Ceana Rodriguez

Taekwondo

Nickname: CeCe   
Height: 5-7
Weight: 132 lbs.
Hometown: New Britain, Conn.
Birthdate: 4/25/1999
Coach: Master Kiye Cho       
Club: Olympic Taekwondo
Year started taekwondo: 2004
High School: New Britain High School (Conn.)
Social Media:
          Facebook: Ceana_Rodriguez

Video Clips:
http://youtu.be/CzNkrRJrkv8
http://youtu.be/-EuL-EVh1nI

Awards: 
President’s Education Award 
President’s Physical Fitness Award 
Junior Honor Society Member

2014 AAU Youth Leadership Award

Favorite book: I Am Number Four Favorite TV show: The Walking Dead Enjoys playing soccer... wears glasses… eats fried foods before competition… lived and trained in Seoul, South Korea, for almost two months... has tried octopus jerky... favorite taekwondo athlete is Diana Lopez… not many people know that Ceana went to Pope John Paul II Catholic School, and she's also part Italian and part Puerto Rican… her proudest moment in taekwondo to date is making history for the state of Connecticut by winning three national titles in the same year... favorite quote: “Without Dreams I would not have goals.”



MAJOR COMPETITION RECORD:

2016  U.S. Open (Jr. -63kg): Silver

2015  USAT Junior National Team Member (-63kg)
2015  Chuncheon Korea Open World Class Sparring -63kg Gold
2015  Jeonju Intl. Open World Class Sparring -63kg Gold
2015  USAT National Championships (Jr. -63kg): 1st
2015  AAU National Championships (Jr. -63kg): 1st
2015  American Taekwondo United Jr. Team Member
2015  American Taekwondo United National Championship/Team Trials (Jr. Light Middle): 1st
2015  Boston International Open Championships (Senior): Silver
2015  Boston International Open Championships (Jr. -59kg): Gold
2015  Paraguay Open (Jr. -59kg): Silver
2015  Canada Open (Jr. -59kg): Gold
2015  US Open 
(Jr -59kg): Bronze



2014  Toronto Open (Jr. -59kg): Silver
2014  Mexico Open (Jr. -59kg): Silver
2014  U.S. National B Team Member
2014  USAT National Championships: (Jr. -59kg): Silver
2014  AAU National Championships: (Jr. -59kg): Silver
2014  American Taekwondo United Jr Team Member
2014  American Taekwondo United National Championship/Team Trials: (Jr. -59kg): Gold (Jr. -55kg): Gold
2014  United States Taekwondo Education Foundation Championships: (Jr. -59kg): Gold
2014  Colombia Open (Sr. feather): Silver 
2014  AAU Mid-Atlantic Super Regional Championship/Qualifier: -59kg, Gold; -63kg, Gold
2014  AAU New York Metropolitan National Qualifier (Jr. -59kg): Gold
2014  AAU Mid-Atlantic National Qualifier (Jr. -59kg): Silver
2014  U.S. Junior World Championship B Team Member
2014  U.S  Junior World Team Trials (light middle), 2nd



2013  Toronto Open (Jr. -59kg) : Gold
2013  USAT National Cadet Team member
2013  USA Taekwondo National Championships: Gold
2013  AAU National Championships: gold
2013  U.S. Classic Taekwondo Championship: gold
2013  AAU Philadelphia Taekwondo Championship/AAU Qualifier: gold
2013  AAU Mid-Atlantic Taekwondo Championship/AAU Qualifier: gold
2013  New York State Taekwondo Championship/USAT Qualifier: gold
2012  Toronto Open Taekwondo Championships : 12-13, gold; 14-17, silver
2012  U.S. Masters Open Taekwondo Tournament: 14-17, gold
2012  Gold Cup National Championship: junior, gold; senior, silver
2012  New York State Taekwondo Championship/USAT Qualifier: sparring, gold
2012  Connecticut U.S. Taekwondo National Championship/USAT Qualifier: sparring, gold
2012  Gold Cup National Championship: gold



2011  AAU Maryland State Taekwondo Qualifier Championship: poomsae, gold; sparring, silver

2010  AAU Junior Olympics Championships: sparring, gold; poomsae, silver
2010  AAU National Taekwondo Championship: sparring, gold 
2010  AAU Qualifier: sparring, gold; poomsae, bronze
2010  Friendship Championship: sparring, gold; breaking, gold; poomsae, bronze
2010  Northeast Open Taekwondo Championship: poomsae, gold; sparring, silver
2010  AAU Qualifier New Jersey Taekwondo Classic Championship: sparring: gold; poomsae, bronze



2009  AAU National Taekwondo Championship: sparring, silver
2009  AAU New England Qualifier Championship: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold
2009  AAU Mid-Atlantic Qualifier Championship: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold
2009  Friendship Championship: sparring, gold; poomsae: gold; breaking: bronze
2009  AAU Adirondack, New York Qualifier Championship: sparring, gold; poomsae: gold

2008  AAU Taekwondo National Championships: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold
2008  U.S. Cup Open Championship: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold; breaking, silver
2008  Connecticut Junior Battle of Champions: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold
2008  Battle of Championships: poomsae, gold; breaking, gold; creative forms, silver; sparring, silver
2008  AAU New England Qualifier Championship: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold
2008  AAU Mid-Atlantic Qualifier Championship: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold
2008  AAU New Jersey Qualifier Championship: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold
2008  NYSTC Cup Taekwondo Championship: sparring, gold; poomsae, silver; breaking, gold
2008  Ringmaster Taekwondo Championship: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold
2008  28th New Jersey Taekwondo State Championship: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold



2007  AAU Taekwondo National Championships: poomsae, bronze
2007  U.S. Taekwondo Classic: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold
2007  Massachusetts State Championship: sparring, gold; breaking, gold; poomsae, bronze
2007  Ringmaster Taekwondo Championship: sparring, silver; poomsae, silver
2007  AAU New England Qualifier Championship: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold
2007  Battle of Champions: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold; breaking, silver
2007  U.S. Cup Open Championships: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold; breaking, gold
2007  Connecticut Junior Classic: poomsae, gold; sparring, silver
2007  Gold Cup National Championship: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold; breaking, gold
2007  Chung Ma’s Taekwondo Championship: poomsae, gold; breaking, gold; sparring, silver
2007  Junior Battle of the Champions: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold

2006  U.S. Cup Open Championship: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold
2006  Battle of Champions: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold
2006  Junior Battle of the Champions: sparring, gold; poomsae, gold

last updated 2/17/2016

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