Mrs. Myleene started training under Shihan Lamei in 2012, after Shihan put a gi in her lap and said, “Your first class starts in 30 minutes!” She competed in her first Georgia Karate League tournament in November of 2012 and won a Silver medal in kata. Since that time, she has won numerous medals at state and regional tournaments. She became a three time champion at the 2013 USA National Karate Championships, and in the 2017 Championships, she added another gold medal to her resume. Her favorite national Gold medal is in the Family Kata category that she shares with her sons, Alex and Andrew. Mrs. Myleene is a USA Karate Federation Certified Coach and aides in training the Team UKF competition team.