Jade Jones

Taekwondo

Olympic Medal Record
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Jade Jones

Kicking on to be an olympic legend

Jade Jones OBE, is a British Taekwondo athlete winning Olympic gold in the women’s 57kg category in both 2012 and 2016. Jade is now targeting an unprecedented third gold at Tokyo 2020. So, how do you become a successful Taekwondo champion?

 

What gets me out of bed? The amount I want to win that third gold. There’s nothing I want more than that.

Jade Jones

3 rounds with Jade Jones

The nickname ‘The Headhunter’ reflects her attacking style of aiming for the head (where more points are awarded) rather than the body but does she fight sleep too? Jade answered our quick-fire questions on Taekwondo, Sleep and Japan.

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