Lali Dekanoidze
Birthdate: 6/19/2003
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Other
Current Residence: Matthews, NC
Club: Southeastern Gymnastics Center
Head Coach: Ludmilla Shobe
Other Coaches: Sofia Managadze, Galina Meliakina, Vladimir Taran
About Lali Dekanoidze
Birthplace: Born in Kutaisi Georgia,
Hometown: Matthews, NC
Twitter: @lali_d03
Year in School: 7th
Name of High School: Home schooled
High School Graduation Year: 2021
College Graduation Year: 2025
Degree/Major: Physical Therapy
Year you began gymnastics: 2006
Favorite Event: Bars
How did you get involved in gymnastics: My mom is a coach.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: Competing and friends
What are your goals for gymnastics?: College scholarship to D1 school
Names of parents/guardians/spouse: Sofia Managadze
Names of sibling(s): Anano Dekanoidze and my dogs Ava and Oreo
Family members in sports: My mom was on the gymnatics National team for the country of Georgia.
Interests Outside the Gym
Favorite school subject: Science
Hobbies or favorite activities: Painting and swimming
Favorite music: Country and pop
Favorite book(s): Wonder
Favorite movie(s): The Longest Ride
Favorite TV show(s): Grey's Anatomy
Favorite Food: Pizza
National Competition Results
  • 2019 Women's Junior Olympic National Championships, Indianapolis, Ind. - 3rd-BB(T); 7th-AA(T); 8th-UB (Jr. E)
  • 2018 Women's Junior Olympic National Championships, Cincinnati, Ohio - 1st-AA, BB; 3rd-UB(T); 5th-VT(T); 6th-FX(T) (Jr. D)
  • 2018 Nastia Liukin Cup, Hoffman Estates, Ill. - 5th-AA (Jr. Div.)
  • 2017 Women's Junior Olympic National Championships, Indianapolis, Ind. - 2nd-AA; 3rd-UB(T); 4th-VT; 5th-BB (Jr. B)
  • 2017 Nastia Liukin Cup, Newark, N.J. - 3rd-AA (Jr. Div.)
  • 2016 Nastia Liukin Cup, Newark, N.J. - 2nd-AA (Jr. Div.)
International Competition Results
  • 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