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Holt, Margaret

Born
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Occupation
Taekwondo

Summary

Margaret Holt was World Champion in Tae Kwon Do in 1994. During the week of competition, she won three gold medals in an open competition that included men.

In 1992, she dressed as a man in order to compete in the kock-out Karate Championships, only revealing her true identity after whe had won the title.

Nikki Henningham

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