Alyssa Beckerman

Hometown: Wyoming, Ohio
Residence: Wyoming, Ohio
Date/Place of Birth: January 23, 1981/Long Branch, N.J.
Club: Cincinnati Gymnastics Academy
Coach: Mary Lee Tracy
School: UCLA
Year in School: Freshman (Fall 2000)
Began Gymnastics: 1986
Years on National Team: 3 (1997-2000)
Favorite Event: Uneven bars


Daughter of Howard (inventor) and Melanie... has two brothers: older brother Matthew, 23, has his own record label... younger brother Jared, 17, designs web pages and is on the high school wrestling team... has accepted a gymnastics scholarship to UCLA, but has deferred enrollment until after the 2000 Olympic Games... favorite book is "Diary of Anne Frank"... listens to Creedence Clearwater Revival... favorite movies are "The Cutting Edge," "Dirty Dancing," "French Kiss" and "The Blair Witch Project"... watches "Seinfeld," "Fraiser," "Friends" and "South Park"... enjoys rollerblading and listening to music... would like to pursue a career in acting and singing.

International Competition


National Competition