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Tristan Hill

Taekwondo

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Nickname: "T-Bone"
Height: 4-11
Weight: 75 lbs.
Birthplace: Savannah, Ga.
Coaches: Jenni and Doug Matsuoka
Dojang: Savannah Taekwondo

Other Sports Played: football, soccer, baseball, surfing, basketball, hockey, and track & field

Hobbies: hanging out with friends, playing pick-up basketball or football, spending time at the beach surfing or skim boarding, fishing, wake boarding and playing with his 150-pound Cane Corso dog named Achilles.

Family: mother, Kelly Youmans, is a pro figure athlete in the World Natural Body Building Federation

Favorite Foods: hot wings from Beef O'Brady's, curly fries, pizza, and Rice Krispie treats

Pre-Competition Meal: eggs, toast or waffle for breakfast, and pizza or burger for lunch -- whatever they have at the competition site -- also eats protein bars the day of competition

Favorite Athlete: Ladanian Tomlinson

Favorite Movie:
"Never Back Down"

Favorite Music: top 40

Did You Know?: Tristan can do 12 back flips in a row on the trampoline...he is having his last name changed to Youmans...he is a member of the National Honor Society and the National Beta Club and has maintained a straight-A average throughout his schooling...he also enjoys playing the drums.

MAJOR COMPETITION RESULTS:

2012 
Junior World Championships Open Team Trials (Jr. Fin): 17th

2010  USAT Junior Prep National Team Member (Fin)
2010 
USAT Junior Olympics (12-13 Fin - Sparring): GOLD
2010  USAT Junior Olympics (Forms): GOLD
2010  U.S. Open (Sparring): GOLD
2010  USAT Daytona Beach National Qualifier (Sparring): GOLD
2010  USAT Daytona Beach National Qualifier (Forms): BRONZE
2010  USAT South Carolina State Championships (Sparring): GOLD

2009  USAT Junior Olympics (Sparring): SILVER
2009  USAT Kissimmee National Qualifier (Sparring): GOLD
2009  U.S. Open (Sparring): GOLD

2008  USAT Daytona Beach National Qualifier (Sparring): BRONZE
2008  USAT Daytona Beach National Qualifier (Forms): SILVER

2007  USAT Junior Olympics (Sparring): SILVER
2007  USAT Junior Olympics (Forms): SILVER
2007  USAT Miami National Qualifier (Sparring): GOLD
2007  USAT Miami National Qualifier (Forms): GOLD

2006  USAT Miami National Qualifier (Sparring): BRONZE

2005  USAT Junior Olympics (Sparring): SILVER
2005  USAT Junior Olympics (Forms): 4th

last updated 1/25/12