2019 Summer Universiade

Taekwondo

The Event

The taekwondo competition at the 2019 Summer Universiade will take place on the 7-13 July at the Palazzetto dello Sport in Casoria. Taekwondo was first held at the Summer Universiade in Daegu 2003 and is now a mandatory sport on the schedule. The UniRoos have a successful history in taekwondo, having produced six medallists, with the latest being Taipei 2017 bronze medallist, Bailey Lewis. Eight UniRoos have been selected to compete in kyorugi and poomsae formats at Napoli 2019. 

 

The Team

Kyorugi

Chelsea
Hobday

Queensland University of Technology

Bachelor of Justice

Jessica
Borg

Griffith University

Bachelor of Business

Kyah
English

La Trobe University

Bachelor of Science

Presley
Johnson

Griffith University

Tamzin
Christoffel

Queensland University of Technology

Bachelor of Science

Tayla
Nolte

Victoria University

Bachelor of Exercise Science (Sport Practice)

Alex
Sootho

COACH

Poomsae

Elena
Zhao

Macquarie University

Bachelor of Health

Hoang An
Pham

University of Technology Sydney

Bachelor of Engineering

Yukyung
Song

COACH