Biography

17-year-old Dylan will be representing New Zealand in Artistic Gymnastics at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing. He will compete in the trampoline event in Nanjing and has also represented New Zealand at the 2013 Australian Youth Festival in Sydney where he placed 2nd in the same discipline. Dylan is a student at King’s College in Auckland and is a member of the Extreme Trampoline Club. His hobbies include hunting, shooting, fishing and mountain biking. Dylan began competing in 2005 and his sporting highlight so far is placing 1st at the 2009 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships. Dylan’s favourite quote is, “Champions aren’t made in the gym. Champions are made from something deep inside them, a desire, a dream, a vision.”