Alisa Kano

Birthdate: 11/7/1994
Program: Rhythmic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Glencoe, IL
Club: North Shore Rhythmic Gymnastics Center
Head Coach: Nataliya Kiriyenko/Natasha Kli
Other Coaches: Shayna Javornicky, Margarita Mamzina


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Career Highlights

  • Competed at the 2016 Olympic Games (group)
  • Competed at the 2015 World Championships (group)
  • 2015 Pan American Games 6 clubs 2 hoops champion and all-around and 5 ribbons silver medalist (group)

Personal Information

Birthplace: New York, NY
Hometown: New York, NY

Name of High School: Glenbrook North High School
High School Graduation Year: 2013
Name of College: Loyola University Chicago
Year you began gymnastics: 9
Favorite Event: Clubs
How did you get involved in gymnastics: I met a girl who was a Rhythmic gymnast. As we became friends, she invited me to one of her competitions. She inspired me to start Rhythmic Gymnastics.
Names of parents/guardians: Yumi Kano/Hirohisa Kano
Names of sibling(s): Daiji Kano

Interests Outside the Gym

Hobbies or favorite activities: Drawing, painting, playing instruments.
Charity Involvement: Environmental group, Art precollege program

National Competition Results

2012 USA Gymnastics Rhythmic Championships, San Jose, Calif. -

International Competition Results

2016 Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - (Group)
2016 Baku World Cup, Baku, Azerbaijan - 8th-AA, 5RB, 6CL2HP (Group)
2016 Minsk World Cup, Minsk, Belarus - 5th-AA; 8th-5RB, 6CL2HP
2016 Thiais Grand Prix, Thiais, France - 7th-6CL2HP
2015 World Championships, Stuttgart, Germany - (Group)
2015 Kazan World Cup, Kazan, Russia - (Group)
2015 Pan American Games, Toronto, Canada - 1st-6CL2HP; 2nd-AA, 5RB (Group)
2015 Lisbon World Cup, Lisbon, Spain - (Group)
2015 Thiais Grand Prix, Thiais, France - 5th-6CL2HP; 6th-5RB; 7th-AA (Group)
2014 World Championships, Izmir, Turkey - (Group)
2014 Pan American Championships, Toronto, Canada - 1st-Team; 2nd-AA, 5CL; 6th-3BA2RP (Group)
2014 GAZPROM World Cup, Stuttgart, Germany - 8th-10CL (Group)