Kristian was born in Wolverhampton

At the age of just 17 he picked up his first senior medal at a major championships, with Team Bronze at the Commonwealth Games

All-Around Gold at the British Championships set Kristian up for a string of consecutive British & English titles over the coming years

Team Silver at the European Championships saw him cement his place in the team in the build-up to the London Olympics

Kristian was as consistent as ever as he and his teammates secured an historic European Team Gold Medal

With nerves of steel, Kristian led the men's team to an historic Ollympics Bronze medal; the first podium medal for a GB gymnastics team since the 1912 Stockholm Olympics 

Despite two major injuries Kristian secured Team GB's first ever World Championship Vault Medal, taking home the Bronze

2014 was another standout year as he triumphed at the Commonwelath Games with Team gold and Vault and High Bar silver, followed by European Team silver and the High Bar bronze 

The success continues as Kristian stamped his class in securing his first ever senior Team GB individual Gold Medal, in the floor at the European Champiobships in Montpellier