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Jade Jones

 


 

Name Jade Jones
Weight -57kg
Height 169cm
D.O.B. 21 March 1993
Town of Birth Bodelwyddan, Wales
Based Manchester
     
           
    
 

19-year-old Jones made history by becoming the first British athlete to ever win a Teakwondo title when she won gold at the London 2012 Olympics.

A performance she was later rewarded for by being awarded an MBE, after being named among the 2013 New Year’s honours list.

She has since gone onto win a Commonwealth title and European Championship silver to add to the continental bronzes she took in 2010 and 12.

Jones was also the winner of the inaugural Youth Olympic Games in 2010.

More recently, she competed at the 2015 European Games in Baku and won gold in the -57kg weight division, making her the second female Taekwondo athlete to do so.

 

RESULTS

 

Year Competition City Position Weight
2015 European Games Baku 1st  -57kg
2015 Dutch Open Eindhoven 1st -57kg
2015 Turkish Open Antalya 1st -57kg
2014 Grand Prix Queretro 1st -57kg
2014 Commonwealth Championships Edinburgh 1st -57kg
2014 Grand Prix Manchester 2nd -57kg
2014 Grand Prix Astana 2nd -57kg
2014 Korean Open Gyeongju 1st -57kg
2014 Swiss Open Lausanne 1st -57kg
2014 European Championships Baku 2nd -57kg
2014 Dutch Open Eindhoven 1st -57kg
2014 Fujairah Open

Fujairah

1st

-57kg
2014 Luxor Open Luxor 2nd -57kg
2013 Grand Prix Manchester 2nd -57kg
2013 Spanish Open Alicante 3rd -57kg
2013 German Open Hamburg 1st -57kg
2012 Olympic Games London 1st -57kg

 

All personal media and appearance requests for Jade should be directed to her management company, M&C Saatchi Merlin:

Lucy Bayliss, Client Assistant, M&C Saatchi Merlin
36 Golden Square, London, W1F 9EE, UK
T: +44 (0)207 259 1460
F: +44 (0)207 259 1461
M: +44 (0)7841 997 425