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Elanna Franklin

    Athlete Bio

    Tucson Az
    Current Hometown *
    Tucson Az
    Height/ Weight 
    4'6'' 66lbs
    Family (only child, brothers/sisters, ect) *
    Older sister
    What age did you start karate?
    What style of karate do you do? *
    What's your favorite food? *
    What type of music do you listen to? *
    What is your favorite music group or artist? *
    Selena Gomez
    Do you listen to music before you go it the ring? If so, what kind? *
    Up beat 
    Do you have any pets? What kind?  *
    4 turtles
    What is your pets name?
    Cholla, Holly, Lightning, Tiny
    Do you have any hidden talents? *
    How many hours a week do you workout in preparation for a major tournament?
    How many times have you made the Junior US Team and in what events? *
    This is my first time making the team. I made the team in Kumite.
    Who is your favorite superhero?
    Who is your hero in real life? Why? *
    My sister, Ilyssa, she helps me out whenever I need her, she takes care of me when I need her and I know I can always talk to her. 
    Swimming, Soccer, Rock climbing 
    Favorite Quote *
    Sometimes you don't realize your own strength, until you come face to face with your greatest weakness
    Biggest Win. Why? *
    Making the Pan-American Team. Its my first time being able to try out and I made it. 
    What do you love about competition? *
    Being able to see all my hard work and practice pay off.
    Favorite way to relax? *
    Watching YouTube videos.
    Where do you get your inspiration from? *
    Watching my teammates and competitors compete.

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