Name: Brandon Briones
Sport: Gymnastics
Discipline(s): Artistic Gymnastics
Event(s): All-around, Still Rings, High Bar, Floor, Pommel Horse, Parallel Bars, Vault
Height: 5-3
Weight: 130
DOB: 4/29/2001
Birthplace: Park Ridge, Ill.
Hometown: Gilbert, Ariz.
High School: Gilbert High School (Gilbert, Ariz.) ‘19
Youth Olympic Games Experience
  • Buenos Aires 2018
Other Career Highlights
  • 2018 U.S. Junior Gymnastics Championships, 1st (all-around, still rings, high bar), 3rd (floor, pommel horse, parallel bars), 6th (vault)
  • 2018 Junior Pan American Championships, 1st (team, all-around), 2nd (still rings, high bar), 3rd (vault), 6th (floor, pommel horse, parallel bars)
  • 2018 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, 1st (all-around, still rings, parallel bars, high bar), 2nd (floor, pommel horse), 5th (vault)
Personal: Son of Deo and Laurie...Has two siblings, Natalie and Dylan, who both do gymnastics...Got involved in gymnastics in 2007 after teaching himself how to do a handstand and walk on his hands. His parents then decided to enroll him in gymnastics...Favorite event is floor...Hobbies include reading, swimming, solving puzzles and hiking...Favorite books are the Harry Potter series...Favorite school subject is biology...Enjoys rap, electronic music, the Walking Dead and the Office...Favorite foods are steak, noodles and Thai food...Can solve a Rubik’s cube in under a minute.