GAN Gabriel Zi Jie < Back  
Sport Gymnastics - Artistic
CGA Singapore   
Gender Men
Born 25 Nov 1985
Height1.68 m
Weight 62 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Occupation Coach
Higher education Nanyang Polytechnic: Singapore
Sport Specific Information
Why this sport? He picked gymnastics due to the influence of his parents.
Training Regime He trains six times a week.
General Interest
Hobbies Watching movies, listening to music and travelling. (teamsingapore.com.sg, 25 Jun 2010)
Hero / Idol Swiss gymnast Li Donghua. (teamsingapore.com.sg, 25 Jun 2010)
Injuries He had major lower spine surgery in 2000. As a result he could not train until 2008 and only represented Singapore again in 2010. (singaporegymnastics.org.sg, 04 May 2010)
Famous relatives Both his parents were former national gymnasts who participated in the 1979 SEA Games. (teamsingapore.com.sg, 25 Jun 2010)

His brother, Gregory, represented Singapore in the 2007 SEA Games in Thailand. (teamsingapore.com.sg, 28 Jun 2010)
Ambitions Since returning to the sport after an 8-year absence, he said: "Since I decided to be serious about my sport again, I don't want to just be the national champion. I want to pit myself against others who are so much better." (teamsingapore.com.sg, 25 Jun 2010)