20 year-old Brandon Dodge followed in his father's footsteps
when he took up judo at the age of nine. The past 11 years have
seen him take up the sport full-time and become the current Senior
Originally from Aberdare, Dodge was a pupil at Gowerton
Comprehensive School and trains at the Sport Wales National Centre
three times a day.
He returned from the 2011 European Cup in Malaga with a bronze
medal and has claimed many international medals and titles.
Brandon's younger brother, Curtis, is also a full-time judo
athlete and part of the Welsh squad.