Former international athlete with 20 years of experience in Sport Leadership, Management and Elite Coaching in the USA, South America and Africa with extensive experience in the integration of technology, statistics and systemic methodologies in sport; 40 years in Taekwondo – 4 x Olympic Games, 10 x World Championships as an athlete and coach.  


Bachelor of Sciences (Physics and Mathematics), Howard University, USA 

Work Experience

National Head Coach, USA Taekwondo, Colorado Springs, USA

  • Managed the coaching and athlete’s training program of the entire United States at all levels
  • Designed innovative technology-based knowledge management and athlete performance tracking platforms, which received an award and improved overall team performance
  • Brought objectivity and transparency in the selection process by introducing scientific-based metrics
  • Initiated a regional training structure to create a larger and deeper pool of athletes at every levels of the Olympic pipeline

National Technical Director, Fédération Ivoirienne de Taekwondo, Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire

  • Managed all the technical activities and training programs in Cote d’Ivoire through a league system and coaching education
  • Pioneered a long term coaching and training program yielding to Gold and Bronze Medals at the 2016 Rio Olympics Games
  • Supervised the Olympic Projects, National Seminars, Team Cote d’Ivoire

Director/Founder, Remarck Sport Taekwondo, Alexandria, USA

  • Created and managed a High Performance Training Center for elite athletes
  • Selected as exclusive Olympic Solidarity Partner in the US to manage, train and coach scholarship’s athletes from various NOC’s
  • Trained national and international champions and Olympians

Sports Achievements

• 1988 Olympics Athlete in Taekwondo Demonstration Sport & World Medalists
• Prepared and/or qualified top athletes to the Athens, Beijing, London and Rio Olympics
• 6th Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo
• Appointment to IF’s Coach Committee
• USOC Doc Councilman Science Award
• USOC Best Developmental Coach Award
• USOC Taekwondo Athlete of the Year Award
• Cote d’Ivoire’s Presidential Sport Distinction
• NASA Physics Internships, Goddard Flying Space Center, USA

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