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Destiny Vergara

    Athlete Bio

    Twitter Name 
    @destinykarate
    Birthplace
    *
    Queens, New York
    Current Hometown *
    Middle Village
    Height/ Weight 
    5'1 / -45kg
    Family (only child, brothers/sisters, ect) *
    1 Brother / 1 Sister
    What age did you start karate?
    *
    4
    What style of karate do you do? *
    Shotokan
    What's your favorite food? *
    Chinese takeout
    What type of music do you listen to? *
    Pop / Hip-hop / Dance
    What is your favorite music group or artist? *
    Ella Eyre
    Do you listen to music before you go it the ring? If so, what kind? *
    Yes!! Limp Bizkit
    Do you have any pets? What kind?  *
    Dog / Havanese 
    What is your pets name?
    *
    Bella
    Do you have any hidden talents? *
    Dance / Act
    How many hours a week do you workout in preparation for a major tournament?
    *
    30-35
    How many times have you made the Junior US Team and in what events? *
    1st time kumite -45kg
    Who is your favorite superhero?
    *
    Spiderman
    Who is your hero in real life? Why? *
    Ronda Rousey, she is a real traditional martial artist that started just like I did. 
    Hobbies
    *
    VolleyBall, Skateboarding and dancing
    Favorite Quote *
    "No One Has the Right to Beat You" Ronda Rousey
    Biggest Win. Why? *
    All my wins are big!
    What do you love about competition? *
    Seeing and making friends
    Favorite way to relax? *
    in a pool.
    Where do you get your inspiration from? *
    My Sensei Kai Leung.


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