Name: Anna van Brummen
Sport: Fencing
Discipline(s): Epee Fencing
Event(s): Individual, Team
Height: 5-9
Weight: 130
DOB: 8/15/1994
Birthplace: Houston, Texas
Hometown: Houston, Texas
High School: Awty International School (Houston, Texas) ‘12
College: Princeton University '17, Geoscience
Team/Club: Alliance Fencing Academy
Coach(es): Andrey Geva
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 5th (team)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2017 – 7th (team), 38th (individual)
  • Years of participation: 2014, 2015, 2017
  • Top finish: 5th – 2015 (team)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2017 Pan American Championships (Team), gold
  • 2017 NCAA Championships, gold
  • 2016 Suzhou World Cup, gold
  • 2016 July Challenge (Division I), gold
  • 2016 December North American Cup (Division I), bronze
  • 2015 NCAA Championships, bronze
Personal: Daughter of Gayle and Christopher van Brummen...Started fencing when she was 8.... Hobbies include reading, watching TV and playing the viola...Speaks French and Russian....Works as an environmental scientist in Santa Barbara...Favorite television shows are ‘The Office’, ‘Parks and Recreation’, and ‘Arrested Development’...Helped win gold at the 2017 Pan American Championships (Team)