Ciena Alipio

Birthdate: 3/7/2004
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: San Jose, CA
Club: Midwest Gymnastics Center
Head Coach: Paul Duron & Judy Zhuo

Personal Information

Nickname: C
Birthplace: San Jose, CA
Hometown: San Jose, CA

Name of High School: Laurel Springs
High School Graduation Year: 2022
College Graduation Year: 2026
Year you began gymnastics: 2007
Favorite Event: Beam
How did you get involved in gymnastics: I was always trying to do handstands in the house and I had lots of energy, so I was put in gymnastics.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: Learning new skills.
What are your goals for gymnastics?: Continue to be on the National Team & someday competing in college
Names of parents/guardians: Linda and Dante
Names of sibling(s): Eric

Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: English
Hobbies or favorite activities: Hanging out with my family, traveling & camping
Favorite music: Billie Eilish
Favorite movie(s): The Twilight Series
Favorite TV show(s): Grey’s Anatomy & Criminal Minds
Favorite Food: Fruit
Other sports involvement: Dance

National Competition Results

2021 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Fort Worth, Texas -
2021 GK U.S. Classic, Indianapolis, Ind. -
2021 American Classic, Indianapolis, Ind. - 8th-BB
2021 Winter Cup, Indianapolis, Ind. - 6th-AA, FX
2019 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Kansas City, Mo. - 2nd-BB(T); 6th-AA (Jr. Div.)
2019 GK U.S. Classic, Louisville, Ky. - 2nd-BB; 5th-AA (Jr. Div.)
2019 American Classic, Salt Lake City, Utah - 1st-AA, UB; 2nd-BB (Jr. Div.)
2018 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Boston, Mass. - 2nd-BB(T); 8th-VT (Jr. Div.)
2018 GK U.S. Classic, Columbus, Ohio - 4th-BB(T) (Jr. Div.)
2018 American Classic, Salt Lake City, Utah - 7th-VT(T); 9th-AA (Jr. Div.)
2017 P&G Championships, Anaheim, Calif. - (Jr. Div.)
2017 U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 8th-BB
2016 Hopes Championships, Hartford, Conn. - 1st-BB; 2nd-AA; 4th-UB; 6th-VT(T) (12-13)
2016 Women's Junior Olympic National Championships, Fort Worth, Texas - 2nd-FX(T) (Jr. A)
2015 HOPES Championships, Chicago, Ill. - 1st-BB; 2nd-AA, FX(T); 6th-UB; 8th-VT (10-11)

International Competition Results

2019 Jesolo Trophy, Jesolo, Italy - 2nd-Team, BB; 3rd-VT; 8th-AA (Jr. Div.)