Sam Oldham

Artistic Gymnast
Born Feb 17, 1993

Sam Oldham is an English competitive gymnast who represents Great Britain in international competition. He was part of the British men's side at the 2012 Summer Olympics that won bronze in the team all-around competition. He is also a triple junior European champion and won individual horizontal bar gold at the 2010 Summer Youth Olympics in Singapore.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Sam Oldham.


1993 Birth Sam Oldham was born on 17 February 1993 to Bob and Dawn Oldham. … Read More


Oldham left Rushcliffe School and moved to Huntingdon at the age of 14 to train with the 2008 Summer Olympics-bound gymnasts, where he lodged with the family of fellow gymnast Cameron MacKenzie. … Read More
2009 16 Years Old 1 More Event
Oldham was named to the British team for the 2009 Australian Youth Olympic Festival, where he won team gold. … Read More
…  He is also a three-time junior European champion and won individual horizontal bar gold at the 2010 Summer Youth Olympics in Singapore.
2011 18 Years Old In 2011, Oldham was included along with Samuel Hunter, Daniel Purvis, Theo Seager, Louis Smith and Kristian Thomas in the British squad travelling to Berlin, Germany for the 2011 European Men's Artistic Gymnastics Championships from 6 to 10 April, again as the youngest member of the delegation representing Great Britain. … Read More
Oldham was to have been part of the British squad at the London Prepares series gymnastics Olympic qualifier in January 2012, but missed out after breaking his collarbone before the 2011 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in October 2011, and further injuring himself during that competition.


2014 21 Years Old Oldham suffered from ankle ligament damage at the Commonwealth Games in July 2014, but returned to competition nine months later.
2016 23 Years Old Although he was was third overall in the all-around and won the floor exercise in the final trial for the Olympics, he did not make the squad for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
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