U.S. Taekwondo Center Master Your Full Potential

Meet John Colyer

Education:

General William Mitchell High School graduate, Colorado Springs, CO (1994)

University of Colorado – Colorado Springs 1994-1999, Bachelor’s degree – Geography & Environmental Studies, Minor – Energy Science

Taekwondo Experience:

January 27, 2014 – USTC Taekwondo Birthday

May 6, 2017 – Kukkiwon 1st Degree Black Belt

2014 US Open Taekwondo Hanmadang, Creative Breaking, bronze medal

  • Volunteer, Holding Area

2014 Masters Challenge, Jumping Side Kick Power Breaking, silver medal

  • Volunteer, Time Keeper/Score Keeper
  • Volunteer, Setup/Breakdown

2015 US Open Taekwondo Hanmadang, Jumping Side Kick Power Breaking, bronze medal

  • Team Traditional Poomsae, silver medal
  • Volunteer, Holding Area
  • Organizing Committee, Equipment Supply/Transportation (Chair)

2015 Rocky Mountain State Games, Organizing Committee, Logistics-Equipment Supply/Transportation-Setup/Breakdown (Chair)

2015 Masters Challenge, Sparring, bronze medal

  • Organizing Committee, Equipment Supply/Transportation (Chair)
  • Volunteer, Setup/Breakdown

2016 US Open Taekwondo Hanmadang, Team Traditional Poomsae, bronze medal

  • Volunteer, Holding Area
  • Ring Manager
  • Organizing Committee, Equipment Supply/Transportation (Chair)
  • Volunteer, Setup/Breakdown

2016 International Dragon Boat Festival, Mixed Teams, gold medal

2016 Masters Challenge, Organizing Committee, Equipment Supply/Transportation (Chair) Setup/Breakdown (Chair)

  • Ring Manager
  • Time Keeper/Score Keeper

Professional Experience:

2017-present – Enrollment  Director, U.S. Taekwondo Center, Citadel Dojang

2001-present – Helping Hands Enterprises, Owner-Operator