Name: Brandis Miyazaki
Position: Male Elite Kumite -60kg
Sport: Karate
Discipline(s): Karate
Height: 5'6"
DOB: 4/26/1989
Birthplace: Wahiawa, Hawaii
Hometown: Wahiawa, Oahu, Hawaii
High School: Leilehua High School
College: University of Hawaii-Manoa
Coach(es): Shannon Nishi-Patton
Other Career Highlights
  • 2015 Pan American Games -60 kg Bronze medal
  • 2012 Pan American Championships -60 kg Gold medal
  • 2012 North American Cup -60 kg Silver medal
  • 2011 US Open -60 kg Silver medal
  • 2011 Pan American Championships -60 kg Bronze medal
  • 2010 World University Championships -60 kg 7th place
  • 2009 18-20 year old Kata Bronze medal
  • 2004 14-15 year old +50 kg Bronze medal
  • 7x National champion
  • Senior National Team member 2010-present
  • Junior National Team member 2004-2009
  • 6x Senior National Team Member
Advice to Younger Athletes: Be disciplined and consistent while also loving and enjoying what you do. If you take like too seriously, you will miss the great moments that lie along your path to greatness.