Shilese Jones

Birthdate: 7/26/2002
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Westerville, OH
Club: Future Gymnastics Academy
Head Coach: Christian Gallardo

Career Highlights

  • 2021 Winter Cup all-around silver medalist and uneven bars & floor exercise bronze medalist

Personal Information

Nickname: Shi
Birthplace: Seattle, WA
Hometown: Westerville, OH
Twitter: @Shicanfly

Name of High School: Home School
High School Graduation Year: 2020
Name of College: University of Florida
Year you began gymnastics: 2006
Favorite Event: Floor
How did you get involved in gymnastics: I was flipping around the house so my parents enrolled me in gymnastics.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: Learning new skills.
What are your goals for gymnastics?: Make an Olympic Team
Names of parents/guardians: Sylvester Jones & Latrice Bryant
Names of sibling(s): Amari Jones, Naekayla Davis
Family members in sports: Amari - Cheerleanding

Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: Biology
Hobbies or favorite activities: Tiktok
Favorite music: Beyonce, Cardi B
Favorite book(s): Matilda
Favorite movie(s): Matilda, Get out
Favorite TV show(s): All American
Favorite Food: Quesadilla

National Competition Results

2021 Winter Cup, Indianapolis, Ind. - 2nd-AA; 3rd-UB, FX(T); 4th-VT
2019 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Kansas City, Mo. - 5th-VT
2019 GK U.S. Classic, Louisville, Ky. - 3rd-VT; 9th-AA
2018 World Team Selection Camp, Sarasota, Fla. - 8th-AA
2018 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Boston, Mass. - 5th-AA; 6th-UB(T); 7th-BB, FX(T)
2018 GK U.S. Classic, Columbus, Ohio - 4th-AA; 5th-FX; 6th-UB
2018 American Classic, Salt Lake City, Utah - 1st-AA, VT, FX; 4th-UB
2017 U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 4th-FX; 7th-AA, VT (Jr. Div.)
2016 P&G Championships, St. Louis, Mo. - 3rd-BB; 4th-FX; 7th-AA; 8th-UB (Jr. Div.)
2016 Secret U.S. Classic, Hartford, Conn. - 7th-VT (Jr. Div.)
2015 P&G Championships, Indianapolis, Ind. - 10th-AA(T) (Jr. Div.)
2015 Secret U. S. Classic, Chicago, Il - 6th-V; 6th-FX; 6Th -AA
2014 P&G Championships, Pittsburgh, Pa. - (Jr. Div.)
2014 Secret U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 7th-VT(T) (Jr. Div.)
2014 American Classic, Huntsville, Texas - 4th-VT(T) (Jr. Div.)
2014 Women's Junior Olympic Level 10 National Championships, Jackson, Miss. - 7th-VT(T) (Jr. A)

International Competition Results

2020 Friendship and Solidarity Friendly Competition, Tokyo, Japan - 1st-Team
2019 Jesolo Trophy, Jesolo, Italy - 1st-Team; 9th-AA
2018 Senior Pan American Championships, Lima, Peru - 1st-Team; 3rd-UB