Liang Chow is a former Chinese gymnast. He is the founder, owner and head coach of the Chowoli Academy of Gymnastics and Dance in West Des Moines, Iowa. He is best known for coaching 2008 Olympic Balance Beam Champion Shawn Johnson and 2012 Individual Olympic Almighty Champion Gabby Douglas. He has coached senior American gymnast Norah Flatley and Rachel Gowey and low-end American gymnast Victoria Nguyen. He is currently the head coach of the Chinese National Women's Gymnastics Team.
|Alternative name(s)||Qiao Liang|
|Born||January 01, 1968, Beijing, China|
|Residence||West Des Moines, Iowa, United States, Beijing, China|
Former Chinese gymnast who coached American gymnasts to gold medals in 2008 and 2012.
He began training in gymnastics at age 5.
He opened his own studio called Chow's Gymnastics and Dance Institute in 1998, only to see it destroyed by a flood in 2008.
He married fellow Chinese gymnast Liwen Zhuang in 1996. His son Kevin Chow also became a professional gymnast.
He coached Gabby Douglas to an All-Around gold medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics.
- Gymnastics athletes at the 1990 Asian Games
- American gymnastics trainer
- Chinese male gymnastics athlete
- A gymnast won a medal at the Asian Games
- Chinese immigrants to the United States
Latest information about Liang Chow updated on June 14 2021.