Mary Beth Arnold
About Mary Beth Arnold
  • Hometown: Sparks, Nev.
  • Residence: Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Birth Date/Place: July 11, 1981/Reno, Nev.
  • Club: Cincinnati Gymnastics Academy
  • Coach: Mary Lee Tracy
  • Years on National Team: 5 (1993-94, 1994-95, 1995-96, 1996-97, 1997-98)
  • Began Gymnastics: 1987
  • Favorite Apparatus/Event: Uneven bars, balance beam
Career Highlights
  • 1995 World Championships Bronze Medalist
National Competition
  • 1997 John Hancock U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Denver, Colo.; 14th-AA, 14th-V, 2nd-UB, 6th-BB, 32nd-FX
  • 1996 U.S. Olympic Trials-Gymnastics, Boston, Mass.; 7th-AA
  • 1996 Coca-Cola National Championships, Knoxville, Tenn.; 9th-AA, 5th-UB
  • 1995 World Team Trials, Austin, Texas-9th-AA
  • 1995 Coca-Cola National Championships, New Orleans, La.; 6th-AA
  • 1995 U.S. Classic, Birmingham, Ala.; 4th-AA, 6th-V, 1st-UB, 5th-FX
  • 1995 American Classic/Pan American Games Trials, Oakland, Calif.; 9th-AA, 6th(t)-V, 8th-UB
  • 1994 Coca-Cola National Championships, Nashville, Tenn.; 3rd-AA, 1st-UB (junior division)
  • 1994 U.S. Classic, Palm Springs, Calif.; 3rd-AA (junior division)
  • 1994 U.S. Olympic Festival, St. Louis, Mo.; 22nd-AA, 2nd-Team
  • 1994 American Classic/World Championships Trials, Orlando, Fla.; 7th-AA (junior division)
  • 1993 American Classic/World Championships Trials, Salt Lake City, Utah; 2nd-AA, 1st-UB (junior B division)
International Competition
  • 1996 French Invitational; 4th-UB
  • 1995 World Championships, Sabae, Japan; 3rd-Team
  • 1995 Budget Rent a Car Invitational, San Jose, Calif.; 1st-Team, 4th-AA
  • 1995 Pan American Games, Mar del Plata, Argentina; 1st-Team
  • 1995 McDonald's American Cup, Seattle, Wash.; 9th-AA (prelims.)
  • 1994 Tournoi International, Charleroi, Belgium; 1st-AA, 1st(t)-UB, 1st-V
  • 1994 Grand Prix, Turino, Italy; 2nd-UB, 3rd-B