Johnny Jacobson

Birthdate: 9/6/1996
Program: Men's Artistic
Level: Level 10 (17-18)
Current Residence: Syracuse, UT
Club: University Of Illinois
Head Coach: Gabrel Conner


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Career Highlights

  • 2017 NCAA team bronze medalist (Illinois)

Personal Information

Birthplace: Ogden, UT
Hometown: Syracuse, UT
Personal Website:
Twitter: @jacobsonjohnny

Name of High School: Syracuse High School
High School Graduation Year: 2015
Name of College: Illinois
Year you began gymnastics: 2001
Favorite Event: P-Bars
How did you get involved in gymnastics: Started with tumbling
Favorite thing about gymnastics: Performing and winning
What are your goals for gymnastics?: Scholarship, Sr. National Team, Olympics
Names of parents/guardians: Dathan & Lynell
Names of sibling(s): Brothers Jordan, Justin, Jalen. Sister Lonica
Family members in sports: Dad played college football, brothers play soccer, sister dances and tumbles

Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: Algebra 2, English
Hobbies or favorite activities: Camping, playing sports, hanging out with friends
Favorite book(s): Ender's Game
Favorite movie(s): Life of Pi
Favorite TV show(s): River Monsters, Untamed and Uncut
Favorite Food: Sushi
Other sports involvement: Basketball and football

National Competition Results

2017 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships, West Point, N.Y. - 3rd-Team
2017 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. -
2016 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships, Columbus, Ohio - 4th-Team
2015 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Daytona Beach, Fla. - 6th-SR(T) (JE 17)
2014 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Long Beach, Calif. - 2nd-PB; 9th-AA(T) (L10, 16)
2014 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. -
2013 P&G Championships, Hartford, Conn. - 3rd-PB; 5th-HB(T); 7th-AA, SR(T) (Jr. 15-16)
2013 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Portland, Ore. - 4th-PB; 9th-AA(T) (15-16)
2011 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Long Beach, Calif. - 7th-AA (L9 12-13)

International Competition Results

2013 International Junior Mexican Cup, Acapulco, Mexico - 1st-Team