Andrew Elkind
Birthdate: 9/25/1985
Program: Men's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Colorado Spgs, CO
Club:
Head Coach: Vitaly Marinitch
Other Coaches: Andriy Stepanchenko
About Andrew Elkind
Years on the National Team: 1
Nickname: Elk
Birthplace: Camden, NJ
Hometown: Cherry Hill, NJ
High School Graduation Year: 2003
Name of College: Universities of Michigan and Denver
College Graduation Year: 2007
Degree/Major: BA-Economics, MS-Accounting
Year you began gymnastics: 1992
Favorite Event: High Bar
How did you get involved in gymnastics: I excelled at gymboree birthday parties
Favorite thing about gymnastics: I enjoy the mental challenge it provides and showing off my hard work.
What are your goals for gymnastics?: To make a Pan Am, World, and Olympic team
Names of parents/guardians/spouse: Gary and Elizabeth
Names of sibling(s): Sisters Danyelle and Kaitlyn
Interests Outside the Gym
Favorite school subject: Financial Accounting
Hobbies or favorite activities: Researching/learning about investing, new adventures with friends
Favorite music: Madonna, Prince, 80's, Techno, The Spinners
Favorite book(s): Atlas Shrugged
Favorite TV show(s): How I Met Your Mother, House of Lies
Favorite Food: Lobster, soft shell crab
National Competition Results
  • 2012 National Qualifier, Colorado Springs, Colo. - 5th-FX; 6th-AA; 8th-VT
  • 2012 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. -
  • 2011 Visa Championships, Saint Paul, Minn. - 8th-PB
  • 2011 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 4th-PB, HB; 5th-AA; 7th-FX
  • 2010 Visa Championships, Hartford, Conn. - 5th-HB; 10th-AA
  • 2010 National Qualifier, Colorado Springs, Colo. - 1st-PB; 3rd-AA, PH, SR
  • 2010 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 8th-PB(T)
  • 2009 Visa Championships, Dallas, Texas - 6th-PB
  • 2009 National Qualifier, Colorado Springs, Colo. -
  • 2008 Visa Championships, Houston, Texas -
  • 2008 U.S. Men's Qualifier, Colorado Springs, Colo. - 2nd-PB; 5th-PH; 6th-HB(T); 7th-VT
International Competition Results
  • 2011 Puerto Rico Cup, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico - 2nd-Team; 4th-HB(T)
  • 2011 Cottbus Challenger Cup, Cottbus, Germany -
  • 2011 Kyle Shewfelt Gymnastics Festival, Calgary, Alberta, Canada - 1st-HB; 3rd-Team
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