Amy Chow was born in San Jose
on May 15, 1978
and has been doing gymnastics
. She's been competing in national and international competitions since 1990
however her crowning achievement was winning a silver medal on the uneven bars
and a gold on the U.S. Gymnastics Team in 1996
. Additionally, she has two moves named after her, cleverly called the "Chow" and the "Chow II" and has been nicknamed "the Trickster" for her creative dismounts and amazing ability to perform complicated skills with apparent ease.
She's currently attending Stanford University majoring in pre-med, like everybody else there.