Name: Robert Neff
Sport: Gymnastics
Discipline(s): Artistic Gymnastics
Height: 5-8
Weight: 140
DOB: 10/9/1995
Birthplace: Brookfield, Wis.
Hometown: Brookfield, Wis.
High School: Brookfield Academy (Brookfield, Wis.) ‘14
College: Stanford University ‘18, Computer Science/German
Other Career Highlights
  • 2019 University of Calgary International Cup, 1st (team), 3rd (parallel bars), 4th (all-around) and 5th (pommel horse)
  • 2017 World University Games, 7th (team)
Personal: Son of Richard and Jo-Ann Neff…Has two siblings, Carolyn and Brian… Grandfather Lester Backhaus competed for the men’s gymnastics team at Syracuse University…Began gymnastics in 2000…Hobbies include playing frisbee, watching movies, reading graphic novels and playing medieval fantasy video games… Speaks German and French and volunteered as a German language instructor at a school in Milwaukee…Lived outside the U.S. for nine years, spending time in Australia, Switzerland and England…Favorite movie series are Star Wars and Spider-Man…Favorite TV show is Supernatural…Favorite food is cheesecake.