Daniel Simmons
Birthdate: 9/12/2001
Program: Men's Artistic
Level: Level 10 (17-18)
Current Residence: Cypress, TX
Club: Cypress Academy of Gymnastics
Head Coach: Tom Meadows
Other Coaches: Igor Vernyi, R.J. Heflin
About Daniel Simmons
Nickname: Dan
Birthplace: Tomball, TX
Hometown: Cypress, TX
Instagram: Instagram.com/Daniel_simmons101
YouTube: YouTube.com/channel/UCm3Gz0tRU1Cjq59zJp-Q-4g

Year in School: Junior
Name of High School: Cypress Ranch High School
High School Graduation Year: 2020
Year you began gymnastics: 2005
Favorite Event: P-Bars or Rings
How did you get involved in gymnastics: I was really hyper when I was little and often was seen climbing my door frame. My parents put me in gymnastics and I have loved it since.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: My favorite thing about gymnastics is the adrenaline you get trying a new skill.
What are your goals for gymnastics?: My goals are to do gymnastics in college and to represent my country one day.
Names of parents/guardians/spouse: Ashlee Simmons and Daniel Simmons
Names of sibling(s): Amelia Simmons
Family members in sports: My sister plays club volleyball.
Interests Outside the Gym
Favorite school subject: Chemistry
Hobbies or favorite activities: When I have nothing to do, I love to be outside whether I’m working out or just sitting with my friends.
Favorite music: J.Cole or Healy
Favorite book(s): The Mazerunner Series
Favorite movie(s): Good Will Hunting
Favorite TV show(s): River Monsters
Favorite Food: Chicken Fried Rice
National Competition Results
  • 2019 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Kansas City, Mo. - (17-18)
  • 2019 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Reno, Nev. - 3rd-SR(T); 7th-FX; 8th-VT(T); 9th-AA (JE L10 Age 17)
  • 2019 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - (Jr. Div.)
  • 2018 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Boston, Mass. - (15-16)
  • 2018 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Oklahoma City, Okla. - 4th-PB(T); 5th-SR; 6th-VT(T); 7th-AA (JE L10 Age 16)
  • 2017 RD761 Gymnastics Invitational, Katy, Texas - 2nd-VT; 4th-FX; 5th-SR(T) (15-16)
  • 2016 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Battle Creek, Mich. - 6th-SR (L9 JE 13)
  • 2014 Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, Long Beach, Calif. - 5th-VT(T) (L8, 11)
International Competition Results
  • Women: AA = All Around | VT = Vault | UB = Uneven Bars | BB = Balance Beam | FX = Floor Exercise | (T) = Tie
  • Men: AA = All Around | FX = Floor Exercise | PH = Pommel Horse | SR = Still Rings | VT = Vault | PB = Parallel Bars | HB = Horizontal Bars | (T) = Tie
  • Rhythmic: AA = All Around | RP = Rope | HP = Hoop | BA = Ball | CL = Clubs | RB = Ribbon | (T) = Tie
  • Acro: DY = Dynamic | BL = Balance | AA = All Around
  • T&T: TR = Trampoline | TU = Tumbling | DM = Double Mini | SY = Synchronized Trampoline