Alexandria Ruiz
Birthdate: 10/28/1999
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Other
Current Residence: Lake Mary, FL
Club: Gymnastics USA Longwood
Head Coach: Ray Gnat
Other Coaches: Joan Gnat
About Alexandria Ruiz
Nickname: Alex
Birthplace: Gulfport, MS USA
Hometown: Lake Mary, FL USA
Twitter: @alexandriaruiz_
Instagram: Instagram.com/alexandria.ruiz
Year in School: Freshman
Name of High School: Seminole County Virtual School
High School Graduation Year: 2018
Name of College: University of Denver
Year you began gymnastics: 2003
Favorite Event: floor
How did you get involved in gymnastics: My mom signed me up for recreational classes at age 3 and later I started competitive gymnastics.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: learning new skills, competing
What are your goals for gymnastics?: to compete in college gymnastics at the University of Denver
Names of parents/guardians/spouse: Melanie and Carlos Ruiz
Names of sibling(s): Jonathan (17), Matthew (12), and Juan Pablo (10)
Family members in sports: My brothers all play soccer
Interests Outside the Gym
Favorite school subject: science and math
Hobbies or favorite activities: reading and baking
Favorite music: Newsboys and Colton Dixon
Favorite book(s): Harry Potter, The 5th Wave
Favorite movie(s): Cinderella, God's not Dead
Favorite TV show(s): Sherlock, Doctor who
Favorite Food: Steak
National Competition Results
  • 2017 Women's Junior Olympic National Championships, Indianapolis, Ind. - (Sr. D)
  • 2016 Women's Junior Olympic National Championships, Fort Worth, Texas - 5th-FX(T) (Sr. A)
  • 2016 Nastia Liukin Cup, Newark, N.J. -
  • 2015 Women's Junior Olympic Level 10 National Championships, Des Moines, Iowa - 1st-BB(T); 3rd-AA, FX (Jr. C)
  • 2015 Tim Rand - 1st VT, 1st BB, 1st FX, 2nd AA (38.325)
  • 2013 Secret U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. - (Jr. Div.)
  • 2013 National Invitational - 1st-AA, BB; 2nd-FX; 3rd UB
  • 2012 Nastia Liukin Cup - 6th-FX
International Competition Results
LEGEND
  • Women: AA = All Around | VT = Vault | UB = Uneven Bars | BB = Balance Beam | FX = Floor Exercise | (T) = Tie
  • Men: AA = All Around | FX = Floor Exercise | PH = Pommel Horse | SR = Still Rings | VT = Vault | PB = Parallel Bars | HB = Horizontal Bars | (T) = Tie
  • Rhythmic: AA = All Around | RP = Rope | HP = Hoop | BA = Ball | CL = Clubs | RB = Ribbon | (T) = Tie
  • Acro: DY = Dynamic | BL = Balance | AA = All Around
  • T&T: TR = Trampoline | TU = Tumbling | DM = Double Mini | SY = Synchronized Trampoline