Japoy Lizardo

Most Popular
8, 1986
Manila, Philippines
Birth Sign
8, 1986 (age 34)
Manila, Philippines


Martial artist known for specializing in Taekwondo and for compering in the Finweight and Flyweight divisions representing the Philippines national team. He is known for having won multiple championships at the Southeast Asian Games including in Indonesia in 2011 where he earned gold. 

Before Fame

He first began studying Taekwondo at 11 years old. He earned his black belt at 12 and joined the Philippine Black Belt contingent and national team that same year. He became a member of the senior national team at 18 years old. In 2016, he began serving as head coach of the Philippine national team. 


He has competed in several Asian Championships through the Philippines national team and earned silver medals in 2006, 2010, and 2012. 

Family Life

He married fellow Taekwondo artist Janice Lagman-Lizardo in May of 2016. Together they had a son named Jace in February of 2017. 

Associated With

Su Lu-wen is a fellow Taekwondo artist also known for competing in the 2006 Asian Championships in Bangkok.