Mark Booth


Hometown: Reno, Nev.
Residence: Palo Alto, Calif.
Date/Place of Birth: July 23, 1972/Yerington, Nev.
Club: Stanford University
Coach: Sadao Hamada
Previous Coach: Bill Miller
School: Stanford University
Year in School: Graduated Spring '95
Years on National Team: 2 (1995-96, 1996-97)
Major: Human Biology/Pre-Dental
Began Gymnastics: 1980
Favorite Apparatus/Event: Floor exercise, pommel horse
Hobbies: Reading, watching movies, listening to music, dancing, and diving



Booth moved from 28th all-around in '94 to ninth in 1995. He would like to pursue a career in pediatric dentistry and does research in the areas of nutrition and exercise physiology at a V.A. Hospital. Booth's sister, Kristie Booth Shipp, was also a competitive gymnast.

International Competition

National Competition

updated: 17 Feb 1997