THOMAS Kristian
Great Britain
GBR
Title
Mr
Lastname
THOMAS
Firstname
Kristian
Gender
male
Height
180 cm / 5' 11''
Country
Great Britain
Place of birth
Wolverhampton
Year of birth
1989 (30 y.o.)
Discipline(s)
Men's Artistic Gymnastics
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Hobbies
Supporting English football club Wolverhampton Wanderers. (sports-insight.co.uk, 27 Apr 2015)
Occupation
Athlete, Personal Trainer
Spoken languages
English
Club
Earls Gymnastics Club [Halesowen, ENG]
Coach
Andrei Popov [personal]; Michelle Bradley [personal]; Eddie van Hoof [national], GBR (british-gymnastics.org, 16 May 2016)
International senior debut
2006 for England, Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, Australia (british-gymnastics.org, 30 Mar 2014)
Injuries
A fractured tibia in March 2013 ruled him out of the 2013 European Championships in Moscow, Russian Federation. (shropshirestar.com, 07 Oct 2013; wv11.co.uk, 07 Oct 2013)
Start sporting career
He took up the sport at age five when his mother took him to a recreational gymnastics session at Earls Gymnastics Club. (kristianthomas.co.uk, 13 Aug 2012)
Reason for taking up the sport
He was clumsy as a child and his family thought gymnastics would aid his co-ordination. (thetimes.co.uk, 27 Jul 2012)
Trainings
He trains for 30 hours per week, six hours per day at the British gymnastics national centre in Mildenhall. (sports-insight.co.uk, 27 Apr 2015)
Most memorable sporting achievement
Winning a bronze medal in the team competition at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (metro.co.uk, 09 Oct 2013)
Rituals
He always puts his right hand guards on before his left. (thetimes.co.uk, 27 Jul 2012)
Philosophy / Motto
"I'm in it for the thrill." (BBC, 15 Sep 2011)
Additional information
General
NATIONAL FIRST
He won Britain's first medal in the vault discipline at the world championships, when he claimed the bronze medal at the 2013 World Championships in Antwerp, Belgium. (dailystar.co.uk, 07 Oct 2013; shropshirestar.com, 07 Oct 2013)

BREAKING THE DROUGHT
He was a member of the British men's team that won a bronze medal in the team all-around at the 2012 Olympic Games in London, which was the first Olympic medal for Great Britain in men's gymnastics since 1912. (bbc.co.uk, 31 Jul 2012)

Last update : 2016-09-23

Olympic Games

2016 - Games of the XXXI Olympiad RIO DE JANEIRO (BRA)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
58
Score Qualif.
58.532 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
7
Score Final
15.058
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
15.233
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
38
Score Qualif.
14.166
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
13
Score Qualif.
14.900
Team
Rank Final
4
Score Final
269.752
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
268.670

2012 - Games of the XXX Olympiad LONDON (GBR)

All-Around
Rank Final
7
Score Final
89.406 
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
90.256 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
11
Score Qualif.
15.366
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
25
Score Qualif.
14.133
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
35
Score Qualif.
14.566
Vault
Rank Final
8
Score Final
15.533
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
15.983
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
37
Score Qualif.
14.625
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
15.366
Team
Rank Final
3
Score Final
271.711
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
272.420
Test Events Olympic Games

2012 - XXX Olympic Games - Test Events LONDON (GBR)

All-Around
Rank Final
2
Score Final
89.132 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
3
Score Final
15.333
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
15.066
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
20
Score Qualif.
14.033
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
20
Score Qualif.
14.500
Vault
Rank Final
3
Score Final
15.849
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
16.000
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
38
Score Qualif.
14.300
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
1
Score Final
14.933
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
15.133
Team
Rank Final
1
Score Final
358.227
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
World Championships

2015 - 46th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships GLASGOW (GBR)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
209
Score Qualif.
58.432 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
20
Score Qualif.
14.633
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
93
Score Qualif.
13.900
Vault
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
19
Score Qualif.
14.433
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
20
Score Qualif.
14.666
Team
Rank Final
2
Score Final
270.345
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
354.417

2014 - 45th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships NANNING (CHN)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
250
Score Qualif.
45.000 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
29
Score Qualif.
15.000
Vault
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
15.033
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
14.800
Team
Rank Final
4
Score Final
269.170
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
357.193

2013 - 44th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships ANTWERP (BEL)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
131
Score Qualif.
30.266 
Vault
Rank Final
3
Score Final
15.233
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
14.933
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
15.033

2011 - 43rd FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships TOKYO (JPN)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
48
Score Qualif.
84.298 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
15
Score Qualif.
15.133
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
152
Score Qualif.
12.333
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
70
Score Qualif.
14.100
Vault
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
15
Score Qualif.
15.833
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
91
Score Qualif.
14.066
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
132
Score Qualif.
12.800
Team
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
348.742

2010 - 42nd FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships ROTTERDAM (NED)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
17
Score Qualif.
87.840 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
27
Score Qualif.
14.500
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
46
Score Qualif.
14.275
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
61
Score Qualif.
14.366
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
100
Score Qualif.
14.033
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
16
Score Qualif.
14.866
Team
Rank Final
7
Score Final
261.103
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
357.033

2009 - 41st FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships LONDON (GBR)

All-Around
Rank Final
6
Score Final
87.350 
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
86.800 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
48
Score Qualif.
14.050
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
28
Score Qualif.
14.050
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
33
Score Qualif.
14.225
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
53
Score Qualif.
13.850
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
19
Score Qualif.
14.550
Continental Championships

2016 - 32nd European Championships 2016 BERN (SUI)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
78
Score Qualif.
44.866 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
6
Score Final
15.041
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
14.833
Vault
Rank Final
4
Score Final
15.149
Rank Qualif.
6
Score Qualif.
14.866
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
2
Score Final
15.000
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
15.033
Team
Rank Final
2
Score Final
268.427
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
267.020

2015 - 6th European Individual Championships 2015 MONTPELLIER (FRA)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
79
Score Qualif.
44.766 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
1
Score Final
15.166
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
15.000
Vault
Rank Final
5
Score Final
14.499
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
15.050
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
6
Score Final
14.033
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
14.566

2014 - European Championships 2014 SOFIA (BUL)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
88
Score Qualif.
45.091 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
15.000
Vault
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
15.200
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
3
Score Final
14.808
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
14.891
Team
Rank Final
2
Score Final
265.953
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
267.076

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