Coaches

Club Advisor – Master Andre DeOliveira

Andre

Achievements:

    • 7th Dan Kukkiwon
    • Brazilian Champion from 1980 to 1986
    • 1981 First Brazilian to compete in Korea
    • 1983 Awarded the Best Brazilian Taekwondo Athlete of the Year
    • 1987 Brazilian Team Member at 8th World Championship in Spain
    • 1989 Brazilian Team Member World Championship Korea
    • 1992 Hosted 1st South America Championship in Brazil
    • 1992 Citation from Kukkiwon for dedicated service and outstanding contribution to the development of taekwondo
    • 1995 Certificate of Appreciation for Outstanding Citizenship from Mayor Wellington Webb of Denver, Colorado

Coaching Experience:

    • Owner of Champion Taekwondo Academy
    • 1990 Brazilian Coach Taekwondo Pan American Championship in Puerto Rico
    • 1991 Brazilian Coach at the 10th World Championship in Greece
    • 1993 Brazilian Coach at the 11th World Taekwondo Championship in New York
    • 1999 Coached student who became the first male from Colorado to become a national champion
    • 2004 to present Coach students at the US open, US nationals, Qualifiers, team trials and local tournaments
    • 2010 to 2014 Head Coach of the University of Colorado at Boulder Taekwondo Club

Head Coaches

Sara Fossum                                                David Lee