Dex Ian Chavez, a Cadiz resident, will represent the country in the 2019 Manchester World Taekwondo Championships on May 15-19, 2019, in Manchester, United Kingdom.
The youngest member of the Philippine National Taekwondo Team, Dex Ian is only 17 years old.
He already competed in the Youth Olympic Games and World Championships in a North African country of Tunisia sometime in April 2018 and Taekwondo Grandslam in Wuxi, China last April 2019.
Currently, he is studying at Arellano University in Manila, taking up Bachelor of Hotel and Restaurant Management.
He is the son of taekwondo coach/ trainer Dexter Chavez./*