Name: Ruben Padilla
Sport: Gymnastics
Discipline(s): Trampoline Gymnastics
Height: 5-4
Weight: 135
DOB: 1/5/2001
Birthplace: Antioch, Calif.
Hometown: Oakley, Calif.
High School: Herriman High School (Herriman, Utah)
Team/Club: Wasatch
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2018 – silver (double mini), 4th (team all-around)
  • Years of participation: 2018
  • Silver – 2019 (double mini)
Personal: Son of Nelia Padilla…Began gymnastics at age 5…His mother enrolled him in a gymnastics class because he always used furniture as gym equipment when he was a child…Hobbies include traveling, meeting new people, learning about different cultures, reading, swimming, playing video games, listening to music, hiking, gym training and spending time with his family…Volunteers at a non-profit organization at least 20 hours a week…Helps his mom make projects and activities for the special needs children that she works with…Fluent in Spanish.