Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Chris Brooks

Chris Brooks is an American gymnast, specializing in artistic gymnastics. He recently qualified to compete for the 2012 London Olympics as an alternate. 

Born: December 19, 1986 in Houston, Texas
Height: 5'8"
Weight: -
Website: -

Career Highlights:

  • Placed fourth, together with Jake Dalton, in 2012 US Olympic Trials
  • Competed for University of Oklahoma gymnastics team in college from 2005-2009
  • Member of the US Junior National team, 1999-2001, 2002-2005
  • Was injured in 2004
  • Won gold medal at 2003 US National Championships
  • Won four golds in 2012 Pacific Rim Championships (team, all around, still rings, horizontal bar) and a silver (pommel horse)
  • US National championships: gold (2012, horizontal bar), silver (2010, horizontal bar and 2011, parallel bars) and bronze (2012 and 2011, parallel bars)

1 comment:

  1. Hope he gets his chance at the London Olympics. I know he is an alternate, but he is really good.