Rachel Gowey

Birthdate: 10/3/1997
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Urbandale, IA
Club: Chow's Gymnastics and Dance Institute
Head Coach: Liang Chow
Other Coaches: Liwen Zhuang


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Personal Information

Birthplace: Des Moines, IA
Hometown: Urbandale, IA
Personal Website: www.gym-style.com/rachelgowey/bio.htm
Twitter: @rachelgowey10

Name of High School: Johnston High School
High School Graduation Year: 2016
Year you began gymnastics: 2003
Favorite Event: Floor
How did you get involved in gymnastics: My mother did gymnastics in high school and coached classes while my sister took gymnastics lessons.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: Learning new skills and making friends
What are your goals for gymnastics?: Making the US National Team
Names of parents/guardians: Jerry and Rhonda Gowey
Names of sibling(s): Taylor and Emma

Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: Science
Hobbies or favorite activities: hanging out with friends
Favorite book(s): any book by Nicholas Sparks
Favorite movie(s): Pitch Perfect
Favorite TV show(s): Pretty Little Liars, Criminal Minds
Favorite Food: Fruit and Steak Tacos

National Competition Results

2012 Women's Junior Olympic Level 10 National Championships, Hampton, Va. - 1st-BB; 2nd-AA; 4th-UB(T); 7th-FX(T) (Jr. B)

International Competition Results

2014 City of Jesolo Trophy, Jesolo, Italy - 5th-AA