Australian Olympic Athlete & World Champion
Carmen is Australia’s first and only World Taekwondo Champion and 3 x Olympian. She has represented her country for 20 years at 10 World Championships and is also a motivational and inspirational athlete speaker and life coach. Carmen has recently commenced a new career in performance and stunts.
Click the the questions to expand the answers.
What have you been doing to keep entertained during COVID lockdown?
I’ve been training to prepare for my 4th Olympics -Tokyo 2021 Olympic Qualifications and teaching Taekwondo Zoom classes across Australia. I’m loving The Last Dance on Netflix and re-watching Stranger Things. I’m also exploring hidden parks in Melbourne- so beautiful!
Which celebrity would you love to have a video chat with and why?
I’d love to have a video chat with Denzel Washington. I would love to hear his insights on finding his own process for performance, as well as listen to his personal philosophies on life.
What's the weirdest thing a fan has ever done for you?
l'll change weirdest to cutest. It was a prep who wrote me a letter when I was competing at the Beijing Olympics. They wrote, “ I love apple"…That’s it. No other message. No name. Hilarious.