Alexandria Ruiz

Birthdate: 10/28/1999
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Junior
Current Residence: Lake Mary, FL
Club: ACE Gymnastics
Head Coach: Ray Gnat
Other Coaches: Joan Gnat


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Personal Information

Nickname: Alex
Birthplace: Gulfport, MS USA
Hometown: Lake Mary, FL USA

Year in School: 8th
High School Graduation Year: 2018
Year you began gymnastics: 2003
Favorite Event: floor
How did you get involved in gymnastics: My mom signed me up for recreational classes at age 3 and a year later I started at the big gym.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: I like learning new skills
What are your goals for gymnastics?: to go to the olympics
Names of parents/guardians: Melanie and Carlos Ruiz
Names of sibling(s): Jonathan (15), Matthew (10), and Juan Pablo (8)
Family members in sports: My Mom participated in the Olympic trials for softball

Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: math
Hobbies or favorite activities: reading
Favorite music: pop
Favorite book(s): Harry Potter, Percy Jackson and The mortal instruments
Favorite movie(s): Harry Potter
Favorite TV show(s): America's Got Talent, So you think you can dance
Favorite Food: spaghetti

National Competition Results

2013 Secret U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. - (Jr. Div.)
2013 National Invitational - 1st-AA, BB; 2nd-FX; 3rd UB
2012 Nastia Liukin Cup - 6th-FX