Terrence Fernandez

MASTER INSTRUCTOR

Terrence Fernandez is the Founder and Head Instructor of Martial Arts Spirit Health & Fitness Academy. Introduced to the sport of Taekwondo at the age of 6 Terrence grew a love for the sport. At the age of 10 Terrence achieved his 1st dan black belt and was named as one of the youngest black belts in that time.

Terrence made his first Australian Team at the age of 15 and continued to represent Australia many times after. In 2006 Terrence was ranked 4th in the world as a junior, he also was one of the few in Australia Taekwondo History to make a junior and senior national team. Terrence was a dual member of the olympic shadow team for beijing 2008 and london 2012 olympic games.

    • 5th degree kukkiwon taekwondo black belt
    • 1st degree hwo rang do black belt
    • Qualified Head Instructor
    • Master Trainer Qualification
    • Cert 4 Personal Trainer
    • Cert 3 Fitness Instructor
    • M.A.S Grading Intructor Certified
    • Qualified NCAS Coach
    • Experienced in Hapkido, Kickboxing & Weaponry
    • Full work certificate as issued by the NSW Commission for Children And Young People
    • NSW Emerging Athletes Coordinator
    • NSW State Training Coordinator
    • National Australian Junior Coach Junior World Championships 2016
    • 8 Times Australian National Sparring Champion
    • 2012 Bronze Medalist at the Belgium Open
    • 2012 winner of the final stage of the olympic nomination tournament
    • 2012 london olympic team (olympic shadow team)
    • 2011 National champion with one of australias fastest knock outs in 12 seconds video on youtube with over 20,000 views- Taekwondo Professional Fight Night televised on Foxtel 2010 (Star Fighter)
    • Winner of the First ever 2 vs 2 Taekwondo Professional Fight on Foxtel 2010
    • Best Fighter of the night at the Taekwondo Professional Fight on Foxtel 2010
    • Member of the Beijing Olympics Squad 2008 (Olympic Shadow Team)
    • Interviewed for the Sky News channel 2008
    • Represented Australia 15 Times from 2003-2009
    • Australian Team – Junior World Championsihps Korea 2004
    • Australian Team – Korean Open Festival 2004
    • Australian Team – Asian Games Almaty Kazakstahn 2005 (Quarter Finals)
    • Australian Team – Commonwealth Championships 2006 (Gold Medalist)
    • Australian Team – Vietnam Open 2006
    • Australian Team – Junior World Championships 2006 (Quarter Finals)
    • Australian Team – Senior World Cup Thailand (also selected to compete on the first ever team event) 2006
    • Australian Team – Korean Open 2007
    • Australian Team – Dutch Open 2007
    • Australian Team – German Open 2007
    • Australian Team – Korean Open 2008
    • Australian Team – Dutch Open 2008
    • Australian Team – German Open 2008
    • Australian Team – Spanish Open 2008
    • Australian Team – Korean Open 2009
    • Australian Institute of Sport Scholoarship Holder 2008
    • TNTID Squad 2007 (scholarship with Australian Institution of Sports Canberra)
    • Australian Best Junior Fighter 2007
    • Member of the National Training Squad 2004
    • Winner of the Cumberland Newspaper Group (The Liverpool Leader) 2005 Sports Star of the Year
    • Multiple NSW State Champion in Poomsae & Sparring