Alex McMurtry

Birthdate: 12/8/1996
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Junior
Current Residence: Midlothian, VA
Club: Richmond Olympiad Gymnastics
Head Coach: Boris and Larissa Choutkin


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Personal Information

Nickname: Alex
Birthplace: Commerce Township, MI USA
Hometown: Midlothian, VA USA
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Name of High School: James River High School
High School Graduation Year: 2015
College Graduation Year: 2019
Year you began gymnastics: 1999
Favorite Event: Floor
How did you get involved in gymnastics: My parents enrolled me into gymnastics when I was very young as a way to get all my energy out.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: practicing with all my friends
What are your goals for gymnastics?: Collegiate gymnasics
Names of parents/guardians: David and Christine McMurtry
Names of sibling(s): Addie and Mitchell McMurtry
Family members in sports: Addie - high school softball. Mitchell - basketball and travel baseball

Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: Math or Science
Hobbies or favorite activities: water sports and art
Favorite music: rap and hip hop
Favorite book(s): The Notebook and The Help
Favorite movie(s): The Proposal and any scary movies
Favorite TV show(s): Law and Order Special Victims Unit and Pretty Little Liars
Favorite Food: Pasta and chicken
Charity Involvement: Charity club at school (Do-Something Club)
Other sports involvement: none

National Competition Results

2013 Women's Junior Olympic Level 10 National Championships, Minneapolis, Minn. - 2nd-AA, VT, FX; 6th-BB(T) (Jr. D)
2013 Nastia Liukin Cup, Worcester, Mass. - 1st-AA
2012 Christmas on the Chesapeake, Baltimore MD - 1St- AA VT UB BB FX
2012 Women's Junior Olympic Level 10 National Championships, Hampton, Va. - 1st-AA, FX; 2nd-VT; 3rd-UB, BB (Jr. C)
2012 Nastia Liukin Cup, New York, N.Y. - 2nd-AA(T)
2012 Atlanta Crown Invitational, Atlanta, Ga. - 1st-AA, VT, UB, BB, FX
2011 Women's Junior Olympic Level 10 National Championships, Long Beach, Calif. - 1st-AA, VT, FX; 4th-UB, BB