Marie Fjordholm

Hometown: Miami, Fla.
Residence: The Woodlands, Texas
Birth Date/Place: Oct. 13, 1983/Miami, Fla.
Club: International Gymnastics Academy
Coach: Alexandre Alexandrov
School: Homeschooled through ABEKA Correspondence
Year in School: 12th grade (Fall '01)
Years on National Team: 3, (1998-01)
Began Gymnastics: 1988
Favorite Events: Floor exercise
Hobbies: Bike riding, rollerblading, shopping, reading

Fjordholm is the oldest of four daughters born to Jarle (chief engineer for Norwegian Cruise Lines) and Jann Mary Fjordholm. Siblings include twins Anne and Tove (13) and Trine (7); all participate in gymnastics. Marie's dad was a gymnast for Norway. Her mother was a cheerleader for the Miami Dophins. Fjordholm enjoyw literature and she is interested in business or journalism/communications. Her role model is Lance Armstrong because he never gives up, even with all of his trials and tribulations.

International Competition

National Competition

updated: 05-August-01