Ashton Locklear

Birthdate: 1/13/1998
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Charlotte, NC
Club: Everest Gymnastics
Head Coach: Qi Han & Yiwen Chen

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Career Highlights

  • Alternate for the 2016 Olympic Team
  • 2016 U.S. uneven bars champion
  • 2016 Pac Rim team & uneven bars champion
  • 2014 World team champion. Also placed fourth on uneven bars.
  • 2014 U.S. uneven bars champion

Personal Information

Birthplace: Lumberton, NC
Hometown: Hamlet, NC
Personal Website: n/a
Facebook: Facebook.com/ashton.locklear.545

Name of High School: Homeschool
High School Graduation Year: 2016
Name of College: Undecided
College Graduation Year: 2020
Year you began gymnastics: 1999
Favorite Event: Bars
How did you get involved in gymnastics: My big sister competed Tumbling & Trampoline
Favorite thing about gymnastics: Conditioning & working on tumbletrak
What are your goals for gymnastics?: To be a National Team Member
Names of parents/guardians: Carrie & Terry Locklear
Names of sibling(s): Angelia
Family members in sports: Angelia, sister


Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: Math
Hobbies or favorite activities: Drawing, painting, & swimming
Favorite book(s): Books that make me laugh
Favorite movie(s): Spooky movies
Favorite TV show(s): Reality TV
Favorite Food: Italian
Charity Involvement: Local charities for athletes
Other sports involvement: Recreational Swimming & Tumbling/Trampoline

National Competition Results

2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials, San Jose, Calif. - 2nd-UB
2016 P&G Championships, St. Louis, Mo. - 1st-UB; 8th-BB
2016 Secret U.S. Classic, Hartford, Conn. - 1st-UB; 4th-BB
2015 P&G Championships, Indianapolis, Ind. - 2nd-UB
2015 Secret U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. -
2014 P&G Championships, Pittsburgh, Pa. - 1st-UB; 8th-BB
2014 Secret U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 1st-UB; 4th-BB
2013 Nastia Liukin Cup, Worcester, Mass. - 7th-AA
2012 Regionals, Kissimee, FL - 1st-UB

International Competition Results

2016 Pacific Rim Championships, Everett, Wash. - 1st-Team, UB
2016 Jesolo Trophy, Jesolo, Italy - 1st-Team, UB
2014 World Championships, Nanning, China - 1st-Team; 4th-UB
2014 Pan American Championships, Toronto, Canada - 1st-Team, UB