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François Coulombe-Fortier (born November 15, 1984) is a Canadian taekwondo practitioner. In 2011 Coulombe-Fortier won a bronze medal at the 2011 Pan American Games[2] and later in the year followed up by winning a silver medal at the Pan American Olympic qualification tournament, and by doing so qualified to compete at the 2012 Summer Olympics.[3] At the 2012 Summer Olympics, he reached the quarter-finals, defeating Gadzhi Umarov in the first round before losing to Daba Modibo Keita in the quarterfinal.[4]

François Coulombe-Fortier
Personal information
NationalityCanada
Born (1984-11-15) November 15, 1984 (age 34)[1]
Quebec City, Canada

Coulombe-Fortier is also a one time Pan American Championship Champion and has also won numerous medals in world cup events across the globe.[5]

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  1. ^ Francois Coulombe-Fortier
  2. ^ Francois Coulombe-Fortier Captures Bronze as Taekwondo Competition Closes
  3. ^ Francois Coulombe-Fortier Earns Olympic Team Spot on Day 3 of Junior Nationals & Senior Olympic Team Trials
  4. ^ "+ 80 kg men results - Taekwondo - London 2012 Olympics". www.olympic.org. Retrieved 2015-09-11.
  5. ^ Taekwondo Data Francois Coulombe-Fortier