Alex Diab

Birthdate: 4/25/1997
Program: Men's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Champaign, IL
Club: University Of Illinois
Head Coach: Paul Hamm


Career Highlights

  • 2021 U.S. still rings champion
  • 2021 Winter Cup still rings champion
  • 2020 Winter Cup still rings champion
  • 2019 U.S. still rings champion
  • 2019 NCAA still rings champion (Illinois)
  • 2019 Winter Cup still rings silver medalist
  • 2018 U.S. still rings silver medalist
  • 2018 NCAA still rings champion and team bronze medalist (Illinois)
  • 2018 Winter Cup still rings silver medalist
  • 2017 NCAA team bronze medalist (Illinois)

Personal Information

Birthplace: Hinsdale, IL
Hometown: Glen Ellyn, IL

Name of High School: Glenbard West
High School Graduation Year: 2015
Name of College: Illinois
Year you began gymnastics: 1999
Favorite Event: Floor or Rings
Favorite thing about gymnastics: Doing well in meets and learning new skills.
What are your goals for gymnastics?: Make the national team and olympic team.
Names of parents/guardians: Mark and Jennifer
Names of sibling(s): Max, Maddie, Anna, and Louie


Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: Math
Hobbies or favorite activities: Golf

National Competition Results

2021 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Fort Worth, Texas - 1st-SR
2021 Winter Cup, Indianapolis, Ind. - 1st-SR
2020 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 1st-SR
2019 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Kansas City, Mo. - 1st-SR
2019 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships, Champaign, Ill. - 1st-SR; 5th-Team; 7th-FX
2019 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 2nd-SR
2018 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Boston, Mass. - 2nd-SR
2018 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships, Chicago, Ill. - 1st-SR; 3rd-Team; 7th-FX(T)
2018 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 2nd-SR
2017 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships, West Point, N.Y. - 3rd-Team; 7th-SR
2017 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 6th-FX(T)
2016 P&G Championships, Hartford, Conn. -
2016 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships, Columbus, Ohio - 4th-Team; 5th-HB; 10th-AA(T)
2016 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 8th-SR
2015 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Daytona Beach, Fla. - 1st-SR; 3rd-AA; 4th-HB; 6th-FX(T) (JE 17)
2015 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. -
2014 P&G Championships, Pittsburgh, Pa. - 8th-SR
2014 National Qualifier, Colorado Springs, Colo. - 8th-SR(T)
2014 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Long Beach, Calif. - 1st-SR; 2nd-FX; 6th-AA (L10, 16)
2014 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. -
2013 P&G Championships, Hartford, Conn. - 3rd-SR; 4th-VT(T), HB (Jr. 15-16)
2013 Winter Cup Challenge - Las Vegas, Nev. -
2012 Visa Championships, St. Louis, Mo. - 3rd-SR; 8th-VT (Jr. 14-15)
2012 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Cincinnati, Ohio - 2nd-FX; 3rd-SR; 7th-AA (14-15)

International Competition Results

2019 World University Games, Naples, Italy - 6th-FX; 7th-SR
2017 World University Games, Taipei, Chinese Taipei - 7th-Team