Kelly Parkinson


Hometown: Houston, Texas
Residence: Houston, Texas
Date/Place of Birth: Aug. 29, 1980/Washington, D.C.
Club: Cypress Gymnastics
Coach: Deana Parish, Debbie Kaitschuck, Luis Garcia
School: Westfield High School
Year in School: 12th (Fall '97)
Began Gymnastics: 1988
Favorite Event: Uneven bars
Hobbies: Rollerblading, diving, snow & water skiing



Kelly is the third of seven children born to Dan (orthopedic surgeon) and Cyndy Parkinson. She has four sisters and two brothers. Her older sister is a national tennis player. She has accepted a full scholarship to Brigham Young University, where her older sisters, Christy and Holly, are currently enrolled. She has a 4.0 GPA and says math is her favorite subject.

International Competition

National Competition

updated: 22 Feb 1998