Name: Naomi Alade
Height: 5-5
Weight: 103 lbs.
DOB: 12/3/2007
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Team/Club: Texas G-Force / Houston Center for Taekwondo
Coach(es): Gianni Giambi
World Championship Experience
  • 2019 - Cadet World Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -47kg - QF (Final 8)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2019 - All American Athlete
  • 2019 - Cadet World Championships National Team Member
  • 2019 - Pan American Championships National Team Member
  • 2019 - AAU Taekwondo National Team Member
  • 2019 - AAU Taekwondo Team Trials - Sparring - Black Belt - -47kg - Gold
  • 2019 - AAU National Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -47kg - Silver
  • 2019 - USAT National Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -47kg - Gold
  • 2019 - Pan American Cadet Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -47kg - Gold
  • 2019 - South Carolina State Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -47kg - Gold
  • 2019 - World Taekwondo Open - Sparring - Black Belt - -47kg - Gold
  • 2019 - San Juan Open G1 - Sparring - Black Belt - -47kg - Silver
  • 2019 - Texas Open - Sparring - Black Belt - -47kg - Gold
  • 2019 - Texas State Championships - Sparring - -47kg - Gold
Personal: Started Taekwondo in 2014...Favorite Taekwondo Athlete: Paige McPherson...Favorite Non-Taekwondo Athlete: Simone Biles...Who is your biggest inspiration?: My younger brother Joshua...Favorite Foods & Drinks: Sushi / Cherry Juice...Favorite Book(s): "Harry Potter" series...Favorite TV Show(s): "Teen Titans Go"...Favorite Movie(s): "Breakthrough"...Favorite Band(s)/Singer(s): Ariana Grande...Favorite/Inspirational Quotes: "Veni Vidi Vici." ("I came, I saw, I conquered.") - Julius Caesar...What is your proudest moment in Taekwondo to date?: Winning Gold in the 2019 Pan American Cadet Championships for Team USA...Other Fun or Interesting facts about you: I am the oldest of 5 children and I am a competitive swimmer. I play the piano and I am part of my school choir.