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3rd Degree Black Belt



Rank: 3rd Degree Black Belt
Date Started Taekwon-Do: November 2008
Birthday: March 13th

USTF Number: 19-380

2017 Internationals:

Grand Champion Junior Black Belt

Gold Medal Sparring

Gold Medal Patterns

2013 Nationals

Silver Medal Black Belt Patterns

Bronze Medal Black Belt Girls Sparring

2011 Internationals

Silver Medal Peewee Girls Sparring

Bronze Medal Peewee Boys @ Girls Patterns






1. Why did you start Taekwon-Do: I wanted to be a black belt and learn to defend myself
2. What made you interested enough to join: It looked fun and all of my older friends were in it
3. What did you think being a black belt meant before you started training: You learned everything you needed to defend yourself
4. What do you think being a black belt means now: I have reached my goal to make black belt    

3 tile knife hand - May 2019

May 19 testing: Master Bushor, Sr. Master Todd, Ashleigh Ragone & Ms. April Bowing


Mr. Chamberlin, Ms. Chamberlin & Ms. Ragone

May 2014 - Advanced Girls Division Winners

Older profile pic

2 tile knife hand break





Ms. Ragone is our first five time Grand Champion ever from Axe Taekwon-Do.  She is the youngest student ever promoted to 2nd Degree Black Belt by Sr. Master Todd.

What type of pets do you have and what are their names: Two dogs, Chloe & Tug, a bird, Albert and two cats, LJ & Fuegeson
What did you want to be when you were younger: A doctor, surgeon.
Favorite part of class: Breaking 
Where were you born: Colorado Springs, Colorado
What countries/states have you lived in: Colorado & Nebraska
What sports/hobbies do you have other than Taekwon-Do: Softball & Tennis
What is your favorite food: Mac n Cheese
What would you like others to know about you: I am kind and competitive


3rd Degree, USTF-3-1533, May 2019, Master Todd, Bellevue, Nebraska

2nd Degree, USTF-2-3105, November 2013, Master Todd, Bellevue, Nebraska

1st Degree, USTF-1-10972, May 2012, Master Todd, Bellevue, Nebraska


USTF Class C Instructor, April 29th, 2012 - #995

USTF Class B Referee (int), Feb 18, 2017

USTF Class C Referee, Jan 15, 2012

USTF Breaking Seminar, April 2014

USTF Knife & Weapons Course, Feb 2018

2022 Hours: 8 - Sereff TKD World Camp - CO

2020 - 2021 Hours: no requirement, Covid

2019 Hours: 8 - USTF Technical Course - CO

2018 Hours: 32 - USTF Knife & Weapons Course - CO

                              - USTF 2018 World Camp

                              -  USTF Breaking Seminar - MI

                               - USTF Breaking Seminar - WA

2017 Hours: 24 - USTF Referee Course - CO

                             - USTF Technical Seminar - CO

                             - USTF Breaking Seminar - MO


5. What changed your opinion: Growing up and seeing how knowing all of this can change your view of things
6. What was your goal when you started Taekwon-Do: To become a black belt
7. What is your goal now: To keep training, go to college and then medical school.


6 board side piercing kick - May 2019

3 board side piercing kick

2nd dan test - Mr. Bushor, Ms. Bowing, Mr. Duralia, Ms. Ragone & Master Todd










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