Johann is the best example of "We have to give our kids with T21 the opportunity to try and they will astonish the world." He just started TKD 4 years ago, and has made an enormous improvement in his physical and cognitive capabilities. Click here to read more about Johann's profile. If Johann makes it to the World Championships in September, he will send a powerful message to the world that making a great effort to achieve a better yourself, regardless if you have special needs or not, is the best life's lesson one can learn.
"I want to be the first person to represent Special Needs Taekwon Do at the Opening Ceremony of the 2011 Taekwon Do World Championships."
"I can't wait to go to Korea and show the world what special needs people can do. Thanks to supporting me. I can do anything!"
Johann needs your support to win the AMP scholarship by 'people's choice.' To vote for Johann visit Johann’s page on the AMP People’s Choice Awards website, and click on the orange ‘Vote for me’ button on the top left of the page and you can see above the photo of Johann. Voting closes on 17th July, 2011. Only 15 days to go.