Program: Trampoline & Tumbling
Current Residence: Reno, TX
Club: Texas Tumbling and Trampoline Institute Inc.
Head Coach: Bill and Lisa Gandy
Gandy is the daughter of Bill and Lisa, who are both physical therapists and Sarah's coaches.
Hometown: Paris, TX
Year in School: 12th (Fall '09)
Name of High School: North Lamar High School
Year you began gymnastics: 1996
Favorite Event: Double mini
How did you get involved in gymnastics: I was always upside down and flipping. My mother put me in gymnastics primarily for safety!
Favorite thing about gymnastics: My favorite thing about gymnastics is being able to travel around the world and meet so many new people.
What are your goals for gymnastics?: To win a medal at the World Championships. To be an Olympic contender.
Names of parents/guardians/spouse: Bill and Lisa Gandy
Interests Outside the Gym
Favorite school subject: Math and Art
Hobbies or favorite activities: Drawing, painting
Favorite TV show(s): CSI, Bachelor, Americas Got Talent
Favorite Food: Steak
Charity Involvement: 1st Baptist Church
Other sports involvement: Track
National Competition Results
2009 Final Selection Event, Las Vegas, Nev. - 2nd-DM
2009 Visa Championships, Dallas, Texas - 1st-DM
2009 U.S. Elite Challenge, Ft. Smith, Ark. - 3rd-DM
2009 Winter Classic, Birmingham, Ala. -
2008 Visa Championships, Houston, Texas - 1st-DM; 9th-TR (Jr. Div.)
2008 U.S. Elite Challenge, Mobile, Ala. - 1st-DM; 10th-TR (Jr. Div.)
2007 National Championships, Memphis, Tenn. - 1st-SY; 2nd-DM; 4th-TR (Jr. Div.)
2006 U.S. Championships, Schaumburg, Ill. - 4th-DM (Jr. Div.)
International Competition Results
2010 Pan American Championships, Daytona Beach, Fla. - 2nd-DM
2009 World Championships, St. Petersburg, Russia - 3rd-DM (Team)
2009 Canada Cup, Okotoks, Alberta, Canada - 6th-DM (Sr.); 8th-TR (Jr.)
2008 Cup of Flanders, Ghent, Belgium - 1st-Team (DM), DM; 5th-TR (Jr. Div.)
2005 International Age Group Competition, Eindhoven, Netherlands - 10th-DM