Jordan Stewart (right) competes against Maicon Andrade from Brazil.

Jordan Stewart


• Started the 2019 season with podium finishes at the Dominican Republic Open, the Belgian Open and the Puerto Rico Open
• Advanced to the round of 16 in the 87kg weight class at the 2019 World Taekwondo Championships
• Won bronze at the Pan American Championships in 2016 and 2018


Getting into the Sport: Began taekwondo lessons at age 4… Got into the sport because he wanted to be like Donatello from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles… Outside Interests: Graduated from Humber College in 2018 with an Advanced Diploma in Sport Management… Enjoys hot yoga, baking, and playing other sports in his time away from training and competing… Odds and Ends: Favourite quote “Dream as if you’ll live forever, live as if you’ll die today!” -LeBron James… LeBron James is his biggest inspiration for his athletic accomplishments as well as using his voice and his platform to help others…

Notable International Results

World Taekwondo Championships: 2019 – 9th (87kg); 2017 – 17th (87kg); 2015 – 33rd (87kg)

World Military Championships: 2018 – BRONZE (87kg);

Pan American Championships: 2018 – BRONZE (87kg); 2016 – BRONZE (87kg);

Commonwealth Championships: 2017 – GOLD (87kg)