Name: Chris Brooks
Sport: Gymnastics
Discipline(s): Artistic Gymnastics
Event(s): Team
Height: 5-8
Weight: 165
DOB: 12/19/1986
Birthplace: Houston, Texas
Hometown: Houston, Texas
High School: Cypress Creek High School (Houston, Texas) ‘05
College: University of Oklahoma ‘09, Business Management
Team/Club: United States Olympic Training Center Gymnastics
Coach(es): Andriy Stepanchenko, Tom Meadows
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2016)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, 5th (team); 14th (all-around)
  • London 2012 Olympic Games, alternate
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2015 – 5th (team), 6th (high bar)
  • Years of participation: 2010, 2015
  • Medals: 1 (1 bronze)
  • Bronze – 2010 (team)
Personal: Son of Terry and the late Larry Brooks...Has one brother, Nick, and one sister, Erica...Competed in gymnastics for the University of Oklahoma, where he helped lead the Sooners to the 2008 NCAA title...Interests include cars and motorcycles...Began gymnastics in 1991...Favorite event is horizontal bar.