Madison Giddens

USA Taekwondo

Nickname: "Maddy"
Height: 5-6
Weight: 100 lbs.
Birthplace: Lewisville, Texas
High School: Coppell H.S. (Coppell, Texas)
Year of Graduation: 2016
Coach: Master Sang Cha
Dojang: NTA Taekwondo

Other Sports Played: cross country, track & field

Hobbies: running, swimming, soccer, water skiing, photography and videography

Family: her brother Connor also does taekwondo

Favorite Foods: sushi, pasta and Chinese

Pre-Competition Meal: pasta and Snickers

Favorite Athletes: Mia Hamm and Albert Pujols

Favorite Movie: anything suspenseful

Favorite Music: Gwen Stefani, No Doubt, and Nikki Manaj

Did You Know?: Madison has a great sense of humor when you get to know her...she plans on attending Stanford University and wants to become an orthopedic surgeon.

Quotable Madison Giddens: "I feel blessed to work with Master Cha and my amazing Elite III teammates at NTA."

MAJOR COMPETITION RESULTS:

2012 
USAT National Championships (Jr. Bantam): GOLD
2012  U.S. Open (Jr. Bantam): BRONZE
               -def. Tess Megret (USA), 9-0, in round of 16
               -def. Jasmine Rodriguez (USA), 3-0, in quarterfinals
               -lost to Alexandria Carino (USA), 15-3, in semifinals
2012  AAU National Qualifier: GOLD

2011  Junior Olympics: SILVER
2011  Regional Qualifier: GOLD
2011  Texas State Tournament: GOLD
2011  AAU National Qualifier: GOLD

2010  Fort Worth International: GOLD
2010  Junior Olympics: SILVER
2010  Regional Qualifier: GOLD
2010  Texas State Tournament: GOLD

2009  Fort Worth International: GOLD
2009  Junior Olympics: GOLD
2009  Regional Qualifier: GOLD
2009  Texas State Tournament: GOLD

2008  Fort Worth International: SILVER

last updated 8/31/12