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Mr. Adrian O'Mahoney commenced his Taekwon-Do career in Tralee Taekwon-Do Club (AITA) in October 1986, under the instruction of Mr. Patrick McCarthy II Dan (now VII Dan).
After the departure of Mr. McCarthy from the club Mr. O'Mahoney trained under Mr. John Kelly II Dan and subsequently Mr. John Donnelly IV Dan.

Mr. O'Mahoney was promoted to VI Dan Black Belt by the ITF Promotions Committee in Miesbach Germany in 2009.
Mr. O'Mahoney is a member of the ITA Executive Committee, the Technical and Instruction Committee & the Umpire Chairperson.

2009 Promoted to VI Dan by the ITF Promotions Committee;Master Paul Weiler VIII & Master Willem Bos VIII and GrandMaster Pablo Trajtenberg IX & GrandMaster Hector Marano IX.

2008 Became Full Time TKD Instructor (September)
2008 Opened Kingdom Schools of Taekwon-Do (Tarbert & Ballybunion)
2008 Placed 3rd in Patterns in World Cup in 36 to 45 yrs Section, 4th to 6th Degree.
2008 Competed in III World Cup, Riva Del Garda, as part of ITA Group
2008 Attended IIC in Dublin, under the ITF Technical Committee.
2008 Completed a Coaching Course with IMAC, recognised by the Irish Sports Council
2007 Opened Kingdom Schools of Taekwon-Do (Tralee) September 2007
2006 Completed Umpire Course & Seminar, Dublin - Master Wim Bos VIII Dan
2006 Elected to ITA Executive Committee and Umpire Chairperson
2006 Qualified as International Umpire
2006 Completed International Instructor Training Course (England) under Master Hector Marano VIII Dan, Master Pablo Trajtenberg VIII Dan, Master Wim Bos VIII Dan and Master Trân Triêu Quân VIII Dan, ITF President

2006 Completed International Umpire Course in Budapest, Hungary - Master Wim Bos VIII Dan
2006 Completed International Instructor Training Course (England) - ITF Technical Committee
2005 Completed International Instructor Training Course (Ireland) - ITF Technical Committee; Master Trân Triêu Quân VIII Dan, Master Hector Marano VIII Dan, Master Pablo Trajtenberg VIII Dan and Master Wim Bos VIII Dan

2005 Qualified as International Instructor
2004 Completed International Instructor Training Course (Belgium) - Master Hector Marano VIII Dan, Master Pablo Trajtenberg VIII Dan, Master Wim Bos VIII Dan, Master Trân Triêu Quân VIII Dan, ITF President
2004 Opened the Listowel School of Taekwon-Do
2004 Promoted to V Dan by the ITF Promotions Committee; Grandmaster Van Binh IX Dan, Master Trân Triêu Quân VIII Dan, Master Hector Marano VIII Dan and Master Pablo Trajtenberg VIII Dan
Attended courses under Grandmaster Park Jung Tae IX Dan, Master Kwang Jo Choi IX Dan and Master Robert Wheatley VIII Dan Mr Mark Hutton VI

2001 Member of the AITA Examiners Panel
2000 Member of the AITA Examiners Panel
2000 Promoted to IV Dan by Master Robert Howard VIII Dan
1999 Completed International Instructor Training Course (Dublin) - General Choi Hong Hi IX
1998 Established the Tralee School of Taekwon-Do with Mr. Michael Murphy (now V Dan)
1996 Promoted to III Dan by Master Robert Howard VIII Dan
1996 Ms. Catriona O’Donoghue is the first student of the Castleisland Taekwon-Do School to pass I Dan, under Master Robert Howard VIII Dan
1995 Completed International Instructor Training Course (Dublin) - General Choi Hong Hi IX
1994 Promoted to II Dan by Grandmaster Hee Il Cho IX
1992 Opened Castleisland TaeKwon-Do School
1992 Promoted to I Dan by Grandmaster Hee Il Cho IX
Graded for colour belts under Mr. Aidan Walsh VI Dan, Chief Instructor of the AITA
1990 Awarded Tralee Taekwon-Do Club Student of the Year
1986 Commenced training in Tralee Taekwon-Do Club (AITA) in October 1986 under Mr. Patrick McCarthy II Dan (now VII Dan)

 

Mr. David Power 1st degree

Taekwon-Do Diary

14 December 1998: Commenced Training In Tralee School Of Taekwon-Do Under Mr. Adrian O’ Mahoney (V Dan) and Mr. Michael Murphy (V Dan).

1999: Tralee School of Taekwon-Do best competitor of the year.

28th September 2008: Gold medal in the Kingdom Open Championships 2008. Sparring male, blue/red/black belt -52kg.

15th-19th October 2008: Competed in the 3rd ITF Taekwon-Do World Cup in Riva Del Garda, Italy.

8th February 2009: Completed National Umpire Course (C Class) in Ballyea, Co.Clare

15th February 2009: 7th Annual ITA Cork Open; 2nd place patterns-Green/Blue Belt Section

1st March 2009: IUTF Munster Championships, 2nd place patterns-Green to Red belt section, 1st place Sparring -65kg

19th April 2009: Seminar with Mr. Mark Hutton (6th Degree)

6th December 2009: Promoted to 1st Degree Black Belt by Master Kenneth Wheatley (VII Dan), Mr. Adrian O' Mahoney (VI Dan), Mr. Kevin Kinsella (V Dan), Ms. Fiona Gallagher-Payet (V Dan) and Mr. Jamie Rigney (V Dan)

20th December 2009: Awarded Kingdom Schools of Taekwon-Do Student of The Year

January 2010: I.U.T.F Munster Championships, 3rd place patterns - Black Belt Section