Special Olympics World Games. Athlete HQ: Brandon Wood

Brandon Wood is an aquatics athlete from Westfield, MA.


World Games Highlights/Results:

100 Meter Freestyle: BRONZE

4 x 100 Meter Relay: GOLD

200 Meter Freestyle: SILVER

100 Breaststroke: BRONZE

Incredible effort by Brandon. We learned that World Games takes a lot of endurance and energy. Brandon was able to stay strong and consistent all week. We are very proud of Brandon. Congratulations, B-Wood!!

Video of Brandon finishing first in preliminary round of 200-meter freestyle:

Video interview with Brandon and teammate Amanda Church:

Brandon with his brothers after winning Silver. According to Brandon’s dad Bill, there’s “nothing better!”


Brandon (far right) with swimming legend Michael Phelps:

Phelps w/ Special Olympics USA

Brandon (white cap) at finish line:


B-Wood rockin the GOLD:



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