Allysha Kidd

Birthdate: 2/25/1988
Program: Acrobatic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Livermore, CA
Head Coach: Tisa Penny
Other Coaches: Tonya Case


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Career Highlights

Allysha is coached by Tisa Penny and Tonya Case at West Coast Acrobatics in Livermore, California.
Personal Information

Nickname: Ally
Hometown: Livermore, CA

Name of College: Las Positas College
Year in College: Freshman
Degree/Major: General Ed
Year you began gymnastics: 1998
Favorite Event: All of them!
How did you get involved in gymnastics: I started tumbling when I was a cheerleader for a youth football team, and I tumbled where there was acro and I completely fell in love and knew I had to try it, and I'm still here loving it everyday!
Favorite thing about gymnastics: Its a beautiful, unique sport, I get to travel around the world to perform, meet new people, sharing great memories with my trio, but my favorite thing is to step on the floor and perform and do well.
What are your goals for gymnastics?: To medal with my trio at the next World Championships, leave a great name for ourselves and represent the United States as best as we can and to be happy of all my accomplishments, and to entertain!
Names of parents/guardians: Lisa, and Rob Kidd
Names of sibling(s): 1 older sister Britney, and 1 younger brother, Robby

Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: Anything athletic related
Hobbies or favorite activities: hanging out with my friends
Charity Involvement: Coaching the developmental kids on my team

National Competition Results

2007 Visa Championships, San Jose, Calif. - 1st-AA, DY, BL
2006 National Championships, Kansas City, Mo. - 1st-AA, BL
2006 World Team Trials, Crosby, Texas - 1st-AA
2005 National Team Trials, Indianapolis, Ind. - 1st-AA
2005 National Championships, Louisville, Ky. - 1st-AA, DY, BL (Jr. Div.)
2004 National Team Qualifier, Anaheim, Calif. - 1st-AA
2004 National Championships, Palm Springs, Calif. - 1st-AA, DY, BL
2004 World Team Trials, Crosby, Texas - 1st-AA
2002 Eastern Championships, New Orleans, La. - 1st-AA

International Competition Results

2007 World Cup Final, Puurs, Belgium - 3rd-AA
2006 World Championships, Coimbra, Portugal - 6th-AA
2006 Flanders International Acro Cup, Puurs, Belgium - 2nd-AA
2005 Flanders International Acro Cup, Purrs, Belgium - 2nd-AA, DY
2004 Winterthur Cup, Winterthur, Switzerland - 1st-AA
2002 Winterthur Cup, Winterthur, Switzerland - 1st-AA