Stephen McCain


2004 Olympic Team Member Alternate
2001 World Championships Team - Silver Medal
2000 Olympic Team Member
1999 World Championships Team Member
1999 Pan American Team
1996 Individual Event World Championships Semifinalist
1994 Team World Championships Team Member

 

 

Hometown:

Houston, Texas
Residence: Colorado Springs, Colo.
Birth Date/Place: January 9, 1974/Houston, Texas
Club: Gattaca - USOTC
Coach: Vitaly Marinitch
Previous Coaches: Tim Erwin, Kevin Mazeika, Doug Macey
Favorite Event: High Bar
Began Gymnastics: 1984
Years on Jr. National Team: 2 (1987-89)
Years on Sr. National Team:

11 ½ (1992-04, Fall 2004)

   


Personal Info

McCain was a member of the 2001 World Championships Team that earned an unprecedented silver medal. He also represented the United States at the 2000 Olympic Games and has been on four U.S. World Championship Teams. He aspires for a career in business. McCain, a graduate of UCLA, maintains a gymnastics website with former national team member Jay Thornton called "American Gymnast Journal" at www.american-gymnast.com. McCain enjoys reading, listening to music and computers.


International Competition

2004

Pacific Alliance Championships, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA; 1st -Team

2004

DTB-Cottbus FIG World Cup Event, Cottbus, GER

2003

Jurassic Classic, Calgary, Alberta, CAN; 1st -Team

2001

World Championships, Ghent, BEL; 2nd -Team, 4th -FX, AA Finalist

2001

Goodwill Games, Brisbane, AUS

2001

World University Games, Beijing, CHN

2001

World Stars Competition, Moscow, RUS; 4th -FX, 2nd -HB

2000

Olympic Games, Sydney, AUS; 5th -Team

2000

Visa American Cup Series, RCA Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev., USA ; 3rd -FX

1999

World Championships, Tianjin, CHN; 5th Team

1999

Pan American Games, Winnipeg, CAN; 2nd -Team, AA, 4th -R

 

National Competition

2004

U.S. Olympic Team Trials, Anaheim, Calif.

2004

Visa U.S. Championships, Nashville, Tenn.; 3rd -PH

2004

Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev.; 5th -AA, 3rd -FX

2003

U.S. Championships, Milwaukee, Wis.; 3rd -HB

2003

Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev.; T2nd -FX, 3rd -HB

2002

Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev.; Individual Event Finalist

2001

U.S. Championships, Philadelphia, Pa.; 3rd -AA, T3rd -PB

2001

Men's GymJam National Qualifier, Santa Barbara, Calif.

2000

Olympic Trials, Boston, Mass.; 4th -AA

2000

John Hancock U.S. Gymnastics Championships, St. Louis, Mo.; 4th -AA, Olympic Trials Qualifier

2000

Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev.; 1st -AA, 2nd -SR, 2nd -HB

1999

World Team Trials, Kansas City, Mo.

1999

John Hancock U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Sacramento, Calif.; National Team Member, T2nd -SR

1999

Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev.; AA Qualifier


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