Carissa Fu

Taekwondo

Carissa Fu

Nicknames: "C.Fu" and "Fufu"
Height: 5-3
Weight: 121
Birthplace: Monterey Park, Calif.
Residence: Princeton, N.J.
High School: International School of Beijing (Beijing, China) '07
College: Princeton University
Year of Graduation: 2011
Major: Anthropology
Coaches: Master Rex Hatfield and Master Ji Ho Choi
Dojang: Princeton Taekwondo

WTF World Ranking as of 9/1/12: T-147th (-53kg)

Awards:
- 2011 NCTA Female Athlete of the Year

Hobbies:
tap dancing and community service

Favorite Foods: chicken fusilli and traditional Chinese egg tart

Pre-Competition Meal: Hoagie Haven (specialty of Princeton)

Favorite Athletes: Kobe Bryant and Michelle Kwan

Favorite Country Visited for Competition: Serbia

MAJOR COMPETITION RESULTS

2011  World University Games Team Member (Poomsae)
2011 
National Collegiate Championships (Bantam sparring): SILVER
2011  National Collegiate Poomsae Team Trials (Individual): 3rd
2011  National Collegiate Poomsae Team Trials (Mixed Pairs w/ Peter Na): 3rd
2011  National Collegiate Poomsae Team Trials (Women's Team w/ Rene Chen & Erika Lee): 1st
2011  National Collegiate Championships (Poomsae 3rd Dan/Fin-Feather): BRONZE

2010 
World University Championships (Women's Team Poomsae w/ Erika Lee & Alicia Zhou): BRONZE
2010 
National Collegiate Championships (Bantam): BRONZE
2010  National Collegiate Championships (Forms): GOLD
2010  National Collegiate Poomsae Team Trials (Individual): 2nd
2010 
National Collegiate Poomsae Team Trials (Mixed Pairs): 3rd
2010  National Collegiate Poomsae Team Trials (Women's Team): 1st
2010 
USAT York National Qualifier (Sparring - Bantam): SILVER
2010  USAT York National Qualifier (1st Senior Poomsae): GOLD

2009  World University Games Team Member (Poomsae)
2009 
Pan American University Championships (Women's Individual Poomsae): GOLD
2009  Pan American University Championships (Team Poomsae w/ Alicia Zhou & Stephanie Kroll): GOLD
2009  U.S. National Collegiate Championships (Sparring - Bantam): BRONZE
2009  U.S. National Collegiate Poomsae Team Trials (Women's Individual): GOLD

2008  USAT York National Qualifier (Sparring - Bantam): BRONZE
2008  U.S. National Collegiate Championships (3rd Dan Forms): GOLD

last updated 9/17/12

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