Steven Lin

Taekwondo

Steven Lin

Height: 5-10
Weight: 136 pounds
Birthplace: New York, N.Y.
High School: Chatham H.S. (Chatham, N.J.) '06
College: Rutgers University
Major: Exercise Science/Sports Medicine
Coach: Peter Bardatsos
Dojang: Bardatsos Taekwondo

World Ranking on 9/1/12: 55th (-68kg)

Hobbies include basketball, soccer, spending time with friends and family and working out...enjoys Italian and Mexican food...eats salad and pasta with chicken before a competition...favorite athletes are Muhammed Ali and Michael Jordan...favorite movies are "Rocky IV" and "Fight Club"...enjoys listening to rap, rock and alternative rock...lists the Netherlands as his favorite country visited for competition.

Competition Record:
2013
U.S. Open (Feather): BRONZE

2012  Olympic Trials - Phase 7 (-68kg): 4th

2011 
U.S. National Team Trials (Feather): 2nd

2010 
2012 Olympic Team Trials 1 (Bantam/Feather): 5th
2010 
Canada Open (Feather): BRONZE
2010 
Canada Open (Olympic Bantam/Feather): BRONZE
2010 
National Collegiate Championships (Feather): SILVER

2009 
World Taekwondo Championships (Feather): Quarterfinals
2009  Korea Open (Feather): BRONZE
2009  U.S. National Team Member (Feather)
2009 
U.S. National Team Trials (Feather): 1st
2009  Pan Am University Championships (Light): GOLD
2009 
National Collegiate Championships (Light): GOLD
2009  U.S. Open (Feather): SILVER
2009  National Team Qualifier (Feather): 1st

2008  Pan Am Championships Team Member (Feather)
2008  U.S. Senior Nationals (Feather): GOLD
2008  Collegiate World Trials (Feather): 3rd
2008  Collegiate Nationals (Feather): BRONZE
2008  York National Qualifier (Feather): SILVER

2007  Toronto Open: SILVER
2007  National Collegiate Championships (Fly): BRONZE

2006  U.S. Senior Nationals (Fly): GOLD
2006  Buffalo National Qualifier (Fly): GOLD
2006  U.S. Cup Team Member (Sr. Fly)

2005  Providence National Qualifier: SILVER
2005  NYSTC President's Cup Male Athlete of the Year
2005  East Coast Open Male Athlete of the Year
2005  U.S. Cup Team Member (Jr. Light)
2005  U.S. Cup Jr. Male Athlete of the Year

2004  Gold Cup Male Athlete of the Year
2004  Junior Olympics: SILVER

last updated 9/12/12