NAME: Donny Robinson
BIRTHPLACE: Napa, Calif.
HOMETOWN: Napa, Calif.
OLYMPIC EXPERIENCE: 2008
OLYMPIC MEDALS: 2008 (bronze)
SOCIAL SITES: Facebook
PERSONAL NOTES: Donny finds the time to participate in his other passions which include tennis, golf, singing and dancing.
- Donny became the first BMX athlete in history to win a UCI junior men's World Championship in the cruiser class (26-inch wheels) and the standard 20-inch class in the same year.
- A former competitive gymnast for eight years, Donny credits his former sport for building his upper-body and leg strength, as well as teaching him how to crash.
- Donny was the first-ever USA Cycling BMX National Champion at the inaugural event in 2007.
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