Jake Dalton

Gymnastics

Name: Jake Dalton
Sport: Gymnastics
Discipline(s): Artistic Gymnastics
Event(s): Team
Height: 5-5
Weight: 150
DOB: 8/19/1991
Birthplace: Reno, Nev.
Hometown: Sparks, Nev.
High School: Spanish Springs High School (Sparks, Nev.) ‘09
College: University of Oklahoma ‘14, Multidisciplinary Studies
Team/Club: University of Oklahoma
Coach(es): Mark Williams, Nori Iwai
Olympic Experience
  • Two-time Olympian (2012, 2016)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, 5th (team); 6th (floor)
  • London 2012 Olympic Games, 5th (team, floor exercise)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2014 – bronze (team, vault); 4th (floor exercise)
  • Years of participation: 2009, 2011, 2013-14
  • Medals: 4 (1 silver, 3 bronzes)
  • Silver – 2013 (floor exercise)
  • Bronze – 2011 (team); 2014 (team, vault)
Personal: Son of Tim and Denise Dalton...Has one sister, Jessi...Married to Kayla Dalton, who also competed in gymnastics at the University of Oklahoma...Won four NCAA titles, including the 2012 all-around title...Became involved with gymnastics through his baseball coach...His parents own the gymnastics club he trained at while growing up...Started his own clothing line, Mesomorphic Clothing, to inspire younger gymnasts to live a healthy lifestyle...Interests include camping, hiking, sports cars, electronics and reading military books.

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