Name: Benjamin Char
Sport: Taekwondo
Discipline(s): Sparring Taekwondo
Height: 5-5
Weight: 106 lbs.
DOB: 6/22/2004
Hometown: Ashburn, Va.
Team/Club: U.S. Tigers
Coach(es): Master Dennis Kim
Other Career Highlights
  • 2017 USA Taekwondo Cadet National Team Member (-45kg)
  • 2017 Canadian Open - Black Belt - -45kg - Silver
  • 2017 Pan American Championships - Black Belt - -45kg - Silver
  • 2017 USA Taekwondo National Championships - -45kg - Gold
  • 2015 U.S. Open Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -40kg - Gold
  • 2013 U.S. National Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -31kg - Gold
Personal: Favorite Taekwondo Athlete: Dae Hoon Lee...Favorite Non-Taekwondo Athlete: Aaron Rodgers...Who is your biggest inspiration?: My Grandfather...Favorite Foods & Drinks: all food and milkshakes/smoothies...Favorite Book(s): 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea...Favorite TV Show(s): Fresh Off the Boat...Favorite Movie(s): Hacksaw Ridge...Favorite/Inspirational Quotes: "Always set you goals unrealistically high, because when you fail you will have achieved and accomplished far more than anyone else."...What is your proudest moment in Taekwondo to date?: 2017 National Championships and making the U.S. Cadet National Team.