Joey Peters

Birthdate: 5/21/1994
Program: Men's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Champaign, IL
Club: Champaign Gymnastics Academy
Head Coach: Joe Stallone
Other Coaches: Ryan Faught


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Career Highlights

  • 2017 NCAA team bronze medalist (Illinois)

Personal Information

Birthplace: Danville, PA USA
Hometown: Orefield, PA USA
Twitter: @peters_joey

Name of High School: Parkland High School
High School Graduation Year: 2012
Name of College: Illinois
Year you began gymnastics: 1997
Favorite Event: Pommel Horse
How did you get involved in gymnastics: I was very uncoordinated and my parents thought gymnastics would help
Favorite thing about gymnastics: New Skills
What are your goals for gymnastics?: Make an international team
Names of parents/guardians: Molly and Al
Names of sibling(s): Christy and David

Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: Math
Hobbies or favorite activities: Hanging with friends, Surfing, Golf
Favorite music: Rap/Hip-Hop, Lil Wayne, Drake
Favorite book(s): Harry Potter
Favorite movie(s): Hangover, Step Brothers, Transformers
Favorite TV show(s): Parks and Recreation, Man V. Food, That 70's Show
Favorite Food: Ice Cream
Charity Involvement: Special Olympics

National Competition Results

2017 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships, West Point, N.Y. - 3rd-Team
2017 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. -
2014 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships, Ann Arbor, Mich. - 4th-Team
2014 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. -
2013 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships, State College, Pa. - 6th-Team; 8th-AA
2012 Visa Championships, St. Louis, Mo. - 3rd-PB(T); 4th-PH; 6th-AA(T), SR; 7th-FX (Jr. 16-18)
2012 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Cincinnati, Ohio - 3rd-HB; 4th-SR; 6th-AA (16-18)
2012 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. -
2011 Visa Championships, Saint Paul, Minn. -
2011 National Qualifier, Colorado Springs, Colo. - 2nd-HB

International Competition Results

2012 Junior Pan American Championships, Medellin, Colombia - 2nd-Team; 5th-AA, SR; 6th-PH; 8th-HB
2012 USA vs. Canada Junior Team Competition, Colorado Springs, Colo. - 2nd-Team