Six-time Dutch Taekwondo champion Kevin Brent enjoys fitness as a hobby. Works in a Cleanwash box sink. Photo: André Wema Photography
In Sportret’s weekly section, a regional celebrity from the sport is asked to do something about his body. This time it was the turn of Taekwondoka, 23-year-old Kevin Brent, from Hoogeveen.
Date of birth and location
June 5, 1997 in Hoogeveen.
Operations Manager at Cleanwash Box Sink.
Never back down.
My favorite TV show
Game of thrones.
Favorite vacation destination
The most important lesson from my father
Hard work is fine, but do it with pleasure!
The best feature
The worst feature
You can wake me up for
Show UFC Parties (MMA).
Best decision ever
He left my further education to work for my father and uncle’s company.
Exercise, meet up with friends.
I don’t regret anything.
To be late.
The way to start is to stop talking and get to work.
I cried the last time
I can’t remember this.
To give up control.
The most beautiful personal sporting moment
Winning Dutch championships in both Junior and Senior in the same year (at age 17).
All kinds of pasta.
Iced beer from time to time.
Be successful in business, sports, and as a coach.
I’d like to have lunch with
My main rewards
6-time Dutch champion, first place “Netherlands Open” (International Taekwondo Championship in Eindhoven). 1
Place “Trelleborg Open” (International Taekwondo Championship in Trelleborg, Sweden). 2
Put “Berlin Open” (International Taekwondo Championship in Berlin). Various awards in national and international tournaments. Black belt holder.