Biography:

• Winner of 13 National Champion titles from 2016-2019
• Won bronze in individual freestyle U17 at the 2016 and 2018 World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships
• Won silver as part of the Canadian team at the 2019 Pan American Games Qualification Event, securing a full quota of athletes for Team Canada at the Lima 2019 Pan Am Games

A LITTLE MORE ABOUT MICHELLE

Getting into the Sport: Started taekwondo at age 5, mainly in sparring… Began competing in high-performance tournaments at age 13… Outside Interests: Enjoys drawing, painting, playing the violin and piano, and watching movies when not training and competing…Odds and Ends: Collects little items that represent the country she is travelling to… Favourite quote “The greatest revenge is to accomplish what others say you cannot do”…