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Steven Lopez

Full name: Steven Lopez
Gender: Male
Height: 6-3 (191 cm)
Weight: 176 lbs (80 kg)
Born: November 9, 1978 in New York, New York, United States
Affiliations: Elite Taekwondo Centre
Country: USA United States
Sport: Taekwondo

Related Olympians: Brother of Diana Lopez; Brother of Mark Lopez.

Medals: 2 Gold, 1 Bronze (3 Total)

Biography

Apart from Hadj Saei Bonehkohal, Steven Lopez is the only Olympian to win three medals in taekwondo – one each time the sport has been held at the Olympics. He won his first title in the 68 kg class in Sydney, then moved up to the 80 kg class for his second gold in 2004. On the 2008 US Olympic team, Lopez was accompanied by his siblings Mark and Diana. All three of them medaled, with Steven taking bronze (80 kg), Mark silver (68 kg) and Diana bronze (57 kg). Besides his Olympic medals, Lopez has won a record five world titles, one in the lightweight division (2001) and four consecutive ones in the welterweight division (2003, 2005, 2007 and 2009).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
2000 Summer 21 Sydney Taekwondo Men's Featherweight United States USA 1 Gold
2004 Summer 25 Athina Taekwondo Men's Welterweight United States USA 1 Gold
2008 Summer 29 Beijing Taekwondo Men's Welterweight United States USA 3T Bronze
2012 Summer 33 London Taekwondo Men's Welterweight United States USA 11T

Men's Featherweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MR S DJ D R1DJ R2DJ R3DJ
2000 Summer 21 Sydney Taekwondo United States USA Final Round Match 1/2 1 2000-09-28 Lopez (USA) final score, Sin (KOR) final score 1 1 0 1 0 0
2000 Summer 21 Sydney Taekwondo United States USA Semi-Finals Match #2 1 2000-09-28 Lopez (USA) final score, Acharki (GER) final score 2 2 0 0 1 1
2000 Summer 21 Sydney Taekwondo United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #3 1 2000-09-28 Lopez (USA) superiority, Massimino (AUS) superiority 1 1 0 1 0 0
2000 Summer 21 Sydney Taekwondo United States USA Round One Match #6 1 2000-09-28 Lopez (USA) final score, Nolano (ITA) final score 7 7 0 4 1 2

Men's Welterweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MR S DJ D R1DJ R2DJ R3DJ PPE
2004 Summer 25 Athina Taekwondo United States USA Final Round Match 1/2 1 2004-08-28 Lopez (USA) final score, Tanrıkulu (TUR) final score 3 3 0 1 1 1
2004 Summer 25 Athina Taekwondo United States USA Semi-Finals Match #2 1 2004-08-28 Lopez (USA) final score, Karami (IRI) final score 7 8 1 5 2 1
2004 Summer 25 Athina Taekwondo United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #4 1 2004-08-28 Lopez (USA) final score, Estrada (MEX) final score 4 5 1 0 3 2
2004 Summer 25 Athina Taekwondo United States USA Round One Match #7 1 2004-08-28 Lopez (USA) final score, Rasheed (IRQ) final score 12 13 1 3 4 6
2008 Summer 29 Beijing Taekwondo United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #2 2 2008-08-22 Sarmiento (ITA) final score, Lopez (USA) 1 2 1 1 1 0
2008 Summer 29 Beijing Taekwondo United States USA Round One Match #3 1 2008-08-22 Lopez (USA) final score, Tanrıkulu (TUR) final score 3 4 1 0 0 4
2008 Summer 29 Beijing Taekwondo United States USA Repêchage Round One Match #3 1 2008-08-22 Lopez (USA) final score, Konan (CIV) final score 3 3 0 3 0 0
2008 Summer 29 Beijing Taekwondo United States USA Bronze Medal Matches Match #2 1 2008-08-22 Lopez (USA) final score, Əhmədov (AZE) final score 3 3 0 2 0 1
2012 Summer 33 London Taekwondo United States USA Round One Match #1 2 2012-08-10 Əzizov (AZE) final score, Lopez (USA) 2 1 1 0 1 1
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