Nia Dennis

Birthdate: 2/23/1999
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Naperville, IL
Head Coach: Jiani Wu

Career Highlights

  • 2019 NCAA team bronze medalist (UCLA)
  • 2018 NCAA team champion (UCLA)

Personal Information

Birthplace: Columbus, OH United States of America
Hometown: , United States of America

Name of College: UCLA
Year you began gymnastics: 2006
How did you get involved in gymnastics: My parents said that when I was young I would always play around on the monkey bars. They suggested that I get started in gymnastics.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: The thing I like about gymnastics are the challenges, and the meet competitions
Names of parents/guardians: Casey and Deetra
Names of sibling(s): Mya

National Competition Results

2019 NCAA Women's Gymnastics Championships, Fort Worth, Texas - 3rd-Team
2018 NCAA Women's Gymnastics Championships, St. Louis, Mo. - 1st-Team
2017 Women's Junior Olympic National Championships, Indianapolis, Ind. - 1st-AA; 2nd-BB; 4th-FX; 6th-UB(T); 8th-VT(T) (Sr. F)
2016 P&G Championships, St. Louis, Mo. - 8th-UB
2015 P&G Championships, Indianapolis, Ind. - 4th-BB(T); 9th-AA
2015 Secret U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 6th-UB(T); 7th-BB
2014 P&G Championships, Pittsburgh, Pa. - 1st-VT, FX; 2nd-AA; 3rd-UB (Jr. Div.)
2014 Secret U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 1st-UB; 2nd-AA, VT, BB(T) (Jr. Div.)
2013 P&G Championships, Hartford, Conn. - 2nd-VT(T); 4th-AA, FX; 6th-BB (Jr. Div.)
2013 Secret U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 1st-VT; 2nd-FX; 5th-AA (Jr. Div.)
2012 Visa Championships, St. Louis, Mo. - 5th-BB; 7th-AA(T); 8th-FX (Jr. Div.)
2012 Nastia Liukin Cup, New York, N.Y. - 5th-AA
2012 Buckeye Classic, Columbus, Ohio - 1st-AA, VT, UB, BB, FX
2012 Glider Invitational, Ontario, Calif. - 1st-AA, UB, BB, FX; 2nd-VT
2011 CoverGirl Classic, Chicago, Ill. - (Jr. Div.)
2010 CoverGirl Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 2nd-AA (Hopes Div)

International Competition Results

2014 Pacific Rim Championships, Richmond, Canada - 1st-Team; 2nd-AA, VT; 6th-FX (Jr. Div.)
2013 City of Jesolo Trophy, Jesolo, Italy - 1st-Team; 2nd-AA, UB (Jr. Div.)
2011 Rushmoor Invitational, Farnborough, England - 1st-AA, VT, UB, BB, FX