign Academy Sports Hall
Colin Mortimore III

6.30pm to 7.30pm
(Family Class Age 5+)

7.30pm to 8.00pm
(Black Belts Only)

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Kingswear hall


Village Hall
Shaun Parkin III

6.00pm to 7.30pm
(Family TKD)

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Steve Millis

Steve Millis VII

Master Instructor
England National Coach
World and European Medalist

Colin Mortimore

Colin Mortimore III

National Instructor
National Umpire

Shaun Parkin

Shaun Parkin III

National Instructor
World and European Medalist

Hannah Millis

Hannah Millis III

Assistant Instructor
World Medalist

Russell Mahoney

Russell Mahoney I

Assistant Instructor

Get in touch

Main Office

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