Hamide Bıkçın Tosun

Olympic athlete

1978 –

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Who is Hamide Bıkçın Tosun?

Hamide Bıkçın Tosun is a female Turkish Taekwondo athlete, who competed in the Women's 49-57 kg weight class at the 2000 Summer Olympics held in Sydney, Australia and won the bronze medal.

She began Taekwondo already in her early age of 8 and became national champion in children's and girl's categories. After winning the European and World championships, she married and became mother of a daughter Zeynep. Hamide Bıkçın Tosun suspended her active fighting sports life in the years 1996 and 1997. She started again 1998 to perform taekwondo and represented Turkey at the 2000 Olympics.

She is member of the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Club.

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Born
Jan 24, 1978
Turkey
Also known as
  • Hamide Bikcin
Nationality
  • Turkey

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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