Robert Kieffer


Hometown: Austin/Longview, Texas
Residence: Albuquerque, N.M.
Birth Date/Place: October 4, 1972/Bossier City, La.
Club: Gold Cup Gymnastics
Coach: Ed Burch
Previous Coach: Doug Stockton, Lance King
College: University of New Mexico
Year to Graduate: Fall, '96
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Years on National Team: 3 (1992-93, 1994-95, 1995-96)
Began Gymnastics: 1982
Favorite Apparatus/Event: Floor exercise, parallel bars
Hobbies: Playing volleyball, reading cook books, going to the mountains



Kieffer tied for the all-around gold medal at the 1995 U.S. Olympic Festival and won the gold medal on parallel bars at the 1994 U.S. Olympic Festival. He has a twin brother, Ricky, who competed in gymnastics at the University of Nebraska. .

International Competition

National Competition

updated: 06 Dec 1995