Ashleigh Gnat

Birthdate: 11/13/1994
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Lake Mary, FL
Club: ACE Gymnastics
Head Coach: Ray Gnat
Other Coaches: Jon Lee. Beth Martin


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Personal Information

Nickname: Bugs
Birthplace: Altomonte, FL U.S.A.
Hometown: Lake Mary , FL U.S.A.

Name of High School: Lake Mary High School
High School Graduation Year: 2013
Name of College: LSU
College Graduation Year: 2017
Degree/Major: Business
Year you began gymnastics: 1997
Favorite Event: Vault
How did you get involved in gymnastics: My parents were both in gymnastics, and they opened their gym and everything came naturally
Favorite thing about gymnastics: Competing
What are your goals for gymnastics?: Winning a national championship
Names of parents/guardians: Ray and Joan Gnat
Names of sibling(s): Jeana, Sean, and Stephen Rice
Family members in sports: Jeana was the 2004 NCAA gymnastics all-around champion

Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: Art
Hobbies or favorite activities: Drawing, Reading, and Bike Riding
Favorite music: Hip-Hop
Favorite book(s): Harry Potter
Favorite movie(s): Baby Momma
Favorite TV show(s): Dance Moms, Castle, Jersey Shore
Favorite Food: Fruit

National Competition Results

2014 NCAA Women's Gymnastics Championships, Birmingham, Ala. - 3rd-Team
2013 Women's Junior Olympic Level 10 National Championships, Minneapolis, Minn. - 1st-VT, FX(T); 2nd-AA; 3rd-UB(T) (Sr. D)
2013 Nastia Liukin Cup, Worcester, Mass. - 8th-AA(T)
2012 Women's Junior Olympic Level 10 National Championships, Hampton, Va. - 3rd-VT(T), FX(T); 5th-AA (Sr. B)
2012 Nastia Liukin Cup, New York, N.Y. -
2011 Women's Junior Olympic Level 10 National Championships, Long Beach, Calif. - 5th-BB; 8th-VT