About Us

Mr Paul Wanklyn is a 6th Degree Black Belt who is the Chief Instructor & founder of White Tiger. He has trained in the Ch'ang-Hon style of Taekwon-Do for 25 years.

He is

  • A 6th Dan (VI) with the Authentic Taekwon-Do Academies GB under Grandmaster Keith Finch IX Dan & GM Ron Davidson IX Dan
  • A 6th Dan (VI) with the National Ch'ang-Hon Taekwon-Do Association
  • A 6th Dan (VI) with Young Brothers Tae Kwon-Do International under Pioneer Grandmaster Kong Young Il IX Dan
  • A member of Sport England, Sports Coach UK, Sports Makers & Active Gloucestershire
  • The founder of the National Ch'ang-Hon Taekwon-Do Association
  • Fully qualified Instructor
  • Colour belt grading examiner
  • Black belt grading examiner
  • Fully insured
  • Enhanced DBS checked and member of the update service
  • First Aid trained


Mrs Jill Wanklyn is a 4th Degree Black Belt who is the Instructor of White Tiger & Tiger Cubs. She has trained in the Ch'ang-Hon style of Taekwon-Do for 24 years.

She is

  • A 4th Dan (IV) with the Authentic Taekwon-Do Academies GB under Grandmaster Keith Finch IX Dan & GM Ron Davidson IX Dan
  • A 4th Dan (IV) with the National Ch'ang-Hon Taekwon-Do Association
  • A 4th Dan (IV) with Young Brothers Tae Kwon-Do International under Pioneer Grandmaster Kong Young Il IX Dan
  • A member of Sport England, Sports Coach UK, Sports Makers & Active Gloucestershire
  • Welfare officer for White Tiger, the NCTA & can be contacted on 07488 333973 or jill@white-tiger-tkd.com
  • Fully qualified Instructor
  • Fully insured
  • Enhanced DBS checked and member of the update service
  • First Aid trained


ASSISTANT INSTRUCTORS

Mr Robert Clingan is a 2nd Degree Black Belt who is one of the Assistant Instructors of White Tiger Taekwon-Do. He has trained in the Ch'ang-Hon style of Taekwon-Do for roughly 5 years.

He is

  • A 2nd Dan (II) with the National Ch'ang-Hon Taekwon-Do Association
  • A 2nd Dan (II) with Young Brothers Tae Kwon-Do International under Pioneer Grandmaster Kong Young Il IX Dan
  • A 2nd Dan (II) with the Authentic Taekwon-Do Academies GB under Grandmaster Keith Finch IX Dan & GM Ron Davidson IX Dan
  • Fully qualified Assistant Instructor to level 1
  • Fully insured
  • Enhanced DBS checked and member of the update service
  • First Aid trained


Mr Andrew Etherington is a 1st Degree Black Belt who is one of the Assistant Instructors of White Tiger Taekwon-Do. He has trained in the Ch'ang-Hon style of Taekwon-Do for roughly 4 years.

He is

  • A 1st Dan (I) with the National Ch'ang-Hon Taekwon-Do Association
  • A 1st Dan (I) with Young Brothers Tae Kwon-Do International under Pioneer Grandmaster Kong Young Il IX Dan
  • A 1st Dan (I) with the Authentic Taekwon-Do Academies GB under Grandmaster Keith Finch IX Dan & GM Ron Davidson IX Dan
  • Fully qualified Assistant Instructor to level 1
  • Fully insured
  • Enhanced DBS checked and member of the update service
  • First Aid trained