Name: Alexander Nieves
Height: 5-0
Weight: 91 lbs.
DOB: 6/24/2006
Hometown: Queens, N.Y.
Team/Club: Showtime Martial Arts
Coach(es): Harpreet Singh
Other Career Highlights
  • 2020 NY Sport TKD Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -41kg - Gold
  • 2020 Florida Truescore Cup - Sparring - Black Belt - -41Kg - Gold
  • 2020 New York Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -37Kg - Gold
  • 2020 US Open - Sparring - Black Belt - -37Kg - Gold
  • 2019 USA Taekwondo All-American
  • 2019 Canada Open - Sparring - Black Belt - -37kg - Bronze
  • 2019 AAU National B Team Member
  • 2019 Team Trials
  • 2019 AAU National Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -33Kg - Bronze
  • 2019-National Championships - Sparring - Black belt - -33kg - Bronze
  • 2019 Texas Open TKD Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -33Kg - Silver
  • 2019 UFTKD Sparring Rumble VII - Cadet - Sparring - Black Belt - -33Kg - Gold
  • 2019 NJ State Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -33Kg - Silver
  • 2019 Pennsylvania State Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -33kg - Silver
  • 2019 AAU Connecticut State Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -33Kg - Gold
  • 2019 AAU New York State Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -33Kg - Gold
  • 2019 New York State Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -33Kg - Gold
  • 2018 USA Taekwondo All-American
  • 2018-Canada Open- Sparring- Black Belt- -33kg-Bronze
  • 2018 NJ State Championship-Sparring- Black Belt- -33kg Gold
  • 2018 Pennsylvania State Championship- Black Belt- -33kg- Gold
  • 2018 NJ State AAU Qualifier- Sparring- Black Belt- -33kg- Silver
  • 2017 USA Taekwondo All-American
  • 2017-Canada Open- Sparring- Black belt- -30kg- Gold
  • 2017-National Championships- Sparring- Black Belt- -30kg-Bronze
  • 2017 NJ State Championship- Sparring- Black Belt - -30kg- Gold
  • 2017 Pennsylvania State Championship- Sparring- Black Belt- -30kg- Gold
  • 2016-National Championships- Sparring- Red belt- 30-kg-Bronze
  • 2016 NJ State Championship- Sparring-Red Belt-30kg Silver
  • 2015- National Championships-Sparring-Blue Belt- -25kg-Gold
Personal: Started Taekwondo in 2011...Favorite Taekwondo Athlete: Servet Tazegul...Favorite Non-Taekwondo Athlete: Lebron James...Who is your biggest inspiration?: My parents...Favorite Foods & Drinks: Fettuccini Alfredo with fried sweet plantains and my favorite drink is lemonade....Favorite TV Show: Stranger Things...Favorite Movie(s): Avengers: Infinity War...Favorite Band(s)/Singer(s) Travis Scott...Favorite/Inspirational Quotes: "Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God." - Leo Buscaglia...What is your proudest moment in Taekwondo to date?: Gold in Sparring 2020 US OPEN...Other Fun or Interesting facts about you: I love to play basketball and spend time with family and friends.