Name: Sommer Jones
Height: 5-7
Weight: 117 lbs.
DOB: 12/28/2000
Hometown: Las Vegas, Nev.
Team/Club: Non-affiliated Nevada
Coach(es): Don Lewis
Other Career Highlights
  • 2018 USA Taekwondo All-American
  • 2018 - SoCal AAU - Sparring - Black Belt - -53kg - Gold
  • 2018 - Washington State Champ. - Sparring - Black Belt - -53kg - Gold
  • 2017 - Las Vegas Open - Sparring - Black Belt - -52kg & -53kg - Gold
  • 2017 - Canada Open - Sparring - Black Belt - -52 kg - Gold
  • 2016 - US Open - Sparring - Black Belt - -52 kg - Bronze
  • 2016 - PanAm President's Cup - Sparring - Black Belt - -52 kg - Silver
Personal: Started Taekwondo in 2007...Favorite Taekwondo Athlete: Jade Jones...Favorite Non-Taekwondo Athlete: Chloe Kim...Who is your biggest inspiration?: My Mom...Favorite Foods & Drinks Pizza & Iced Tea...Favorite Book(s): "And Then There Were None & Everything, Everything"...Favorite TV Show(s): Friends, Stranger Things, and Riverdale...Favorite Movie(s) To All the Boys I've Loved Before & Guardians of the Galaxy...Favorite Band(s)/Singer(s) Billie Eilish, Russ, and Twenty One Pilots...Favorite/Inspirational Quotes: "Day by day, in every way, I'm getting better and better." - Emil Coue...What is your proudest moment in Taekwondo to date?: My proudest moment was receiving silver at President's Cup 2016 in Portland, Oregon. That was the first major tournament I had metaled at, winning 3 matches and having to end the final early due to my broken toe.
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Did You Know?: I love to go shooting with my family, one of the perks of living in a desert is we can go out in the middle of nowhere and shoot the targets we bring.