Sport: Track and Field
Event: 400-meter, 4x400-meter
Birthplace: Los Angeles, Calif.
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.
High School: Long Beach Poly High School (Long Beach, Calif.) ‘07
College: University of Southern California ’12, Public Administration
London 2012 Olympic Games, silver (4x400-meter), 3rd (400-meter semifinal)
- 2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials, 3rd
- 2012 Pac-12 Outdoor Championships, 1st
- NCAA All-American (4x400-meter)
- 2006 junior national champion
Personal: Son of Bryant Nellum and LeShon Hughes...Selected to lead the U.S. delegation as the flag bearer for the Closing Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games.
USA Track and Field
Vote On Team USA's Top Athletes From August
Sept. 02, 2015
See which athletes made Team USA's Best of August nominations and vote on your favorites.
U.S. Men's 4x400-Meter Reigns Supreme As Team USA Wins Medal Count At Track Worlds
USA Track & Field Aug. 30, 2015
The U.S. women's 4x400-meter brought home silver as Team USA concludes the competition with 18 medals.
Twelve Inspiring Moments Of 2012
Amy Rosewater Dec. 28, 2012
The fall and rise of Jordyn Wieber, running through a broken leg and more
Team USA Breaks 27-Year-Old 4x100-Meter World Record
Jeffrey Lowe Aug. 10, 2012
U.S. women make history in 4x100-meter relay at the London 2012 Olympic Games.
Bryshon Nellum selected as Closing Ceremony flag bearer for 2012 U.S. Olympic Team
USOC Aug. 10, 2012
"His courage embodies the Olympic spirit." - USOC CEO Scott Blackmun