Personal Coaching


Mark Trotter

VI Dan

Mark Trotter is a world-wide phenomenon in ITF Taekwon-Do, holding 28 years of Martial Arts Experience and 15 years of Stunt Experience in his professional career. Mark is an International Martial Arts Seminar Teacher, having taught in more than 25 countries including Argentina, Malaysia, Jamaica, USA and Brazil.  He is proud to have personally coached multiple World Champions, refining their technique, mindset and strategy, enabling them to outshine their competitors.


Brenda Contti


Miss Contti has been doing Taekwon-Do since 2001 and has been teaching  since 2011. 

Pan American champion 2014

South American champion 2011 2013 

World champion 2011 

World Cup champion 2012 

Vice World Cup champion 2018

Bronze World Cup and world championships 2012 , 2013 , 2018, 2019


Argentinian national team 2010-2015

New Zealand national team 2019 



Matt Bowden


Mr Bowden began Taekwon-Do in 2006 at the age of 8 in Palmerston North. He has been a member of TMT since 2018. Matt received his 1st Degree Black Belt at the age of 13 and then went on to compete at his first World Championships in 2013 in Benidorm, Spain. Matt has continued to compete at both World Cup and World Champs every year up until the most recent World Champs in Germany 2019. Matt has been a successful competitor at both Junior and Senior level, having won medals in the Patterns, Sparring and Pre-Arranged sparring  events. Matt's proudest achievements are becoming World Cup Champion in Senior Male 3rd Degree Patterns at the 2018 World Cup in Sydney and becoming Vice World Champion in Pre Arranged Sparring at the 2019 World Championships in Germany.


Phillipa Henry


Miss Henry began training Taekwon-Do in 2004 at age 11 and has been with TMT officially since 2012. Graded to 1st degree black belt in 2008 after competing in her first international competition at a World Cup and was first selected in the New Zealand Team for the 2009 World Champions and continued to be selected in the New Zealand Team now as a senior in the lastest 2019 World Championship. 

She has been successful in competing as a junior and senior competitor. Main events being patterns and sparring. 



Courtney Weir

I Dan

Ms Weir began Taekwon-Do in 2009 just before her 21st Birthday.  She has been assisting with and then Instructing children’s classes since she was a Blue Belt in 2011. She competed at her first World Cup in Brighton, England in 2012, winning Gold in Senior Female Coloured Belt Sparring and Silver in the Senior Female Coloured Belt Patterns. Ms Weir graded to 1st Degree Black Belt at the end of 2012. She was diagnosed with compartment syndrome and underwent a double fasciotomy operation in 2014.  Upon her return to training Ms Weir joined TMT and was first selected to Represent New Zealand at the 2015 World Championships in Jesolo, Italy, winning her first World Championship Individual Bronze Medal in Senior Female Power Breaking. 


Sean Neary

I Dan

Mr Neary started Taekwon-Do at a young age and is a first degree black belt.

Mr Neary was first selected to represent New Zealand in 2013 and competed at the World Championships in Benidorm, Spain. He has been a member of the NZ team consistently since then and has had success in both Sparring and Special Technique events.



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