Mattie Larson
Birthdate: 5/20/1992
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Maynard, MA
Club: 10.0 Academy
Head Coach: Galina Marinova
Other Coaches: Artur Akopyan
Career Highlights
  • Member of the 2010 World Championships Team that won a silver medal
  • Won the floor exercise title at the 2010 Visa National Championships. Also came in second in the all-around and third on uneven bars
  • 2010 CoverGirl Classic all-around champion
  • USOC Athlete of the Month for November 2007
About Mattie Larson
Nickname: Matt, Malto
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Twitter: @Mattie_Larson
Name of College: UCLA
Year you began gymnastics: 1995
Favorite Event: Floor exercise
How did you get involved in gymnastics: I saw my older sister doing gymnastics and I wanted to do it, too.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: I love being able to do things that not many people get a chance to do.
What are your goals for gymnastics?: To earn a gold medal at the Olympic Games and World Championships.
Names of parents/guardians/spouse: Father, Eric Larson, and mother, Gail Boggs-Larson
Names of sibling(s): Sister, Willie
Family members in sports: Father played college baseball and mother ran college track.
Interests Outside the Gym
Favorite school subject: Film Analysis
Favorite TV show(s): Family Guy, Jersey Shore
Favorite Food: Frozen yogurt
National Competition Results
  • 2012 NCAA Women's Gymnastics Championships, Duluth, Ga. - 3rd-Team
  • 2010 Visa Championships, Hartford, Conn. - 1st-FX; 2nd-AA; 3rd-UB; 7th-BB(T)
  • 2010 CoverGirl Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 1st-AA; 2nd-FX; 4th-VT; 8th-UB(T)
  • 2008 U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Gymnastics, Philadelphia, Pa. - 6th-FX; 7th-AA; 9th-VT, UB; 11th-BB
  • 2008 Visa Championships, Boston, Mass. - 3rd-FX; 7th-AA; 8th-UB
  • 2007 Visa Championships, San Jose, Calif. - 3rd-FX; 6th-AA; 8th-UB; 10th-VT(T); 12th-BB (Jr. Div.)
  • 2007 U.S. Classic, Battle Creek, Mich. - 2nd-UB; 3rd-AA (Jr. Div.)
  • 2006 U.S. Classic, Kansas City, Kan. - 5th-AA (Jr. Div.)
  • 2005 Women's Junior Olympic Level 10 National Championships, Ontario, Calif. - 1st-AA; 2nd-VT, BB, FX; 3rd-UB
International Competition Results
  • 2010 World Championships, Rotterdam, Netherlands - 2nd-Team
  • 2009 USA-Germany Friendly Exchange, Muelheim, Germany - 1st-Team; 7th-AA
  • 2009 USA-France Friendly Exchange, Rouen, France - 1st-Team
  • 2009 World Cup, Montreal, Quebec, Canada - 1st-BB, FX
  • 2008 Friendship International Exchange, Huntsville, Texas - 2nd-FX; 4th-AA; 6th-UB
  • 2008 Gymnix International, Montreal, Quebec, Canada - 1st-Team; 2nd-AA; 3rd-UB
  • 2007 Junior Pan American Championships, Guatemala City, Guatemala - 1st-Team, AA, FX; 2nd-UB (Jr. Div.)
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