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Team Yoo 1999


1999 Virginia State Tae Kwon Do Championship

1999 Virginia State Tae Kwon Do Championship
March 6, 1999; St. Steven's & Agnes School; Alexandria, VA

Yoo's Martial Arts is the home of 7 Virginia State Champions!

  • Brett Chivas, Men's Lightweight
  • Lucas Nothingham, Men's Welterweight
  • Alex A. Redriguez, Men's Heavyweight
  • Sena Yoon, Women's Flyweight
  • Lisa Spaingler, Women's Bantamweight
  • Joanna Solis, Women's Featherweight
  • Lory Dance, Women's Welterweight

1999 National Capital Open Tae Kwon Do Championship

1999 National Capital Open Tae Kwon Do Championship
April 10, 1999; Herndon High School; Herndon, VA

  • Lory Dance, Grand Champion -- Women's Black Belt, Sparring
  • Dean Lee, Grand Champion -- Men's Black Belt, Sparring
  • Joanna Solis (Grand Champion -- All Around Black Belt,
    Form;Junior Black Belt, Female)
  • Joy Yoo, Grand Champion -- Age under 11 Black Belt, Sparring
  • Lory Dance, Grand Champion -- Women's Black Belt, Sparring
  • Dean Lee, Grand Champion -- Men's Black Belt, Sparring
  • Joanna Solis (Grand Champion -- All Around Black Belt,
    Form;Junior Black Belt, Female)
  • Joy Yoo, Grand Champion -- Age under 11 Black Belt, Sparring

1999 Virginia State Junior Olympic Tae Kwon Do Championship

1999 Virginia State Junior Olympic Tae Kwon Do Championship
May 8, 1999; T.C. Williams High School; Alexandria, VA

Yoo's Junior Team had 45 students entered in the competition;
They received a combined 72 Gold, 6 Silver, and 11 Bronze medals.

   

1999 US National Jr. Olympic Tae Kwon Do Championship

1999 US National Jr. Olympic Tae Kwon Do Championship
Las Vegas Convention Center; Las Vegas, Nevada.
Black Belt

  • Joy Yoo - Gold, Age 10-11,
    Female Sparring; Gold, Age 10-11, Female Forms
  • Joanna Solis -- Gold, Age 12-13, Female Sparring;
    Age 12-13, Female Forms
  • Sena Yoon -- Gold, Age 12-13, Female Sparring
  • Jonathan Yoo -- Gold, Age 8-9, Male Sparring
  • Hoon Kang -- Silver, Age 12-13, Male Form

Red Belt

  • Mara Perscheid -- Gold, Age 6-7, Female Sparring

Blue Belt

  • Alex Lee -- Bronze, Age 6-7, Male Sparring & Form

1999 Kick Cancer Out of the World Open TKD Championship

1999 Kick Cancer Out of the World Open TKD Championship
October 2, 1999; Leesburg, VA

Of the eight Grand Champion Awards at the Championships,
Yoo's Students earned an unprecedented sweep of all eight trophies!

  • Joanna Solis -- Grand Champion, Black Belt All Around Forms,
    Grand Champion, Black Belt Women's Sparring
  • Jason Song -- Grand Champion, Men's Black Belt Sparring
  • Hoon Kang -- Grand Champion, Jr. Black Belt, Male Sparring
  • Sena Yoon -- Grand Champion, Jr. Black Belt, Female Sparring
  • Magaret Lovett -- Grand Champion, Peewee Black Belt, Female Sparring
  • Jonathan Kim -- Grand Champion, Peewee Black Belt, Male Sparring
  • Jacki Solis -- Grand Champion, All Around Belt, Form

1999 U.S. Master's Cup Tae Kwon Do Championship

1999 U.S. Master's Cup Tae Kwon Do Championship
October 23, Howard High School, Columbia, MD

  • Richard Cho -- Grand Champion, Men's Black Belt Sparring
  • Gregory An -- Grand Champion, Age 14-17 Male Black Belt Sparring
  • Joanna Solis -- Grand Champion, Female Black Belt, Form and
    Grand Champion, Age 14-17 Female Black Belt Sparring
  • Mara Perscheid -- Grand Champion, Under 8 Black Belt Sparring