Eastern Canadian TKD Championships – Double Gold

I’m a little behind in my blog posts because I’ve been so busy so here it goes…… ūüôā I didn’t follow my normal training routine at all leading up to the Eastern Canadian Championships which made me a bit nervous. In May I volunteered every Sunday for private coaching in lieu of a $25¬†donation for … Read more

Last High School Sporting Event Before I Graduate

As I approach the last 4 weeks of high school I find it bitter sweet.¬† I am so excited for University and all the new adventures but I also feel a loss of security from my high school, friends and teachers who I’ve known for years. Back when I was in Middle School I was … Read more

Unity Championship – Connecticut USA

I competed in my first tournament in the Adult Division (ages 18-34) at the Unity Championship in Connecticut USA.¬† I was really looking forward to seeing how I would do since it was going to be a whole new group of competitors for me. I love going on road trips for tournaments since I get … Read more

2014 Coloured Belt Classic

Yesterday I spent¬† the day coaching and judging at the Coloured Belt Classic tournament hosted by Mr. Joel Denis of The Edge TKD.¬†It was one of the most organized tournaments I’ve ever¬†been to. There were TKD schools from all over Ontario competing. I didn’t know all the competitors, but I knew all the instructors and … Read more

Challenge Accepted!

When I signed up for the Unity Championship in Connecticut USA next month I tried to convince myself to just go and have fun and test the waters to see what it’s like for the first time¬†in the adult division.¬† I tried to convince myself that¬†since it¬†wasn’t a sanctioned event that it really didn’t matter … Read more

And the Tournament Season Begins….

It feels so good to train again.¬† Mr. LeGrow and I have gone over my training schedule to prepare for the upcoming tournament season. This is a qualifying year to make the National team for the Next World Championships held in Italy 2015 so the journey begins again. ūüôā¬† It will be another year of … Read more

Hectic 3 Weeks Back!

This is the first chance I’ve had to write a blog since I’ve been home so there is lots to talk about. ¬†I still haven’t had time to put my suitcase away!!!!! (maybe I’ll just leave it out so I can go on another trip) After you’ve participated in something as big as the World … Read more

2013 World Championship Teaser

Here is a video that Mr. David Lim collaborated and edited of the World Championships in Spain. What a great keepsake of an incredible event. This video highlights all the different events at a World Championship.  

A Video Message from Home Meant So Much

While I was in Spain¬†I received this video messagel from my friends back home and it literally made me cry.¬† It was so thoughtful! When you compete on the other side of the world and there is a big time difference you can feel pretty isolated from your friends.¬† These guys were up through the … Read more

My Personal Reflections of the World Championships

My personal reflections of the week‚Ķ. This was the perfect week for me.¬† I came with very precise goals and I was happy to achieve them all and more. My personal highlight was definitely performing my final patterns during the opening ceremonies.¬† It was a defining moment for me that I will never forget.¬†¬† It … Read more