Chris Cameron
Birthdate: 1/16/1989
Program: Men's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Gainsville, FL
Club:
Head Coach: Vitaly Marinitch
Career Highlights
  • Member of the 2010 World Championships Team.
  • 2010 NCAA all-around and team champion with the University of Michigan.
About Chris Cameron
Hometown: Gainesville, FL
Name of College: University of Michigan
Degree/Major: BGS
Year you began gymnastics: 1997
Favorite Event: Pommel horse
How did you get involved in gymnastics: My parents had me try different sports. I was a kid who was always climbing and jumping off of furniture. Gymnastics was natural for me.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: Winning
What are your goals for gymnastics?: Reaching my full potential
Names of parents/guardians/spouse: Susanne Heckman
Names of sibling(s): Brothers Carl & Matthew, sister Sarah
Interests Outside the Gym
Hobbies or favorite activities: Relaxing
Favorite music: Rock
Favorite book(s): The Illiad
Favorite TV show(s): Sportscenter
Favorite Food: Protein
National Competition Results
  • 2011 Visa Championships, Saint Paul, Minn. - 5th-SR
  • 2011 National Qualifier, Colorado Springs, Colo. - 1st-PH; 2nd-AA; 3rd-FX, SR(T)
  • 2011 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships, Columbus, Ohio - 5th-Team
  • 2011 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. -
  • 2010 Visa Championships, Hartford, Conn. - 2nd-PH; 5th-SR
  • 2010 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships, West Point, N.Y. - 1st-Team, AA; 4th-SR; 7th-PB(T)
  • 2010 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 2nd-FX, PH; 3rd-AA, PB; 8th-SR
  • 2009 Visa Championships, Dallas, Texas - 3rd-FX
  • 2009 NCAA Men's Championships, Minneapolis, Minn. - 2nd-Team; 4th-FX; 6th-PH; 9th-PB; 10th-SR
  • 2009 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 4th-PB, SR; 7th-FX; 9th-AA
  • 2007 Visa Championships, San Jose, Calif. - (Jr. Div., 16-18 year old)
  • 2007 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 6th-PH (Jr. Div., 14-15 year old)
  • 2006 Visa Championships, St. Paul, Minn. - 1st-PH; 2nd-AA, FX; 6th-SR (Jr. Div., 16-18 year old) (Jr. Div.)
  • 2005 Visa Championships, Indianapolis, Ind. - 1st-PB; 8th-AA (Jr. Div.)
International Competition Results
  • 2010 World Championships, Rotterdam, Netherlands - 4th-Team
  • 2010 Japan Cup, Tokyo, Japan - 3rd-Team; 9th-AA
  • 2010 Pacific Rim Championships, Melbourne, Australia - 1st-Team, PH; 2nd-FX; 4th-AA, PB; 8th-SR
  • 2005 Mexican International Invitational, Cancun, Mexico - 1st-FX; 4th-AA
LEGEND
  • Women: AA = All Around | VT = Vault | UB = Uneven Bars | BB = Balance Beam | 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
  • Rhythmic: AA = All Around | RP = Rope | HP = Hoop | BA = Ball | CL = Clubs | RB = Ribbon | (T) = Tie
  • Acro: DY = Dynamic | BL = Balance | AA = All Around
  • T&T: TR = Trampoline | TU = Tumbling | DM = Double Mini | SY = Synchronized Trampoline