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Saeed Baghbani
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Accomplishments

Saeed Baghbani

WORLD CLASS CHAMPION

1st CANADIAN PANAMERICAN GOLD MEDALIST

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil "Pan American GAMES 2007"

GOLD Medalist in (-70kg)

» 10 YEARS UNDEFEATED NATIONAL CHAMPION «

» 14 YEARS UNDEFEATED PROVINCIAL CHAMPION «

» 3RD IN THE WORLD «

» WORLD COMBAT GAMES 2010: BEIJING, CHINA «

Placed 4th in the Mens (-75kg) division

» CANADIAN NATIONAL GRAND CHAMPION 2002, 2003, 2004, 2010 «

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» THE PROVINCIAL KARATE ONTARIO COMPETITIONS «

Ontario GOLD Medalist (1994 2011)

» THE PROVINCIAL KARATE AWARDS «

  • "Ontario Adult Ontario Champion of the Year 2002" at the Karate Ontario Annual Awards for outstanding contributions to Karate Ontario

  • "Ontario Junior Ontario Champion of the Year 2002" at the Karate Ontario Annual Awards for outstanding contributions to Karate Ontario

  • "Ontario Adult Ontario Champion of the Year 2001" at the Karate Ontario Annual Awards for outstanding contributions to Karate Ontario

  • "Junior Male Ontario Champion of the Year 2000" at the Karate Ontario Annual Awards

  • Chosen as the "Athlete of the year 1999-2000" for the Canadian Sportsmanship at the National Black Belt Championships

  • "Best Fighter of the Year 1998 - 2000" Award at Karate Ontario Competition

First athlete from the province of Ontario and the youngest Canadian Black Belt to receive the "Grand Champion of the Year 2001 award" as well as the "Grand Champion of the Year 2002 award" at the National Black Belt Championships at Prince Edward Island, and Toronto.

» CANADIAN NATIONAL BLACK BELT CHAMPIONSHIPS «

  • Canadian National Black Belt Championships 2010 Toronto

    • GOLD in Men's (-75kg) division

    • GOLD in Men's Open Weight

    • GOLD in Men's Team Kumite

  • Canadian National Black Belt Championships 2009 Alberta (Calgary)

    • GOLD in Men's (-75kg) division

    • GOLD in Men's Open Weight

    • GOLD in Men's Team Kumite

  • Canadian National Black Belt Championships 2008 New Brunswick

    • GOLD in Men's (-75kg) division

    • GOLD in Men's Open Weight

    • GOLD in Men's Team Kumite

  • Canadian National Black Belt Championships 2006 Newfoundland (St. Johns)

    • GOLD in Men's (-70kg) division

    • GOLD in Men's Open Weight

    • GOLD in Men's Team Kumite

    * 6 Times UNDEFEATED OPEN WEIGHT CANADIAN CHAMPION *

  • Canadian National Black Belt Championships 2005 Alberta (Edmonton)

    • GOLD in Men's (-70kg) division

    • GOLD in Men's Open Weight

    • SILVER in Men's Team Kumite (Won all his matches)

  • Canadian National Black Belt Championships 2004 Prince Edwards Island

    • GOLD in Men's (-65kg) division

    • GOLD in Men's Open Weight

    • GOLD in Men's Team Kumite

  • Canadian National Black Belt Championships 2003 Montreal

    • GOLD in Men's (-65kg) division

    • GOLD in Men's Open Weight

    • SILVER in Men's Team Kumite (Won all his matches)

    * 3 Times UNDEFEATED OPEN WEIGHT CANADIAN CHAMPION *

  • Canadian National Black Belt Championships 2002

    • GOLD in Men's (-65kg) division

    • GOLD in Men's Open Weight

    • GOLD in Men's Team Kumite

    • GOLD in Men's 18 - 20, (-65kg) division

  • Canadian National Black Belt Championships 2001

    • GOLD in Men's (-65kg) division

    • GOLD in Men's Open Weight

    • GOLD in Men's Team Kumite

    • SILVER in Men's 18 - 20, (-65kg) division

  • Canadian National Black Belt Championships 2000

    • GOLD in Men's 16 - 17 division (-65kg)

    • SILVER in Men's Team Kumite (Won his match)

  • Canadian National Black Belt Championships 1999

    • GOLD in Men's Open weight

    • GOLD in Men's Team

    • SILVER in Men's (+60kg) division

  • Canadian National Black Belt Championships 1998

    • GOLD in Men's (+60kg) division

» CANADIAN NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS AWARDS «

  • "Grand Champion of The Year 2010" at the National Black Belt Championships for outstanding contributions to Karate

  • "Grand Champion of The Year 2004" at the National Black Belt Championships for outstanding contributions to Karate

  • "Grand Champion of The Year 2003" at the National Black Belt Championships for outstanding contributions to Karate

  • "Grand Champion of The Year 2002" at the National Black Belt Championships for outstanding contributions to Karate

  • "Grand Champion of The Year 2001" at the National Black Belt Championships for outstanding contributions to Karate

  • "National Male Champion of the Year 2003" at the Annual Canadian National Black Belt Championships in Quebec

  • "National Male Champion of the Year 2002" at the Annual Canadian National Black Belt Championships in Toronto

  • "National Male Champion of the Year 2001" at the Annual Canadian National Black Belt Championships in Prince Edward Island

  • "National Male Champion of the Year 2000" at the Annual Canadian National Black Belt Championships in British Columbia, Richmond

  • "National Male Champion of the Year 1999" at the Annual Canadian National Black Belt Championships in British Columbia, Vancouver

» INTERNATIONAL KARATE CHAMPIONSHIPS «

  • Senior Pan American Championships 2010 Quito, Ecuador

    • SILVER Medalist in Men's (-75kg) division (Had to withdraw due to injury)

  • USA Open 2010

    • GOLD Medalist in Men's (-75kg) division

  • Senior Pan American Championships 2009 Curacao, Netherlands

    • GOLD Medalist in Men's (-75kg) division

  • USA Open 2009

    • GOLD Medalist in Men's (-75kg) division

  • Senior Pan American Championships 2008 Caracas, Venezuela

    • BRONZE Medalist in Men's (-70kg) division

  • USA Open 2008

    • BRONZE Medalist in Men's (-70kg) division

    • BRONZE Medalist in Men's Open Weight division

  • Paris Open 2008

    • BRONZE Medalist in Men's (-70kg) division

  • Senior Pan American Championships 2004 El Salvador

    • GOLD Medalist in Men's Open Weight division

    • BRONZE Medalist in Men's (-65kg) division

  • Senior Pan American Games 2003 Dominican Republic

    • SILVER Medalist in Men's (-68kg) division

  • Senior Pan American Championships 2003 Dominican Republic
    Qualifications for the 2003 - Pan American Games, only Top 8 Athletes selected

    • Placed 5th among 37 countries

    • Competed in Men's (-68kg) division

  • Junior Pan American Championships 2003 British Columbia, Canada

    • GOLD Medalist in Men's 18 20 (-70kg) division

    • GOLD Medalist in Men's Team

  • Senior Pan American Championships 2002 Puerto Rico

    • BRONZE Medalist in Men's Open Weight while still a Junior

  • Junior Pan American Championships 2002 Caracas, Venezuela

    • SILVER Medalist in Men's 18 20 (-65kg) division

  • Junior Pan American Championships 2001 Port of Spain, Trinidad

    • SILVER Medalist in Men's 18 20 (-65kg) division

  • Junior Pan American Championships 2000 Florida, Orlando

    • BRONZE Medalist in Men's 18 20 (-65kg) division

  • Pan American Karate Championships

    • 2003 - Champion - 2 x GOLD medalist

    • 2002 - Champion - GOLD medalist

    • 2001 - Vice-Champion - SILVER medalist

    • 2000 - Vice-Champion - SILVER medalist

    • 1999 - Vice-Champion by achieving SILVER for Canada, after 22 years at the age of 16 at the Pan-American Karate Championships in Brazil

    • 1998 - 5th at Pan American Karate Championships at Argentina, Buenos Aires

  • USA Open Black Belt Championships 2001 West Virginia, Charleston

    • SILVER Medalist in Men's Open Weight

  • The Big Apple Challenge 2000 New York (16 Years old)

    • Competed in Men's division (18 yrs +) at the age of 16 and achieved SILVER

  • Dutch Open 2002 Holland (17 Years old)

    • Ranked 4th in Men's (-65kg) at the age of 17, from 70 competitors in the European Men's division

  • International Kubota Cup Championships

    • SILVER Medalist 1998

    • GOLD Medalist 1997

    • SILVER Medalist 1996

  • Canadian Diabetes Karate Championships

    • SILVER Medalist 1997

    • GOLD Medalist 1996

» WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS «

  • World Championship 2008 Tokyo

    • BRONZE medalist in the Men's (-70kg) weight division

  • World Championships 2006 Finland

    • Competed in the Men's (-70kg) weight division & Team Kumite

    • Placed 5th in the (-70kg) division

  • World Games 2005 Germany

    • Placed 4th in the Men's Open Weight division

  • World Championships 2004 Mexico

    • Placed 7th in the Men's (-65kg) weight division

  • World Championships 2002 Spain

    • Placed in the top 16th in the world from 107 countries in the Men's (-65 Kg) weight division