Name: Tristan Thomas
Height: 5-7
Weight: 99 lbs.
DOB: 4/1/2005
Hometown: Murrieta, Calif.
Team/Club: Sparks Taekwondo
Coach(es): Master Jefferthom Go
Other Career Highlights
  • 2019 #1 ALL AMERICAN ATHLETE
  • 2019 CADET US NATIONAL TEAM MEMBER
  • 2019 US NATIONAL CHAMPIOSHIPS - Sparring - Cadet Black Belt -45kg - GOLD
  • 2019 PAN AM CADET & JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS - Sparring - Cadet Black Belt -45kg - GOLD
  • 2019 CALIFORNIA STATE CHAMPIONSHIP - Sparring - Cadet Black Belt -45kg - GOLD
  • 2019 NEVADA STATE CHAMPIONSHIP - Sparring - Cadet Black Belt -45kg - GOLD
  • 2019 WASHINGTON STATE CHAMPIONSHIP - Sparring - Cadet Black Belt -45kg - GOLD
  • 2019 COLORADO STATE CHAMPIONSHIP - Sparring - Cadet Black Belt -45kg - GOLD
  • 2019 US OPEN - Sparring - Cadet Black Belt -45kg - BRONZE
  • 2018 USA Taekwondo All American Athlete
  • 2018 Cadet National Team Sparring Alternate
  • 2018 - World Taekwondo President's Cup - Sparring - Cadet Black Belt -45kg - Silver
  • 2018 - US National Championships - Sparring - Cadet Black Belt -45kg - Silver
  • 2018 - California State Championship - Sparring - Cadet Black Belt -45kg - Silver
  • 2018 - Nevada State Championship - Sparring - Cadet Black Belt -45kg - Gold
  • 2017 - AAU National Championships - Sparring - Cadet Black Belt -45kg - Silver
  • 2017 - AAU California Qualifier - Sparring - Cadet Black Belt -45kg - Bronze
  • 2017 - Nevada State Championship - Sparring - Cadet Black Belt -45kg - Bronze
  • 2017 - Arizona State Championship - Sparring - Cadet Black Belt -41kg - Gold
  • 2016 - Nevada State Championship - Sparring - Youth Black Belt -40kg - Bronze
  • 2016 - AAU California Qualifier - Sparring - Youth Black Belt -40kg - Gold
  • 2015 - Nevada State Championship - Sparring - Youth Black Belt -35kg - Bronze
  • 2014 - US National Championships - Sparring - Ninja Black Belt -30kg - Bronze
  • 2014 - Arizona State Championship - Sparring - Ninja Black Belt -30kg - Gold
Personal: Started Taekwondo in 2010...Favorite Taekwondo Athlete: Dae-Hoon Lee...Favorite Non-Taekwondo Athlete: Michael Phelps...Who is your biggest inspiration?: My parents...Favorite Foods & Drinks: Hawaiian Pizza and my favorite drink is Thai Tea with boba...Favorite Book(s): Reality Check...Favorite TV Show(s): Criminal Minds (I enjoyed working with the actors in 2 different episodes), Ridiculousness...Favorite Movie(s): I like watching comedy movies....Favorite Band(s)/Singer(s): Tiesto...Favorite/Inspirational Quote: "A goal without a plan is just a wish." -Antoine de Saint-Exupery...What is your proudest moment in Taekwondo to date?: I am proud to be a member of 2019 CADET US NATIONAL TEAM wherein I won the GOLD medal at 2019 PANAM Championships and will be representing Team USA at 2019 CADET WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
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Did You Know?: I enjoy indoor go-kart racing and actually beat my dad's record. I love to ride roller coasters. I like playing football for fun. I enjoy playing video games and hanging out with my friends.