Nickname: She Hulk
Weight: 100 lbs.
Hometown: Walkerton, Ind.
Coaches: Sigifredo Godoy & Javier Elizalde
Club: Champion TKD of Blue Island
Year started taekwondo: 2008
High School: Oregon-Davis Junior/Senior High School
College: DePaul University
Social Media Handles:
Facebook: Alondra Venegas
-National Junior Honors Society
-Academic Honors Club
-John Glenn Scholarship
-DePaul 32,000 Scholarship
Graduated high school in three years...favorite book is "Pride & Prejudice"…favorite athlete is gymnast Simone Biles...favorite taekwondo athlete is Steven Lopez...Dr. David Frim is her biggest inspiration...favorite food/drink are gluten-free products and protein shakes...favorite TV show is "Grey's Anatomy"...favorite movie is "Me Before You"...enjoys listening to Christian gospel music...proudest moment in taekwondo was being on the USA Taekwondo National Team for four consecutive years as well as going to Senior Team Trials...favorite quote is "Never fight for a place in people's life. When people value you, they will always keep a place free for you."
Did You Know?: Alondra is on the DePaul University rowing team...she loves to run...she is a biology major with a minor in chemistry and Spanish in her pre-med studies at DePaul.
MAJOR COMPETITION RECORD:
2016 USAT Senior Nationals: BRONZE
2016 USAT Junior Nationals: BRONZE
2016 Illinois State Team Member (Fin)
2015 USAT Junior National Team Member (Fin)
2015 Illinois State Team Member (Fin)
2015 U.S. Open (Fin): SILVER
2014 USAT Junior National Team Member (Fin)
2013 USAT Cadet National Team Member- Light
2013 USAT National Championships (Cadet Light): GOLD
2012 AAU Cadet Team Member (Fly)
2011 AAU Cadet Team Member
2011 AAU National Championships (12-13 Fly): GOLD
2010 AAU National Championships: GOLD
2008 AAU National Championships: SILVER
last updated 10/6/16