Kelsey Ha

Taekwondo

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Nickname: Kels, Kelpshake
Height: 5-5
Weight: 110
Coach:
Huy Nguyen
Dojang: Team-M Taekwondo
Year started taekwondo: 2009
High School: Evergreen Valley High School ‘14

Awards:
Outstanding Female Athlete of the Year presented by Stanford Taekwondo

Enjoys shopping with her mom, trying out new food and watching Disney movies…she loves seafood, especially crawfish…favorite TV shows include Big Brother, Keeping Up with the Kardashians and Dancing with the Stars…pre-competition meal is bananas…favorite athlete is Misty May-Treanor…most people do not know that she is an extreme Disney fanatic…favorite quote: “She turned her can’ts into cans, and her dreams into plans. “ -Kobi Yamada.

COMPETITION RECORD

2013  WTF World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships (Individual Female Free Style): fifth
2013  WTF World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships (Free Style Team, fifth, with Hazel Cruz, Kody Han, Long Nguyen and Lance Supnet)
2013  WTF World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships (Dynamic Free Style Pair, sixth, with Long Nguyen)
2013  USAT National Poomsae Team member.
2013  USAT Freestyle Selection Camp (Female Individual): GOLD
2013  USAT Freestyle Selection Camp (Pairs): GOLD
2013  USAT Freestyle Selection Camp (Team): GOLD
2013  USAT National Poomsae Team Trials (Junior Individual Poomsae): SILVER
2013  USAT Southern California State Championships- GOLD
2013  U.S. Open (Junior Individual Poomsae) – 12th

2012  World Taekwondo Hanmadang (Individual Breaking) – GOLD
2012  World Taekwondo Hanmadang (Junior Pairs Poomsae w/Khoa Nguyen) – GOLD
2012  World Taekwondo Hanmadang (Demo Team Competition) – BRONZE
2012  USAT National Poomsae Team Trials (Junior Individual Poomsae) - 9th
2012  USAT Western Regional Qualifiers (Junior Individual Poomsae) – SILVER
2012  USAT Western Regional Qualifiers (Pairs Poomsae w/Huy Nguyen) – BRONZE
2012  USAT California Northern State Championships (Junior Individual Poomsae) – SILVER

2011  USAT California State Taekwondo Championships (Junior individual Poomsae) – 5th
2011  USAT San Diego National Qualifers (Junior Individual Poomsae) – 9th

last updated 12/11/13