Ronald Southwick

USA Taekwondo

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Nickname: "Spock"
Height: 6-0
Weight: 168 pounds
Birthplace: Grand Forks, N.D.
Residence: East Lansing, Mich.
High School: Incirlik H.S. (Turkey) '82
College: Michigan State University
Majors: Computer Science/Biochemistry/Virology
Coach: Jongoon Kim
Dojang: Michigan State University Taekwondo Club

See Ron's December 2009 Athlete Q&A

Hobbies include the guitar, languages and science...favorite food is Italian...favorite athlete is Ky-Tu Dang...favorite movie is Lord of the Rings...listens to music from Nirvana, Live, Tori Amos and Ryan Adams.

Competition Record:

2011  U.S. National Poomsae Team Member (2nd Team w/ David Turgeon & Garth Cooley)
2011 
U.S. National Poomsae Team Trials (2nd Team w/ David Turgeon & Garth Cooley): 1st
2011 
U.S. Open (2nd Team Poomsae w/ David Turgeon & Garth Cooley): GOLD

2010  U.S. National Poomsae A Team Member (2nd Team w/ Garth Cooley & David Turgeon)
2010 
U.S. National Poomsae Team Trials (2nd Team w/ Garth Cooley & David Turgeon): 1st
2010 
U.S. Open (1st Masters Poomsae): 5th

2009  World Poomsae Championships (2nd Team w/ David Turgeon and Garth Cooley): 8th
2009  National Poomsae Team Member
2009 
National Poomsae Team Trials (2nd Team): 1st
2009  National Poomsae Team Trials (1st Masters): 3rd

2008  National Poomsae Team Member
2008 
National Poomsae Team Trials (2nd Team): 1st
2008  National Poomsae Team Trials (1st Masters): 5th

2007  National Poomsae Team Trials (1st Masters): 2nd

2006  Senior Nationals Forms (5th Dan): SILVER
2006  National Poomsae Team Trials (1st Masters): 4th

last updated 5/27/11