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Maree Aliz Dominique Pulanco

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    Height: 5-1
    Weight: 91 lbs.
    Birthdate: 11/6/1999
    Coach: Master Walter Dean Vargas
    Club: Quest-Modern Day Knights
    Year Started Taekwondo: 2006
    Social media links: nikki.pulanco@facebook.com

    Middle school honor roll student

    Maree qualified for the Junior National Team at Nationals in Austin

    Loves eating spicy foods and watching YouTube...enjoys The Hunger Games Trilogy…favorite TV shows are the Big Bang Theory and Stitchers…likes to eat steamed seafood and mixed veggies...favorite athlete is Jessica Ennis...favorite taekwondo athletes are Tiffany Khuu and Pauline Lopez…her parents are her biggest inspiration...her proudest moment in taekwondo was winning the 2015 National Championships and making it to the 2015 Junior National Team...favorite quote: “There is no chance, no destiny, no fate that can hinder or control the firm resolve of a determined soul.” - Ella Wheeler Wilcox.

    Competition Record:

    2015  USAT Junior National Team member (Fin)
      National Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -42kg: Gold
    2015- Pan Am Open - Sparring - Black Belt - -42kg: Gold
    2015  CUTA California Qualifier - Sparring - Black Belt - -42kg: Gold

    2013  out due to injury

    2014  U.S. Open - Sparring - Black Belt - -42kg: Bronze
    2014  Pan Am Open - Sparring - Black Belt - -42 kg: Gold

    2012  USAT Junior Prep Team (Fin)
    U.S. National Championships (fin): GOLD
    2012  U.S. Open (fin): GOLD
    2012  Pan Am Open (fin): 4th
    2012  USAT Nevada State Championships (fin)-GOLD

    2011  U.S. Open (fin): SILVER
    2011  USAT National Qualifier (fin): GOLD
    2011  USAT California State Championship (fin): GOLD
    2011  Pan Am Open (fin): BRONZE

    2010  U.S. National Championships (fin): GOLD
    2010  USAT California State Championships (fin): GOLD

    2009  U.S. National Championships (fin): SILVER
    2009  USAT Northern California State Qualifier (fin): GOLD
    2009  USAT California State Championships (fin): GOLD

    last updated 9/3/2015

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