USA Gymnastics | 2012 Olympic Trials Competitors
Chris Brooks
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Birthdate: 12/19/1986
Program: Men's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Colorado Spgs, CO
Club: U.S.O.T.C. Gymnastics
Head Coach: Tom Meadows


Career Highlights

  • 2014 Winter Cup Challenge all-around champion and high bar silver medalist
  • Alternate for the 2012 Olympic Team
  • 2012 U.S. parallel bars bronze medalist
  • USOC Athlete of the Month for March 2012
  • 2012 Winter Cup Challenge high bar bronze medalist
  • Alternate for the 2011 World Championships Team that won a bronze medal
  • Member of the 2010 World Championships Team
  • 2010 U.S. high bar champion
  • 2010 Winter Cup Challenge all-around champion


Personal Information

Full First Name: Christopher
Hometown: Houston, TX
Twitter: @cbrooks_wpr
Facebook: Facebook.com/pages/Chris-Brooks/34552662766

Name of College: University of Oklahoma
Degree/Major: Business Management
Year you began gymnastics: 1991
Favorite Event: Horizontal bar
How did you get involved in gymnastics: My father was a gymnast
Favorite thing about gymnastics: Getting extreme after a great set
What are your goals for gymnastics?: Team gold at the Olympics
Names of parents/guardians/spouse: Terry Brooks
Names of sibling(s): Brother Nick and sister Erica
Family members in sports: Brother did gymnastics. Sister did gymnastics and cheerleading


Interests Outside the Gym

Hobbies or favorite activities: Cars and motorcycles
Favorite music: Rap, Classic Rock
Favorite TV show(s): That 70's Show, The League, Sopranos, Jersey Shore
Favorite Food: Anything without onions

National Competition Results

2014 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 1st-AA; 2nd-HB; 5th-PB; 6th-PH
2012 U.S. Olympic Trials, San Jose, Calif. - 4th-AA(T); 5th-FX, SR, VT, PB; 7th-HB
2012 Visa Championships, St. Louis, Mo. - 3rd-PB(T); 5th-AA(T); 6th-SR
2012 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 3rd-HB; 4th-SR; 5th-AA, PB; 6th-VT(T)
2011 Visa Championships, Saint Paul, Minn. - 2nd-HB; 3rd-PB; 4th-AA; 7th-SR; 8th-PH
2010 Visa Championships, Hartford, Conn. - 1st-HB; 2nd-PB; 4th-AA; 5th-VT
2010 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 1st-AA, HB; 3rd-VT(T); 4th-SR; 6th-PB
2009 Visa Championships, Dallas, Texas - 7th-SR
2009 NCAA Men's Championships, Minneapolis, Minn. - 3rd-Team, FX; 4th-VT; 6th-AA
2009 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 3rd-FX; 4th-HB; 5th-AA; 10th-VT
2008 Visa Championships, Houston, Texas - 6th-FX

International Competition Results

2014 Pacific Rim Championships, Richmond, Canada - 1st-Team
2014 Cottbus World Cup, Cottbus, Germany - 4th-HB; 5th-PB
2013 Cottbus World Cup, Cottbus, Germany -
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships, Everett, Wash. - 1st-Team; AA, SR, HB; 2nd-PH; 4th-FX; 5th-PB
2011 World Championships, Tokyo, Japan - 3rd-Team (alternate)
2010 World Championships, Rotterdam, Netherlands - 4th-Team; 6th-HB
2010 Japan Cup, Tokyo, Japan - 3rd-Team
2010 Tyson American Cup, Worcester, Mass. - 3rd-AA

Videos of Chris Brooks

Interview after 2014 Pac Rim Champs Team Final
2014 Pac Rim Championships Team Final Pommel Horse
2014 Pac Rim Championships Team Final High Bar
2014 Pac Rim Championships Team Final P-Bars
2014 Pac Rim Championships Team Final Vault
2014 Pac Rim Championships Team Final Rings
2014 Pac Rim Championships Team Final Floor
2014 Winter Cup Finals Floor Exercise
2014 Winter Cup Finals Pommel Horse
2014 Winter Cup Finals Vault
2014 Winter Cup Finals Parallel Bars
2014 Winter Cup Finals High Bar
2014 Winter Cup Finals Still Rings
2014 Interview after Winter Cup Prelims
2014 Winter Cup Prelims Parallel Bars
2014 Winter Cup Prelims Floor Exercise
2014 Winter Cup Prelims Pommel Horse
2014 Winter Cup Prelims Still Rings
2014 Winter Cup Prelims Vault
2014 Winter Cup Prelims High Bar
2012 Interview after Olympic Trials Day 1
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Pommel Horse
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Still Rings
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Vault
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Parallel Bars
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 High Bar
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Floor Exercise
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Pommel Horse
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Still Rings
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Vault
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Parallel Bars
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 High Bar
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships FX final
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships PH final
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships SR final
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships PB final
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships HB final
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships FX
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships HB
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships PB
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships VT
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships SR
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships PH
2012 Winter Cup Finals High Bar
2012 Winter Cup Finals Vault
2012 Winter Cup Finals Pommel Horse
2012 Winter Cup Finals Floor Exercise
2012 Winter Cup Finals Parallel Bars
2012 Interview after Winter Cup prelims
2012 Winter Cup Prelims High Bar
2012 Winter Cup Prelims Parallel Bars
2012 Winter Cup Prelims Floor Exercise
2012 Winter Cup Prelims Vault
2012 Winter Cup Prelims Still Rings
2012 Winter Cup Prelims Pommel Horse
2011 Interview after Worlds prelims
2011 Interview after Worlds podium training
2011 Visa Championships Day 2 Floor Exercise
2011 Visa Championships Day 2 High Bar
2011 Visa Championships Day 2 Parallel Bars
2011 Visa Championships Day 2 Still Rings
2011 Visa Championships Day 2 Pommel Horse
2010 Interview after Worlds high bar final
2010 Interview after Worlds team final
2010 Interview after Worlds prelims
2010 Interview after Worlds podium training
2010 Visa Championships Day 2 Still Rings
2010 Visa Championships Day 2 Vault
2010 Visa Championships Day 2 Parallel Bars
2010 Visa Championships Day 2 Floor Exercise
2010 Visa Championships Day 2 Pommel Horse
2010 Visa Championships Day 2 High Bar
2010 Interview after Winter Cup and American Cup
2010 Tyson American Cup High Bar
2010 Tyson American Cup Parallel Bars
2010 Tyson American Cup Vault
2010 Winter Cup Finals High Bar
2010 Winter Cup Finals Still Rings
2010 Winter Cup Finals Parallel Bars
2010 Winter Cup Prelims High Bar
2010 Winter Cup Prelims Still Rings
2010 Winter Cup Prelims Parallel Bars
2010 Winter Cup Prelims Pommel Horse

LEGEND:

  • Women: AA = All Around | VT = Vault | UB = Uneven Bars | BB = Balance Bean | FX = Floor Exercise | (T) = Tie
  • Men: AA = All Around | FX = Floor Exercise | PH = Pommel Horse | SR = Still Rings | VT = Vault | PB = Parallel Bars | HB = Horizontal Bars | (T) = Tie

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