Team USA Earns 20 Medals, 3rd Place at 2016 World Poomsae Championships

Congratulations to Team USA, which earned a world best 20 medals and earned 3rd place in the standings with 4 gold, 5 silver and 11 bronze medals at the World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships on September 29 to October 2, 2016. For the full roster, see the 2016 National Poomsae Team page.

USA Taekwondo published 5 articles regarding the championships:

Team Departure and Interviews
Day 1 Results Article
Day 2 Results Article
Day 3 Results Article
Day 4 Results Article

Medal results are below:

Team Standing – 3rd overall, Team USA

4 Gold, 5 Silver, 11 Bronze

12-17 Freestyle Male Individual
Tyler Dao, GOLD

66+ Female Individual
Erica Linthorst, GOLD

18+ Freestyle Female Individual

Adalis Munoz, GOLD

41-50 Female Individual
Thoa Nguyen, GOLD

31+ Female Team
Elva Pai Adams, Kathy Do and Thoa Nguyen, SILVER

18+ Freestyle Mixed Pair
Victoria Dizon and Alex Twu, SILVER

61-65 Male Individual
Chi Duong, SILVER

61-65 Female Individual
Diana Hunt, SILVER

41-50 Male Individual

Pok Sun Yang, SILVER

12-14 Male Team
Brandon Cho, Ryan Real, and Ethan Sen, BRONZE

12-17 Freestyle Mixed Team
Tyler Dao, Kenneth Doan, Aleena Duong, Ethan Huang, Arianna Le, Jamie Ng, BRONZE

66+ Male Individual
Bruce Gallup, BRONZE

12-17 Freestyle Mixed Pair
Kenneth Doan and Jamie Ng, BRONZE

15-17 Female Individual
Rikki Jao, BRONZE

15-17 Mixed Pair
Priscilla Jo and Vincent Jodjana, BRONZE

15-17 Male Individual
Alex Lee, BRONZE

15-17 Male Team
Alex Lee, Andrew Lee, Ethan Sun, BRONZE

12-14 Female Team
Megan Lee, Erica Seo, Jae Shin, BRONZE

12-14 Cadet Pairs
Hannah Mooney and Ethan Sen, BRONZE

31+ Male Team

Anh Nguyen, Huy Nguyen, Chau Truong, BRONZE