Height: 5'7"
Weight: 145
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
High School: Holy Cross High School
Club: Taiso Gymnastics Club
Club Coach: Markos Baikas


Honors & Awards

  • 2016 Peter Vidmar Invitational All-Around Champion
  • 2016  Provincial All-Around Champion
  • 2015 University of Calgary International Cup All-Around Champion
  • 2015 Provincial All-Around Champion
  • Canadian Junior National Team Member (2012, 2013)

Before Nebraska
A 5-7 all-arounder, Mitch Tyndall competed for Taiso Gymnastics Club under the direction of Coach Markos Baikas. Tyndall's impressive resume includes a top finish in the all-around at the 2015 University of Calgary International Cup, as well as a first place all-around finish at the 2016 Peter Vidmar Invitational in Los Angeles, Calif. Additionally, Tyndall claimed the Provincial All-Around Title in 2015 and 2016. Tyndall was also a member of the Canadian Junior National Team from 2012 to 2013. 

“Mitch Tyndall is a dynamic and powerful gymnast who will help us on all six events immediately,” Head Coach Chuck Chmelka said. “Mitch also excels in the classroom and I am honored and proud to have him join our team.”

Tyndall is the son of Don and Janice Tyndall. He has two brothers, Wyatt and Jesse. Wyatt is sophomore on the Penn State gymnastics team and Jesse is a member of the Canadian Junior National Team.


Tyndall attended Holy Cross High School where he was a four-time member of the honor roll. Mitch also played baseball, football and hockey. In his free time, he enjoys dirt biking, fishing, wakeboarding and hunting.

Mitch on Nebraska

“I chose Nebraska because of the integrity of the coaching staff and the great group of guys that make up the team,” Tyndall said. “Nebraska offers everything that an incoming freshman looks for.”

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