Chandler Eggleston

Birthdate: 4/4/1995
Program: Men's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Champaign, IL
Club: University Of Illinois
Head Coach: Jim Shaw


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Career Highlights

  • 2018 NCAA team & high bar bronze medalist (Illinois)
  • 2017 NCAA high bar silver medalist and team bronze medalist (Illinois)
  • 2014 NCAA floor and vault silver medalist (Illinois)
  • 2014 Winter Cup Challenge vault champion (tie)
  • 2012 Winter Cup Challenge vault silver medalist (tie)

Personal Information

Birthplace: High Point, NC
Hometown: Jamestown, NC
Twitter: @egg_chanwich

Name of High School: Southwest Guilford
High School Graduation Year: 2013
Name of College: Illinois
College Graduation Year: 2017
Degree/Major: Community Health
Year you began gymnastics: 2002
Favorite Event: High Bar
How did you get involved in gymnastics: My friend had his birthday party at a gymnastics gym, and I ended up liking it so much my parents enrolled me in classes.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: Learning new skills
Names of parents/guardians: Calvin & Peggy Eggleston
Names of sibling(s): LaTonya Renee Hairston

Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: Health Economics
Hobbies or favorite activities: Watching Netflix, Listening to music, hanging out with friends
Favorite music: Hip Hop/Rap, Deep House
Favorite book(s): Maximum Ride Series
Favorite TV show(s): Quantico, Shameless, How to Get Away With Murder
Favorite Food: Macaroni and Cheese

National Competition Results

2018 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships, Chicago, Ill. - 3rd-Team, HB
2017 P&G Championships, Anaheim, Calif. -
2017 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships, West Point, N.Y. - 2nd-HB; 3rd-Team; 6th-FX(T)
2016 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships, Columbus, Ohio - 4th-Team
2014 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships, Ann Arbor, Mich. - 2nd-FX, VT; 4th-Team
2014 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 1st-VT(T); 6th-HB; 8th-FX
2013 P&G Championships, Hartford, Conn. - 1st-FX; 2nd-VT, HB; 4th-AA; 8th-PB(T) (Jr. 17-18)
2013 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Portland, Ore. - 1st-FX, VT; 7th-AA (17-18)
2013 Winter Cup Challenge - Las Vegas, Nev. - 3rd-VT; 4th-FX
2012 Visa Championships, St. Louis, Mo. - 1st-VT; 3rd-FX (Jr. 16-18)
2012 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Cincinnati, Ohio - 2nd-VT; 3rd-FX (16-18)
2012 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 2nd-VT(T)
2011 Visa Championships, Saint Paul, Minn. - 3rd-FX (Jr. 14-15)
2011 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Long Beach, Calif. - 1st-FX; 4th-VT (14-15)

International Competition Results