North West Spirit Taekwondo

Taekwondo Schools in Liverpool, Halton & Knowsley

Instructor Profile


Ed Calland

September 1968

GRADE:   Black Belt 2nd Dan





Ed began training in ITF style taekwondo in 2007, after his sons took up the art. He continued training and competing in ITF style and achieved his black belt in October 2011. In 2013, he set up Whiston Taekwondo Club, which later switched to WTF style taekwondo; and Ed is now a WTF Kukkiwon-registered 2nd Dan black belt.
Ed enjoys various aspects of taekwondo, particularly tournament sparring and fitness. 
He enjoys coaching, passing on his knowledge and experience to students, and helping them to reach their full potential.




1st Place Winner - Volunteer of the Year
Knowsley Sports & Physical Activity Awards 2011


2nd Place Runner-Up - Adult Active Achiever of the Year

Knowsley Sports & Physical Activity Awards 2011




WTF 2nd Dan Kukkiwon Registered
Fully qualified Tae Kwon-Do Instructor
Completed British Taekwondo Level 2 Coaching Course
Qualified First Aider
CRB Checked