Jacob Chung

USA Taekwondo

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Height: 5-11
Weight: 148
Coach: Joshua Kim

Club: UCTA
Year started Taekwondo: 2005
High School: Fairfax High School

Favorite books are The Hatchet and The Peak…enjoys basketball and football…is a self-proclaimed “Sneaker Head” (loves shoes)…wants to attend the University of Virginia…favorite TV shows are How I Met Your Mother and The Fosters…eats pasta or spaghetti before competition…favorite athletes are Derrick Rose and Robert Griffin III…favorite quotes: “Work Hard, Stay Humble” -RGIII;  “Don’t give up…and don’t be scared to make mistakes because you learn from your own mistakes” –Mom & Dad

MAJOR COMPETITION RESULTS: 

2013  USAT National World Class Championship (Heavyweight): GOLD
2013  Presidents Cup Taekwondo Championship (Heavyweight): SILVER
2013  Virginia State Taekwondo (Heavyweight): GOLD
2013  U.S. Open (Heavyweight): SILVER

2012  Mid-Atlantic Open Taekwondo Championship (Heavyweight): GOLD
2012  USAT National Grass Roots Championship (Heavyweight): GOLD
2012  USAT National World Class Championship (Heavyweight): BRONZE
2012  Virginia State Taekwondo Championship (Heavyweight): GOLD

last updated 8/9/13