MEN     1ST DEGREE     30 TO 39 YEAR OLDS
These are the results of the "TOP TEN" competition held at the
2009 Songahm Taekwondo World Championships.
   
Our CONGRATULATIONS go out to all of the 2009 WORLD CHAMPIONS,
as well as to all those that worked hard all year to make it into the "TOP TEN."
You are all fine examples of dedication and perserverance towards a chosen goal.
   
GOOD LUCK to everyone who is making their goal to be on this list next year!
FORM COMPETITION
PLACE NAME LOCATION
WORLD
CHAMPION
MICHAEL LEE TOPEKA, KS
2nd Place TOM VILLANI MCKINNEY, TX
3rd Place GEORGE BARBER MORGANTOWN, WV
Other Top Ten Finishers
FRANK ESCAMILLA SAN JOSE, CA
KEVIN CHARAPP CARY, NC
DAVID PACKARD PORT WASHINGTON, WI
STEVE TAMAYO SACRAMENTO, CA
LEE MUNRO PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FL
ROD LACY TOPEKA, KS
TOM TALBOTT MURPHY, TX
SPARRING COMPETITION
PLACE NAME LOCATION
WORLD
CHAMPION
JIMMY ATCHLEY JR BLYTHEVILLE, AR
2nd Place TOM VILLANI MCKINNEY, TX
3rd Place ROD LACY TOPEKA, KS
3rd Place ALI VIALDORES VALDOSTA, GA
Other Top Ten Finishers
STEVE MOTE ATASCOCITA, TX
KEVIN CHARAPP CARY, NC
SHAWN BENAVIDEZ SR. HASLETT, MI
FRANK ESCAMILLA SAN JOSE, CA
DAVID PACKARD PORT WASHINGTON, WI
GEORGE BARBER MORGANTOWN, WV
STEVE TAMAYO SACRAMENTO, CA
WEAPONS COMPETITION
PLACE NAME LOCATION
WORLD
CHAMPION
TOM TALBOTT MURPHY, TX
2nd Place MICHAEL LEE TOPEKA, KS
3rd Place AJ JONES SIOUX CITY, IA
Other Top Ten Finishers
JIMMY ATCHLEY JR BLYTHEVILLE, AR
BRIAN PALMER LAS VEGAS, NV
DORSEY RICE MCDONOUGH, GA
LARRY J. BUSCH JR. ANTHEM, AZ
AL HERRERA LYONS, IL
GREG WILSON SURREY, CANADA
WILLIAM HOLTFORT N. LITTLE ROCK, AR