Gabby Douglas

Birthdate: 12/31/1995
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Tarzana, CA
Club: Buckeye Gymnastics
Head Coach: Kittia Carpenter


Career Highlights

  • 2016 Olympic team champion. Also competed in the uneven bars final
  • Winner of the USOC's Female Best of March (2016) Award
  • 2016 American Cup champion
  • 2015 World team champion and all-around silver medalist. Also placed fifth on uneven bars
  • 2012 AP Female Athlete of the Year
  • 2012 Olympic team and all-around champion. Advanced to balance beam and uneven bars finals
  • 2012 U.S. uneven bars champion, all-around silver medalist and floor exercise bronze medalist
  • 2012 Pac Rim team & uneven bars champion
  • 2011 World Championships team champion
  • 2011 U.S. uneven bars bronze medalist (tie)

Personal Information

Hometown: Virginia Beach, VA
Personal Website: gabrielledouglas.com/
Twitter: @gabrielledoug
Facebook: Facebook.com/GabrielleDouglasUSA

High School Graduation Year: 2015
Year you began gymnastics: 2002
Favorite Event: Floor and Beam
How did you get involved in gymnastics: My older sister, Arielle, talked my mom into enrolling me because she thought I would be a good gymnast.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: Learning new skills and competing the U.S.
Names of parents/guardians: Natalie
Names of sibling(s): Older sisters Arielle and Joyelle and older brother Johnathan
Family members in sports: Arielle - ballroom dancing. Joyelle - figure skating. Johnathan - football, track and martial arts


Interests Outside the Gym

Hobbies or favorite activities: Reading, knitting
Favorite Food: Pizza
Charity Involvement: Right to Play and Blue Star Families

National Competition Results

2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials, San Jose, Calif. - 3rd-UB; 6th-VT, FX(T); 7th-AA
2016 P&G Championships, St. Louis, Mo. - 4th-AA; 5th-FX; 6th-UB, BB
2016 Secret U.S. Classic, Hartford, Conn. - 3rd-UB; 6th-BB(T)
2015 P&G Championships, Indianapolis, Ind. - 4th-UB; 5th-AA; 6th-FX
2015 Secret U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 2nd-AA, UB, FX; 3rd-BB
2012 U.S. Olympic Trials, San Jose, Calif. - 1st-AA, UB(T); 3rd-FX; 6th-BB
2012 Visa Championships, St. Louis, Mo. - 1st-UB; 2nd-AA; 3rd-FX; 7th-BB
2012 Secret U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 1st-UB; 3rd-FX(T); 7th-BB
2011 Visa Championships, Saint Paul, Minn. - 3rd-UB(T); 7th-AA
2011 CoverGirl Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 2nd-UB
2010 Visa Championships, Hartford, Conn. - 2nd-BB; 4th-AA, VT; 8th-FX(T) (Jr. Div.)
2010 CoverGirl Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 3rd-BB; 6th-VT; 9th-AA (Jr. Div.)
2010 Nastia Liukin Supergirl Cup, Worcester, Mass. - 4th-AA
2009 Visa Championships, Dallas, Texas - (Jr. Div.)

International Competition Results

2016 Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 1st-Team; 7th-UB
2016 Jesolo Trophy, Jesolo, Italy - 1st-Team, AA; 2nd-UB; 3rd-FX
2016 AT&T American Cup, Newark, N.J. - 1st-AA
2015 World Championships, Glasgow, Great Britain - 1st-Team; 2nd-AA; 5th-UB
2015 Jesolo Trophy, Jesolo, Italy - 1st-Team; 4th-AA
2012 Olympic Games, London, England - 1st-Team, AA; 7th-BB; 8th-UB
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships, Everett, Wash. - 1st-Team, UB
2011 World Championships, Tokyo, Japan - 1st-Team; 5th-UB
2011 City of Jesolo Trophy, Jesolo, Italy - 1st-Team; 2nd-FX; 3rd-BB(T); 4th-AA, VT
2010 Pan American Championships, Guadalajara, Mexico - 1st-Team, UB; 5th-AA


Videos of Gabby Douglas

2016 P&G Championships Day 2 Floor Exercise
2016 P&G Championships Day 2 Balance Beam
2016 P&G Championships Day 2 Uneven Bars
2016 P&G Championships Day 2 Vault
2016 P&G Championships Day 1 Vault
2016 P&G Championships Day 1 Uneven Bars
2016 P&G Championships Day 1 Balance Beam
2016 P&G Championships Day 1 Floor Exercise
2016 Interview after Secret U.S. Classic
2016 Secret U.S. Classic Uneven Bars
2016 Secret U.S. Classic Balance Beam
2016 Interview after AT&T American Cup
2016 AT&T American Cup Floor Exercise
2016 AT&T American Cup Balance Beam
2016 AT&T American Cup Uneven Bars
2016 AT&T American Cup Vault
Interview after 2015 World Championships UB Final
2015 World Championships Uneven Bars Final
Interview after 2015 World Championships AA Final
2015 World Championships All-Around Final FX
2015 World Championships All-Around Final BB
2015 World Championships All-Around Final UB
2015 World Championships All-Around Final VT
2015 Interview after World Champs Team Final
2015 World Championships Team Final VT
2015 World Championships Team Final UB
2015 Interview after World Championships Qual.
2015 World Championships Qual. Vault
2015 World Championships Qual. Uneven Bars
2015 World Championships Qual. Balance Beam
2015 World Championships Qual. Floor Exercise
2015 P&G Championships Day 2 Floor Exercise
2015 P&G Championships Day 2 Balance Beam
2015 P&G Championships Day 2 Uneven Bars
2015 P&G Championships Day 2 Vault
2015 P&G Championships Day 1 Floor Exercise
2015 P&G Championships Day 1 Balance Beam
2015 P&G Championships Day 1 Uneven Bars
2015 P&G Championships Day 1 Vault
2015 Interview after Secret U.S. Classic
2015 Secret U.S. Classic Floor Exercise
2015 Secret U.S. Classic Balance Beam
2015 Secret U.S. Classic Uneven Bars
2015 Secret U.S. Classic Vault
2013 Interview at P&G Championships Day 2
2013 Interview at Secret U.S. Classic
2013 Interview at AT&T American Cup
2013 Interview at Nastia Liukin Cup
2012 Interview after Olympic Trials Day 1
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Vault
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Uneven Bars
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Balance Beam
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Floor Exercise
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Vault
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Uneven Bars
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Floor Exercise
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Balance Beam
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships UB final
2012 Interview after Pacific Rim Championships
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships UB
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships BB
2012 Kellogg's Pac Rim Championships Vignette
2012 Kellogg's Pacific Rim Championships VT
2012 AT&T American Cup floor exercise
2012 AT&T American Cup balance beam
2011 Interview after Worlds uneven bars final
2011 Interview after Worlds prelims
2011 Interview after Worlds podium training
2011 Visa Championships Day 2 Uneven Bars
2011 Visa Championships Day 1 Balance Beam
2011 Visa Championships Day 1 Uneven Bars
2011 Visa Championships Day 1 Floor Exercise
2011 CoverGirl Classic Uneven Bars