Name: Brett Thompson
Position: Forward
Sport: Rugby
Event(s): Sevens
Height: 6-4
Weight: 224
DOB: 8/17/1990
Birthplace: Tempe, Ariz.
Hometown: Tempe, Ariz.
High School: Marcos de Niza High School (Tempe, Ariz.) ‘09
College: University of Arizona
Team/Club: Men’s Eagles Sevens
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 6th
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2018 – 6th
  • Years of participation: 2013, 2015, 2018
  • Top Finish: 6th – 2018
Personal: Son of Susan and Wilbert Thompson and brother of Kieran and Ryan…Grew up around rugby and a very sporty family…Originally went to college to play football at the University of Arizona but left when rugby was accepted into the Olympics...Fascinated by new cultures, innovative technology and enjoys exploring new countries as well as wild nature and spending time with his girlfriend.