Home floor advantage could be key for taekwondo star Jordan Gayle who is looking to get his season back on track at Manchester’s World Taekwondo Grand Prix.
Manchester’s -68kg taekwondo player Jordan Gayle only just qualified for the first round of the Grand Prix Series, which takes place in Moscow between August 14-16, before September’s round in Turkey and then his home city the month after.
Manchester taekwondo star Jordan Gayle hopes his home event in October as part of the 2015 World Grand Prix Series will be a positive end to 2015 after several lows so far.
Manchester’s Jordan Gayle, Britain’s male representative in the -63kg category for the May 12-18 World Taekwondo Championships in Russia, says his home nation’s squad is one of the best.
Rachelle Booth, Jordan Gayle and Michael Harvey are all home grown competitors looking to build on their successes in the city which should give them a huge boost.
Damon won his first tournament in Germany last year
Olympians Jade Jones and Martin Stamper also in 12 person squad
Teenagers George Lee and Jamie Abley part of five-person GB team
The London-bound fighter takes time out of his busy training schedule to chat to MM
MM chat to Olympic hopefuls Martin Stamper and Damon Sansum ahead of this weekend’s crucial European Championships at SportsCity
Elite fighter Michael Harvey talks ahead of May’s tournament at the Manchester Regional Arena