MEN     1ST DEGREE     40 TO 49 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
HARLEY MELO LAS VEGAS, NV
2nd Place BRIAN BRIMMER LONGVIEW, TX
3rd Place KEVIN ALEXANDER JR. HOUSTON, TX
Other Top Ten Finishers
KELVIN CABAN BAYONNE, NJ
HENRY RING BURNSVILLE, MN
DAVID BRIAN CONN SOUTH BEND, IN
RASHID BUTTAR HUNTERSVILLE, NC
PERRY SIPLON OVERLAND PARK, KS
GARY MATTHEWS VALDOSTA, GA
GREG SCHMIDT PHOENIX, AZ
SPARRING COMPETITION
PLACE NAME LOCATION
WORLD
CHAMPION
RON WAGNON ATASCOCITA, TX
2nd Place KEVIN ALEXANDER JR. HOUSTON, TX
3rd Place GREG SCHMIDT PHOENIX, AZ
3rd Place PERRY SIPLON OVERLAND PARK, KS
Other Top Ten Finishers
DAVID BRIAN CONN SOUTH BEND, IN
MIKE HENKE MCKINNEY, TX
DAVID REED TAMPA, FL
GARY MATTHEWS VALDOSTA, GA
PANOS MANTIS CLIFTON, VA
USOK CHOE ROCKLIN, CA
WEAPONS COMPETITION
PLACE NAME LOCATION
WORLD
CHAMPION
KEVIN ALEXANDER JR. HOUSTON, TX
2nd Place CHRIS MONNIKENDAM N. LITTLE ROCK, AR
3rd Place HARLEY MELO LAS VEGAS, NV
Other Top Ten Finishers
HENRY RING BURNSVILLE, MN
KELVIN CABAN BAYONNE, NJ
RON WAGNON ATASCOCITA, TX
COSME LOZANO JR. PLAINFIELD, IL
LARRY GACANICH MURRIETA, CA
BRIAN TAUBERT FORT WAYNE, IN
FRANK REYES MAPLEWOOD, NJ
MIKE HENKE MCKINNEY, TX