|Full name||Charmian Colette Sobers|
19 January 1973 |
Willemstad, Curaçao, Netherlands
|Height||1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)|
|Weight||65 kg (143 lb)|
Charmian Colette "Charmie" Sobers (born January 19, 1973 in Willemstad, Curaçao) is a retired Dutch taekwondo practitioner of Antillean descent. Sobers qualified for the Netherlands in the women's welterweight category (67 kg) at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens by finishing third and receiving a berth from the European Qualification Tournament in Baku, Azerbaijan. Sobers outclassed Great Britain's Sarah Bainbridge in the preliminary round of sixteen before losing out the quarterfinal match to Philippines' Mary Antoinette Rivero with a default score of 4–10.
- "Charmie Sobers". Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 29 September 2013.
- "Thijs en Charmie verzekerd van Olympische startplaats" [Thijs and Charmie are assured of Olympic spots] (in Dutch). Taekwondobond Nederland. Retrieved 29 September 2013.
- Tacujan, Lito (30 August 2004). "Hurting Rivero comes out winner despite loss". Philippine Star. Retrieved 29 September 2013.
- "Wynne wins kayak bronze". The Daily Telegraph. 28 August 2004. Retrieved 29 September 2013.
- "Taekwondo – Women's Welterweight (67kg)". Athens 2004. BBC Sport. 12 August 2004. Retrieved 29 September 2013.
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