National Teams

Kevin Lytwyn

Kevin Lytwyn

  • Residence

    Stoney Creek, ON

  • Coach(es)

    Renato Araujo

Kevin Lytwyn

Birthplace: Burlington, ON
Year of Birth: 1991
Club: Burlington BG's
Favourite Event: High Bar  
Follow me on Twitter: @kevlyt
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Kevin Lytwyn came close to making his Olympic debut at London 2012 but was instead the alternate for Canada’s lone men’s artistic gymnastics berth. Now a five-time world championship team member, Lytwyn won three medals at the 2014 Commonwealth Games, including silver on rings and bronze on horizontal bar as well as helping Canada win bronze in the team event. Lytwyn had his first exposure to multi-sport competition at the 2007 Canada Games where he reached the podium in six of his seven events, including a pair of gold medals in vault and floor exercise.

Family: Parents Peter and Elizabeth Lytwyn… Brothers Ewan and Craig… Sister Christie-Lin… 

Getting into the Sport: Started gymnastics at age 9… 

Outside Interests: Enjoys skiing… Two years of engineering studies at McMaster University…

Results

  • Year
  • Event Name
  • Achievement
  • 2015
  • World Championships (Glasgow, SCO)
  • 15th Team
  • 2015
  • Pan American Games (Toronto, ON)
  • 4th Team, 2nd H. Bar, 6th Floor, 7th Rings
  • 2015
  • Canadian Championships (Gatineau, QC)
  • 3rd Floor, 2nd Rings, 2nd Vault, 6th P. Bars, 1st H. Bar
  • 2015
  • Elite Canada (Trois-Riviéres, QC)
  • 2nd Rings, 1st P. Bars, 1st H. Bar
  • 2014
  • World Championships (Nanning, CHN)
  • 14th Team, 40th Floor, 41st Rings, 26th H. Bar
  • 2014
  • Commonwealth Games (Glasgow, SCO)
  • 3rd Team, 2nd Rings, 6th P. Bars, 3rd H. Bar
  • 2014
  • Canadian Championships (Ottawa, ON)
  • 4th Rings, 3rd P. Bars, 3rd H. Bar
  • 2014
  • Pacific Rim Championships (Richmond, BC)
  • 3rd Team, 5th Floor, 7th P. Bars, 4th H. Bar
  • 2014
  • Elite Canada (Gatineau, QC)
  • 1st A-Around, 6th Floor, 2nd Rings, 4th Vault, 4th P. Bars, 2nd H. Bar
  • 2013
  • World Championships (Antwerp, BEL)
  • 17th Floor, 29th Rings
  • 2013
  • Challenge Cup (Anadia, POR)
  • 12th Rings, 13th Vault, 32nd H. Bar
  • 2013
  • Canadian Championships (Ottawa, ON)
  • 18th A-Around, 6th Floor, 1st Rings, 8th Vault, 6th H. Bar
  • 2012
  • Challenge Cup (Maribor, SLO)
  • 4th H. Bar
  • 2012
  • Canadian Championships (Regina, SK)
  • 23rd A-Around
  • 2012
  • Olympic Qualification/, Test Event (London, GBR)
  • 5th Team, 71st A-Around, 51st Rings, 30th Vault, 25th P. Bars, 13th H. Bar
  • 2011
  • World Championships (Tokyo, JPN)
  • 21st Floor, 47th Rings
  • 2010
  • Pan Am Championships (Guadalajara, MEX)
  • 2nd Team, 37th A-Around, 30th Floor, 10th Rings, 10th Vault, 6th P. Bars, 21st H. Bar
  • 2009
  • World Championships (London, GBR)
  • 32nd P. Bars