Joseph Hagerty

Birthdate: 4/19/1982
Program: Men's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Winter Garden, FL
Head Coach: Vitaly Marinitch
Other Coaches: Alex Shchennikov


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Career Highlights

Hagerty was a member of the 2008 U.S. Olympic Team for men's gymnastics that earned the team bronze medal. He claimed his first-career U.S. title at the 2008 Visa Championships by winning the horizontal bar. Hagerty is the son of Mike and Kathy and has three sisters: Shelley, Dawn and Alena.
Personal Information

Hometown: Albuquerque, NM

Year you began gymnastics: 1989
Favorite Event: High bar
How did you get involved in gymnastics: My three older sisters were in gymnastics, so I just followed suit.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: The thing I love about gymnastics the most is how challenging it is.
What are your goals for gymnastics?: My goal at this point is to make a world team. My long term goal is to make the Olympic team.
Names of parents/guardians: Mike and Kathy Hagerty
Names of sibling(s): My three sisters are Shelley, Dawn, Alena

Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: Math
Hobbies or favorite activities: Watching movies
Favorite music: I like all music
Favorite TV show(s): 24
Favorite Food: Mexican food
Other sports involvement: I like to play all other sports

National Competition Results

2011 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 5th-FX, PB
2010 Visa Championships, Hartford, Conn. - 6th-FX(T); 7th-PB(T)
2010 National Qualifier, Colorado Springs, Colo. - 3rd-HB; 6th-FX
2009 Visa Championships, Dallas, Texas - 2nd-PB(T); 4th-FX, HB; 8th-AA
2009 National Qualifier, Colorado Springs, Colo. - 4th-HB
2009 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 1st-AA, FX, PB(T); 2nd-HB; 5th-VT; 10th-PH(T)
2008 U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Gymnastics, Philadelphia, Pa. - 1st-FX, HB; 2nd-AA; 6th-PB; 7th-VT; 8th-PH(T); 10th-SR
2008 Visa Championships, Houston, Texas - 1st-HB; 3rd-AA; 4th-FX, PB; 8th-VT
2008 U.S. Men's Qualifier, Colorado Springs, Colo. - 1st-PB, HB; 2nd-AA; 7th-VT
2008 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 1st-HB; 5th-AA
2007 Visa Championships, San Jose, Calif. - 3rd-PB
2007 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. - 1st-HB, 5th-V
2006 Visa Championships, St. Paul, Minn. - 5th-FX
2005 Visa Championships, Indianapolis, Ind. - 2nd-PB; 4th-AA
2005 Winter Cup Challenge, Las Vegas, Nev. -
2004 Visa Championships, Nashville, Tenn. -
2004 Winter Cup, Las Vegas, Nev. -

International Competition Results

2010 Toyota Cup, Aichi, Japan - 6th-PB; 8th-HB
2009 Tyson American Cup, Hoffman Estates, Ill. - 3rd-AA
2008 Olympic Games, Beijing, China - 3rd-Team
2008 USA vs Canada, Calgary, Albera, Canada - 1st-Team, HB; 3rd-FX; 4th-VT, PB
2007 Pan American Games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 3rd-Team
2007 USA vs. UKR vs. RUS, Kiev, Ukraine - 3rd-Team
2007 Internationaux de France - World Cup, Paris, France -
2005 Pan American Championships, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 1st-Team; 3rd-HB; 5th-PB