Jamie Dantzscher

2000 Olympian

Hometown: Palmdale, Calif.
Residence: San Dimas, Calif.
Date/Place of Birth: May 2, 1982/Canoga Park, Calif.
Club: Charter Oaks Gliders
Coach: Beth & Steve Rybacki
School: UCLA
Year in School: Freshman (Fall '00)
Years on National Team: 8 (1994-2001)
Began Gymnastics:
Favorite Event:
Uneven bars


Jamie will begin her gymnastics career as a UCA Bruin after the post-Olympic Tour...Has six siblings: Jennifer (1-20-79), Jeremy (10-19-80), Joanne (5-2-84), Johnny (4-13-86), twins Jalynne and Janelle (12-26-87)... commutes 90 minutes to the gym one way... enjoys music by Sugar Ray, Backstreet Boys, Britney Spears and the Time Puppets... watches "90210," "Simpsons," and "Friends"... favorite actors include Jim Carrey, Tom Cruise, Julia Roberts and Cameron Diaz... favorite movies are "My Best Friend's Wedding," and "Something about Mary"... collects key chains... .enjoys playing cards and writing poetry... would like a career in acting or teaching... is an honor student... has a website: www.gymn.com/jamied



International Competition

National Competition