Baku 2015 Meet the Team: Taekwondo

23 April 2015 / 06:25

With Olympic medallists on show, Team GB's taekwondo athletes will be hoping for more success in Baku and looking to become the first ever European Games champion

 

Charlie Maddock

Weight category: -49kg

Age: 19

Home town: Stoke-on-Trent

Former kickboxer and gold medallist at last year’s Commonwealth Championships in Edinburgh

 

 

Jade Jones

Weight category: -57kg

Age: 22

Home town: Flint

Twitter: @jadejonestkd

First British athlete to win an Olympic taekwondo gold medal after victory at London 2012

 

Bianca Walkden

Weight category: +67kg

Age: 23

Home town: Liverpool

Twitter: @BiancaW_tkd

Reigning European champion and 11-time British champion

 

 

Max Cater

Weight category: -58kg

Age: 17

Home town: Southampton

Gold medals this year at the Swiss Open and Bosnian Open as well as winning the 2014 Commonwealth Championships

 

Martin Stamper

Weight category: -68kg

Age: 28

Home town: Liverpool

Twitter: @MStamper_TKD

London 2012 Olympian and 2011 World Championship bronze medallist

 

 

Lutalo Muhammad

Weight category: -80kg

Age: 23

Home town: Walthamstow

Twitter: @lutalomuhammad

London 2012 Olympic bronze medallist

 

Mahama Cho

Weight category: +80kg

Age: 25

Home town: London

Twitter: @Chotimetkd

2014 Commonwealth champion and gold medallist at the Paris, Swiss and Bahrain Opens