John Orozco (born December 30, 1992 in The Bronx, New York) is an American gymnast and the 2012 Visa National Champion. John is 5′ 5″ (1.65 m) tall and weighs 156 lbs. He currently trains at the United States Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado. John competed in the 2012 London Summer Olympics as a member of the United States men’s gymnastics team. He competed in the Men’s artistic team all-around and the Men’s artistic individual all-around, placing fifth and eighth respectively.
John has two dogs, a pit bull named Lucky and a Rottweiler named Gypsy. He was featured in three Law & Order episodes as a background actor. John was featured in the Gym Class Heroes music video for “The Fighter” that featured the vocals of Ryan Tedder. The music video opens with Orozco saying: “I’m John Orozco, I’m an Olympic gymnast, I’m from Bronx, NY… and I’m a fighter”. The video shows him competing, suffering an ankle injury and training to get back in shape for a comeback. It also uses footage of Orozco’s childhood training and of his parents and trainers encouraging him throughout the way.