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Max Whitlock - Commonwealth Games 2022

Max Antony Whitlock OBE – born 13 January 1993 – is a British artistic gymnast.

He is a six-time Olympic medalist (all-round, team, floor exercise and three times on his signature piece, pommel horse), winning three golds and three bronzes, and a five time world medalist on the pommel horse with three gold and two silvers.

He became Britain’s first ever Olympic gold medalist in artistic gymnastics when he won both the men’s floor and pommel horse exercises at the 2016 Summer Olympics.

With fourteen medals and six titles in Olympic and world championships, Whitlock is the most successful gymnast in his nation’s history, and the most successful pommel horse worker in gymnastics history; he has 8 global medals in the apparatus, including 5 global gold medals (two Olympic gold, 3 World gold).

In 2022, Max served as a pundit on the BBC’s coverage of the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.

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