Master Higginson has been training in Taekwon-Do since 1979.
He founded his first TKD School in his local village Burbage, Leicestershire with Mrs Higginson in 2001. The Academy has grown over the years and is now a full-time Centre in Hinckley.
After many years of competing at National & International level, he went on to represent England in the Senior Men’s Team and later became Captain of ITF England Veterans, going on to win European & World titles.
Some of Master Higginson’s highlights were attending an International Instructor’s Course in Budapest Hungry in 2001 where he was promoted to 4th Degree International Instructor by General Choi Hong HI.
In 2017 he visited DPR Korea for the Senior ITF World Championships along with Grandmaster Hutchison IX & BITF Members where at the end of the Championships had the honour to be graded to 7th Degree Master.
The Academy continues to grow and Burbage Taekwon-Do now has 19 Structures Classes per week including Beginners/Intermediate/Advanced Taekwon-Do Classes, Specialist Sparring, Black Belt and Fitness Classes.
Burbage Taekwon-Do Academy
Unit 3.3, Dennis House, 4 Hawley Road, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 OPR