Brian Budd

Height: 5-10
Weight: 105 kg
Birthdate: 03/22/1993
Hometown: Okemos, Mich.
Fourth Year at the NMU-OTS
Northern Michigan University
Major: Exercise Science/Pre-Medicine
Class Status: Senior
"The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but a lack of will."--Vince Lombardi

Weightlifting athlete Brian Budd headshot

Competition History


  • Fourth - National University Championships (Albuquerque, N.M.)
  • First - PEAK (Marquette)
  • First - Michigan State Championships (Grand Rapids)

2013 - 2014

  • First - Michigan State Championships (Lansing, Mich.)

2012 - 2013

  • Sixth - Junior Nationals (San Francisco, Calif.)

Life Goals

  • Attend Medical School and become a Doctor of Osteopathic medicine

Fun Facts/ Personal

  • Presented research in France and Europe for two weeks during the 2015 summer break
  • Spent the past summer (2014) on a medical internship in South Africa
  • Avid outdoorsman and fisherman