2016 National Poomsae Team Members

Aug. 28, 2016, 9:55 p.m. (ET)

USA Taekwondo Poomsae National Team head coaches have confirmed that the following people have qualified for the 2016 National Poomsae team and are eligible to compete in Lima, Peru in the upcoming World Championships.

Coach Barbara Brand interviewed many of the successful competitors at the end of competition, so look out for those interviews being posted on USA Taekwondo channels in the lead up to what should be a great tournament!

2016 U.S. National Poomsae Team Members

12-14 Female Individual - Piper Kindle (CA)
12-14 Male Individual - Ryan Real (CA)
15-17 Female Individual - Rikki Jao (CA)
15-17 Male Individual - Alex Lee (CA)
18-30 Female Individual - Carissa Fu (MA)
18-30 Male Individual - Edward Jeong (MA)
31-40 Female Individual - Rosalynn Le (CA)
31-40 Male Individual - Justin Wang (CA)
41-50 Female Individual - Thoa Nguyen (WA)
41-50 Male Individual - Pok Sun Yang (CA)
51-60 Female Individual - Kristi George (IN)
51-60 Male Individual - Eun Ig Lee (TX)
61-65 Female Individual - Diana Hunt (CA)
61-65 Male Individual - Chi Duong (NV)
65+ Female Individual - Erica Linthorst (NY)
65+ Male Individual - Bruce Gallup (CT)

12-14 Mixed Pair - Hannah Mooney (KS) & Ethan Sen (OK)
15-17 Mixed Pair - Priscilla Jo (CA) & Vincent Jodjana (CA)
18-30 Mixed Pair - Angelica Jensen (CA) & Princeton Rush (IN)
31+ Mixed Pair - Thu Doolittle (TX) and George Duong (CA)

12-14 Female Team - Megan Lee (CA)Jae Shim (CA) & Erica Seo (CA)
12-14 Male Team - Brandon Cho (CA)Ryan Real (CA) & Ethan Sen (OK)
15-17 Female Team - Rachel Bae (CA), Viviana Cao (FL) & Iris Kang (CA)
15-17 Male Team - Alex Lee (CA), Andrew Lee (CA) & Ethan Sun (CA)
Under 30 Female Team - Cindy Asano (CA), Heather Huynh (MN), Sunho Min (CA)
Under 30 Male Team - Sebastian Choi (FL), Michael Couloucoundis (CT) & Princeton Rush (IA)
Over 30 Male Team - Anh Nguyen(CA), Tuong-Huy Nguyen (CA), Chau Truong (MN)
Over 30 Female Team - Thoa Nguyen (WA), Kathy Do (FL) & Elva Adams (TX)

12-17 Freestyle Female Individual - Sharlene Duong (CA) 
12-17 Freestyle Male Individual - Tyler Dao (CA)
12-17 Freestyle Pairs - Kenneth Doan (CA) & Jamie Ng (CA)
12-17 Freestyle Mixed Team - Tyler Dao (CA, Kenneth Doan (CA), Arianna Le (CA), Jamie Ng (CA), Aleena Duong (CA), & Ethan Huang (CA) (substitute)

18+ Freestyle Female Individual - Adalis Munoz (TX)
18+ Freestyle Male Individual - Alex Twu (CA)
18+ Freestyle Pairs - Alex Twu (CA) & Victoria Dizon (CA)
18+ Freestyle Mixed Team - Long Nguyen (CA), Alvin Jong (CA), Lance Supnet (CA), Hazel Cruz (CA), Kelsey Ha (CA), & Heather Huynh (MN) (substitute)


2016 US National Poomsae Team Alternates

12-14 Female Individual - Erica Seo (CA)
12-14 Male Individual - Ethan Sen (OK)
15-17 Female Individual - Karyn Real (CA)
15-17 Male Individual - Kevin Jiang (MI)
18-30 Female Individual - Adalis Munoz (TX)
18-30 Male Individual - Sebastian Choi (FL)
31-40 Female Individual - Jessica Ayres (CA)
31-40 Male Individual - Anh Nguyen (CA)
41-50 Female Individual - Elva Adams (TX)
41-50 Male Individual - Garth Cooley (IN)
51-60 Female Individual - Thu Doolittle (TX)
51-60 Male Individual - Jung Jin (CA)
61-65 Female Individual - Tweedy Nguyen (TX)
61-65 Male Individual - Kent Nickell (IA)
65+ Female Individual - None
65+ Male Individual - Russell Johnson (NJ)

12-14 Mixed Pair - Sharlene Duong (CA) & Jacob Gonzaga (CA)
15-17 Mixed Pair - Karen Real (CA) & Alex Lee (CA)
18-30 Mixed Pair - Megan Yi (CA) & Edward Jeong (MA)
31+ Mixed Pair - Kristi George (IN) & Garth Cooley (IN)

12-14 Female Team - Janet Choe (CA), Sharlene Duong (CA) & Piper Kindle (CA)
12-14 Male Team - Kasey Doan (CA), Jacob Gonzaga (CA) & Anh-Luu Nguyen (CA)
15-17 Female Team - Isabella Demaria (CA), Aleena Duong (CA) & Arianna Le (CA)
15-17 Male Team - Kevin Jiang (MI), Vincent Jodjana (CA) & Casey Liu (CA)
Under 30 Female Team - Michelle Chen (MA), Carissa Fu (MA) & Miyako Yerick (DC)
Under 30 Male Team - Albert Jong (CA), Alvin Jong (CA) & Lance Supnet (CA)
Over 30 Male Team - Kwangjin Ha (CT), Jason Hwang (CA) & Justin Wang (CA)
Over 30 Female Team - Jessica Ayres (CA), Jennifer Howard (CA) & Rosalynn Le (CA)

12-17 Freestyle Female Individual - Ivy Nguyen (CA)
12-17 Freestyle Male Individual - Kenneth Doan (CA)
12-17 Freestyle Pairs - Tyler Dao (CA) & Aleena Duong (CA)
12-17 Freestyle Mixed Team - Trinity To (GA), Chasitie Trinh (GA), Ethan Lam (GA), Austin Vo (GA), Liane Nguyen (GA)

18+ Freestyle Female Individual - Kelsey Ha (CA)
18+ Freestyle Male Individual - Princeton Rush (IN)
18+ Freestyle Pairs - Lance Supnet (CA) & Kelsey Ha (CA)
18+ Freestyle Mixed Team - none