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Brandy Johnson (USA)

1989 World V Silver Medalist
1989 American Cup Champion
1989 US National AA Champion

Medal Total

World Championships:  1 Silver


Brandy was born on April 30, 1973.  She spent most of her gymnastics career at Brown's Gym in Orlando with coaches Rita and Kevin Brown; she trained briefly with Bela Karolyi prior to the 1988 Olympics.  Brandy retired in 1990 and married Bill Scharpf, a professional waterskiier and stuntman.  Their daughter, Sydney, was born in July 2000.


Competition Results

1986
Jr. JO Nationals:  1st AA, 1st V, 1st B, 1st FX
Jr. Peachtree Classic:  1st AA
North Shore Invitational:  1st AA, 1st V, 1st FX
USAIGC Championships:  2nd AA

1987
Chunichi Cup: 12th AA
Jr. USA Championships:  1st AA
North Shore Invitational:  1st AA, 1st V, 1st UB, 1st B, 2nd FX

1988
American Cup:
Intl. Mixed Pairs:  10th Team
Olympics:  4th Team, 10th AA, 5th V
US Classic:  2nd AA
US Olympic Trials:  4th AA
USA Championships:  6th AA, 2nd FX, 3rd V, 5th B

1989
American Cup:  1st AA
Cottbus International:  1st AA
Intl. Mixed Pairs:  9th Team
US Challenge: 1st AA
USA Championships:  1st AA, 1st V, 1st B, 1st FX, 5th UB
USA-USSR Dual Meet:  2nd Team, 1st AA
World Championships:  4th Team, 7th AA, 2nd V

1990
American Cup: 
US Olympic Festival:  1st AA, 1st V
US Championships:  3rd AA, 1st V, 1st FX
World Cup:  6th UB, 7th B, 8th FX

1991
World Professional Champs:  1st V, 2nd B, 2nd FX

1996
Reese's International:  2nd AA


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