Jinsu Ha and Michelle Lee perform routine

Michelle Lee


• 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


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”…

Palmarès international

World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships: 2018 – BRONZE (individual freestyle U17), 6th (freestyle team U17); 2016 – BRONZE (individual freestyle U17)