Dakota Earnest

Birthdate: 11/16/1993
Program: Trampoline & Tumbling
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Plains, TX
Club: Acrospirits
Head Coach: Will Green
Other Coaches: Sherry Mulkey


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Career Highlights

  • Alternate for the 2012 Olympic Games
  • 2012 U.S. trampoline bronze medalist
  • 2011 Pan American Games silver medalist
  • 2011 U.S. synchro champion and trampoline silver medalist
  • 2010 U.S. trampoline bronze medalist

Personal Information

Birthplace: Lubbock, TX
Hometown: Tokio, TX
Twitter: @DakotaEarnest

Name of High School: Plains High
High School Graduation Year: 2012
Year you began gymnastics: 1996
Favorite Event: Trampoline
How did you get involved in gymnastics: My mom taught at a gym so i was basically there all the time.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: The places you go, the people we meet.
What are your goals for gymnastics?: 2012 London Olympics / World Cups
Names of parents/guardians: Michael and Kellie
Names of sibling(s): Landon and Carson
Family members in sports: Aunt Kasie - trampoline; Brother - trampoline

Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: Math and English
Hobbies or favorite activities: Singing, painting, shopping& hanging out with family and friends
Favorite music: Anything from country to rap
Favorite book(s): Twilight series
Favorite TV show(s): The Hills, Project Runway, Grey's Anatomy
Favorite Food: Grilled chicken
Other sports involvement: Cheerleading, track

National Competition Results

International Competition Results