HIGH-PERFORMANCE ATHLETE

KARSTEN CHAN

KARSTEN CHAN

3rd DAN BLACK BELT
HIGH-PERFORMANCE COMPETITOR
Provincial Referee Class 2 (British Columbia Taekwondo Federation)
3 Time National Champion – 2018, 2019, 2021
Team Canada National Team Member 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021

LOCAL AND PROVINCIAL ACHIEVEMENTS 

Total Medals: 7 Gold 3 Silver 5 Bronze
2015-2017 BC Taekwondo Championships
2015-2017 US World Open Taekwondo Championships, Portland, USA
2016 BC Open Taekwondo Championships
2016 Taekwondo Master’s Cup
2016 North West Martial Arts Festival, Portland, USA
2017, 2019 Korean Consul General Cup

NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS 

Canadian National Taekwondo Championships

2018 Ottawa, Ontario, Gold (Pair Poomsae), Gold (Team Poomsae) & Bronze (Individual Poomsae)
2019 Quebec City, Quebec, Gold (Pair Poomsae), Silver (Individual Poomsae) & Silver (Team Poomsae)
2020 Laval, Quebec, Silver (Individual Poomsae) & Silver (Pair Poomsae)
2021 Online Live via Zoom, Gold (Individual Poomsae) & Gold (Team Poomsae)

International Championships

2018 Pan Am Open Taekwondo Championships, Spokane, USA, Gold (Pair Poomsae) & Silver (Individual Poomsae)

2018 Canada Open Taekwondo Championships, Richmond, Canada, Bronze (Individual Poomsae), Bronze (Pair Poomsae) & Bronze (Team Poomsae)

2018 World Taekwondo President’s Cup, Las Vegas, USA, Bronze (Pair Poomsae)

2018 World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships, Taipei, Taiwan, Team Canada

2019 US Open Taekwondo Championships, Las Vegas, USA, Top 8

2019 Pan Am Cadet and Junior Taekwondo Championships, Portland, USA, Bronze (Pair Poomsae)

2019 Pan Am Open Taekwondo Championships, Portland, USA, Bronze (Pair Poomsae)

2019 World Taekwondo President’s Cup, Las Vegas, USA, Silver (Team Poomsae) & Bronze (Pair Poomsae)

2020 World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships, Herning, Denmark (Cancelled), Team Canada
2020 1st Oceania Online Open, 8th Place

2020 1st Lents Taekwondo Worldwide Sports Online Poomsae Championships, 7th Place

2020 WTPA Test Event 2, 5th Place
2021 World Taekwondo Online Open Poomsae Challenge II, Bronze (Pair Poomsae)
2021 Vienna International Online Open Poomsae Championships, Austria, 5th Place (Individual Poomsae)