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Jordyn Wieber

Birthdate: 7/12/1995
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: DeWitt, MI
Club: Twistars USA, Inc.
Head Coach: John Geddert
Other Coaches: Kathryn Geddert


Career Highlights

  • 2012 Olympic Team gold medalist. Competed in floor exercise finals
  • 2012 U.S. all-around champion and floor exercise silver medalist
  • USOC Athlete of the Month for October, 2011 and June, 2012
  • American Cup all-around champion in 2009, 2011 and 2012
  • 2011 World Championships team and all-around gold medalist and balance beam bronze medalist
  • 2011 U.S. all-around, uneven bars and floor exercise champion
  • 2010 Pacific Rim all-around, uneven bars, floor exercise and team champion and vault silver medalist
  • 2008 U.S. junior all-around, vault and floor exercise champion


Personal Information

Nickname: Jo
Hometown: DeWitt, MI
Personal Website: www.jordynwieber.com
Twitter: @jordyn_wieber
Facebook: Facebook.com/Jordynwieber
Instagram: Instagram.com/jordyn_wieber

Name of High School: DeWitt High School
Name of College: Plans to attend UCLA
Year you began gymnastics: 1999
Favorite Event: Beam
How did you get involved in gymnastics: My parents thought I looked like a gymnast and I could balance on one foot for a long time so they put me in a recreational class when I was 4 years old.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: It's given me the opportunity to travel and meet new people.
What are your goals for gymnastics?: To make the 2011 World Team and 2012 Olympic Team.
Names of parents/guardians/spouse: Dad: David, Mom: Rita
Names of sibling(s): Sister: Lindsay (5-4-87), Med student at Michigan State Univ. Brother: Ryan (1-11-94), plays HS football Sister: Kyra (8-26-99), plays soccer
Family members in sports: My mom had a college track and field scholarship to Central Michigan Univ. My sister, Lindsay, was a Junior Olympic National qualifier in track and field and has qualified for the Boston Marathon

Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: Math
Hobbies or favorite activities: Hanging out with friends, shopping, spending time with my family, scrapbooking and crafts
Favorite music: Hip Hop, Pop
Favorite book(s): The Last Song
Favorite TV show(s): Grey's Anatomy
Favorite Food: Hummus
Charity Involvement: Volunteer at a local fundraising 5K race, Giving Tree project at my church, St. Jude's Children's Research Center

National Competition Results

2012 U.S. Olympic Trials, San Jose, Calif. - 2nd-AA, FX; 3rd-BB(T); 4th-UB
2012 Visa Championships, St. Louis, Mo. - 1st-AA; 2nd-FX; 5th-UB, BB
2012 Secret U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 1st-BB(T); 8th-UB
2011 Visa Championships, Saint Paul, Minn. - 1st-AA, UB, FX; 3rd-BB
2011 CoverGirl Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 1st-UB, BB(T)
2010 Visa Championships, Hartford, Conn. - (Jr. Div.)
2010 CoverGirl Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 1st-AA, VT, UB; 2nd-FX; 6th-BB (Jr. Div.)
2008 Visa Championships, Boston, Mass. - 1st-AA, VT, FX; 2nd-BB; 3rd-UB (Jr. Div.)
2008 U.S. Classic, Houston, Texas - 1st-AA, VT, UB, BB, FX (Jr. Div.)
2007 Visa Championships, San Jose, Calif. - 2nd-VT, BB; 3rd-AA, UB; 9th-FX(T) (Jr. Div.)
2007 U.S. Classic, Battle Creek, Mich. - 2nd-BB, VT(T); 5th-AA(T) (Jr. Div.)
2006 Visa Championships, St. Paul, Minn. - 9th-AA(T) (Jr. Div.)
2006 Visa Championships, St. Paul, Minn. - 9th-AA(T)
2006 U.S. Classic, Kansas City, Kan. - 10th-AA (Jr. Div.)
2006 Women's Junior Olympic Level 10 National Championships, Oklahoma City, Okla. -

International Competition Results

2012 Olympic Games, London, England - 1st-Team; 7th-FX
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships, Everett, Wash. - 1st-Team, AA, FX; 6th-BB
2012 AT&T American Cup, New York, N.Y. - 1st-AA
2011 World Championships, Tokyo, Japan - 1st-Team, AA; 3rd-BB; 4th-UB; 6th-FX
2011 City of Jesolo Trophy, Jesolo, Italy - 1st-Team; 2nd-AA, VT, BB; 3rd-UB
2011 AT&T American Cup, Jacksonville, Fla. - 1st-AA
2010 Pacific Rim Championships, Melbourne, Australia - 1st-Team, AA, UB, FX; 2nd-VT; 4th-BB (Jr. Div.)
2009 Junior Team Cup of International Gymnix, Montreal, Quebec, Canada - 1st-Team, AA, VT, UB, BB, FX
2009 Tyson American Cup, Hoffman Estates, Ill. - 1st-AA
2008 Top Gym, Charleroi, Belgium - 1st-AA
2008 Italy-Spain-Poland-USA competition, Jesolo, Italy - 1st-Team, AA (Jr. Div.)
2007 Junior Pan American Championships, Guatemala City, Guatemala - 1st-Team, UB, BB; 2nd-AA; 3rd-FX

Videos of Jordyn Wieber

2013 Interview at P&G Championships Day 2
2012 Interview after Olympic Trials Day 1
2012 Interview after Visa Championships Day 2
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Floor Exercise
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Vault
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Uneven Bars
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Balance Beam
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Uneven Bars
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Balance Beam
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Floor Exercise
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Vault
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships FX final
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships BB final
2012 Interview after Pacific Rim Championships
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships FX
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships VT
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships UB
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships BB
2012 AT&T American Cup vault
2012 AT&T American Cup uneven bars
2012 AT&T American Cup balance beam
2011 Interview after Worlds uneven bars final
2011 Interview after Worlds prelims
2011 Interview after Worlds podium training
2011 Interview after Visa Championships Day 2
2011 Visa Championships Day 2 Balance Beam
2011 Visa Championships Day 2 Uneven Bars
2011 Visa Championships Day 2 Vault
2011 Visa Championships Day 2 Floor Exercise
2011 Visa Championships Day 1 Balance Beam
2011 Visa Championships Day 1 Floor Exercise
2011 Visa Championships Day 1 Uneven Bars
2011 Visa Championships Day 1 Vault
2011 CoverGirl Classic Uneven Bars
2011 CoverGirl Classic Balance Beam
2011 Interview after AT&T American Cup
2011 AT&T American Cup Floor Exercise
2011 AT&T American Cup Balance Beam
2011 AT&T American Cup Uneven Bars
2011 AT&T American Cup Vault
2010 CoverGirl Classic routines
2009 Interview after Tyson American Cup 1
2009 Interview after Tyson American Cup 2
2009 Tyson American Cup Uneven Bars
2009 Tyson American Cup Vault
2009 Tyson American Cup Floor Exercise
2009 Tyson American Cup Balance Beam
2009 Interview before Tyson American Cup

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