Brody Malone, Roping Cowboy To Olympian

Gymnastics – Artistic – Olympics: Day 3TOKYO, JAPAN - JULY 26: Brody Malone of Team United States competes on pommel horse during the Men's Team Final on day three of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Ariake Gymnastics Centre on July 26, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Cowboy, Brody Malone finishes a proud fourth place in the high bar event at the Tokyo Olympics.

American gymnast Brody Malone finished fourth in the high bar event final with a 14.200, the highest placing for any U.S. male gymnast in Tokyo.

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Competing in both rodeo and gymnastics, Brody was the top high-school recruit in the country. He chose Stanford, where the senior this fall has already won back-to-back NCAA national all-around championships in gymnastics.  Brody, a management science and engineering major is from Summerville, Ga.,
He grew up burying his grief in the gym and with earnings from his rodeo and his future earnings, he plans to dedicate some of his earnings to develop the Tracy Malone Foundation for cancer research.