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UCAPP Athlete Profiles: Rudi Brujin-Yard - Modern Pentathlon

Name: Rudi Bruijun-Yard

College: Downing

Studying: Veterinary Medicine


What inspires you?

"I've been inspired by a number of the Olympic Athletes over the years, especially the Olympic French Fencing team"

Rudi's sporting achievements over the past two years include placing 3rd at the U23 British Championships, being selected for the Epee Junior World Cups in Udine and Belgrade, and winning the Men’s individual and Team Varsity matches as Captain of the Cambridge University Modern Pentathlon team. This sporting year, Rudi aims to make selection for European and World Junior Championships, rank in the top five at Junior level, and make the podium at the U23 British Championships and the National Championships.

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