Bruce Mendiola was born in El Paso, TX. At the age of three years old, he relocated with his family to the Dallas/Ft. Worth area. Bruce was introduced to Special Olympics when he was in 5th grade and from that moment on he has been an athlete participating in several sports.
Bruce loves being around all his Special Olympic friends and enjoys every minute of it. Most of all Bruce has grown to be a very social and competitive person that loves to win all the medals he can, especially the gold.
In his downtime, Bruce enjoys being with family members, playing his XBOX games and hanging out with his friends.