Tai Gopaul

Birthdate: 2/3/2004
Program: Men's Artistic
Level: Level 10 (17-18)
Current Residence: Buffalo Grove, IL
Club: Lakeshore Academy of Art Gymnastics
Head Coach: Arkadi Andryushchenko

Personal Information

Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Hometown: Toronto, Canada
Facebook: Facebook.com/Tai Gopaul

Name of High School: Adlai Stevenson High School
High School Graduation Year: 2022
Year you began gymnastics: 2006
Favorite Event: High Bar
How did you get involved in gymnastics: My mom got me involved to keep me busy as I had tons of energy and was always jumping around the house.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: Learning new skills
What are your goals for gymnastics?: Participate in Collegiate Gymnastics
Names of parents/guardians: Nicole and Jason Gopaul
Names of sibling(s): Devin Gopaul
Family members in sports: My brother Devin is in gymnastics too

Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: Science
Hobbies or favorite activities: Playing basketball and watching football
Favorite book(s): Unbroken
Favorite movie(s): Happy Gilmore
Favorite TV show(s): Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Favorite Food: Tacos
Charity Involvement: Beach Park Bed Building

National Competition Results

2021 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Fort Worth, Texas - 6th-HB; 8th-PH; 9th-AA (17-19)
2021 Men's Development Program National Championships, Daytona Beach, Fla. - 4th-PH(T), SR; 5th-AA; 6th-PB, HB(T) (JE L10 17)
2021 Winter Cup, Indianapolis, Ind. - (Jr. Div.)
2021 Elite Team Cup, Indianapolis, Ind. - 4th-Team
2019 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Reno, Nev. - 6th-PB (JE L10 Age 15)
2018 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Oklahoma City, Okla. - 8th-FX (JE L9 Age 14)
2017 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Kissimmee, Fla. - 9th-AA (JE L9 Age 13)
2016 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Battle Creek, Mich. - 1st-FX(T); 5th-AA(T) (L8 JO 11)

International Competition Results