Ms. Evans was introduced to martial arts in 2000 when she began training in Kickboxing in North Vancouver. She earned her black belt in that system in December 2006, served as an assistant instructor from 2003 and enjoyed several 1st and 2nd place tournament finishes in continuous sparring. Ms. Evans began her ITF TaeKwon-Do training as a white belt with Destiny Martial Arts and was promoted to 2nd Dan in July 2018. She enjoys training with her two sons and instructing at DMA’s Airdrie location; she also sits on the Board of Directors for Destiny Martial Arts.
In September 2017, Ms. Evans won Gold in the Women’s Senior -75 kg Sparring division and Silver in Women’s Senior 1st Dan Patterns at the ITF HQ Korea Open World Championships in Barneveld, Netherlands.