Elisa Au

Elisa Au

WKF World Silver Medalist (2008) WKF World Champion x2 (2004) - First Athlete to Double Gold Individually at a World Championship WKF World Champion (2002)

Athlete Bio




Chicago, IL


Punahou University of Hawaii

I started karate at the age of 5 at a YMCA class across the street from my house growing up....I have a civil engineering degree at University of Hawaii at Manoa....James Sullivan award nominee 2005... Business owner for 14 years...Three things people may not know about me is I am a mom of two amazing kids, I played piano for 12 years, and I love to cook and bake
  • 8 x PKF medalist
  • 9 x USA Open Gold medalist
  • 18 x USA Karate National Champion
  • K1 Series A Salzburg Bronze Medalist (2017)
  • 2010 World Combat Games Silver medalist
  • 2010 WKF Bronze medalist (first USA Women's Team Kumite Medal)
  • 2005 World Games Silver medalist


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