Bradford Rupert
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    Bradford Rupert

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Stafford, Va.

    High School:
    North Stafford

    Height:
    5-9

    Event:
    PH, PB

    Club:
    Apollo

    FRESHMAN YEAR | 2014: Did not compete.

    HIGH SCHOOL | CLUB TEAM: North Stafford High School...graduated 14th in class...scored a perfect 800 on math SAT...earned rank of Eagle Scout...involved with school's JROTC and competed with drill team...competed at the club level for Apollo Gymnastics...coached by Jason Furr...qualified for Junior Olympic Nationals in 2013...three-time first-team Academic All-America selection (freshman, junior and senior years).

    PERSONAL: Full name is Bradford Lee Rupert Jr....nickname is "Krumpetz"...son of Bradford and Mary Rupert...father served in the Air Force for 21 years and retired in 2008 as a lieutenant colonel...has two younger sisters, Katrina and Kaitlyn...majoring in aeronautical engineering ...future plans include becoming a pilot...served as Operations Clerk and Element NCO...hobbies include playing video games and reading...has an aunt and uncle that currently serve in the Air Force...also has one grandfather that served in the Air Force...favorite event is the pommel horse, because "it has always been one of my best events. I really enjoy training it because if you do it really well it becomes an art form"...has webbed toes...completed Expeditionary Survival and Evasion Training (ESET) and Soaring over the summer ("I had a blast in soaring and it confirmed my desire to be a pilot")...member of Cadet Squadron 34.

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