Gabby Van Frayen

Birthdate: 4/18/2007
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Junior
Current Residence: Lewis Center, OH
Club: Gym X-Treme
Head Coach: Joanne Docherty
Other Coaches: Steve Darrigo


Personal Information

Birthplace: Columbus, OH
Hometown: Lewis Center, OH
Personal Website: chalkwarrior.com/gabriellavanfrayen/

Name of High School: Olentangy High School
High School Graduation Year: 2025
Year you began gymnastics: 2012
Favorite Event: Beam
How did you get involved in gymnastics: I always loved to tumble around and wanted to learn how to do a cartwheel so joined a rec class and made team shorlty thereafter.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: The hunt for the next new skill. I love the thrill of doing a skill for the first time.
What are your goals for gymnastics?: My goals are to compete in college and to represent the US in an international assignment. My dream would be to make the team for the 2024 Olympics.
Names of parents/guardians: Peter and Xanath Van Frayen (parents)
Names of sibling(s): Brody Van Frayen
Family members in sports: My twin brother is an amazing swimmer. He will be someone to watch.


Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: Math
Hobbies or favorite activities: I love to hang with my family and friends. My favorite activities are spending time at the lake, vacationing and watching Netflix.
Favorite music: Top 40- Ariana Grande and Billie Eilish
Favorite book(s): I Got This by Laurie Hernandez
Favorite movie(s): Twilight Series
Favorite TV show(s): Friends
Favorite Food: Shrimp Pasta
Charity Involvement: I try to participate in any fundraiser that is done through school or the gym.

National Competition Results

2021 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Fort Worth, Texas - 5th-UB; 7th-AA(T), BB; 8th-VT (Jr. Div.)
2021 GK U.S. Classic, Indianapolis, Ind. - 2nd-UB; 3rd-AA; 7th-BB(T) (Jr. Div.)
2021 American Classic, Indianapolis, Ind. - 3rd-VT(T), BB; 4th-UB(T); 5th-AA (Jr. Div.)
2021 Nastia Liukin Cup, Indianapolis, Ind. - 3rd-AA; 5th-VT, UB; 6th-FX(T); 7th-BB (Jr. Div.)
2021 Jaycie Phelps Midwest Showdown - 1st-AA,VT,FX; 2nd-BB; 4th-UB
2021 Hopes Class 13-14 Qualifier -
2020 America's Top 100: Level 10 Beam -
2019 America's Top 100 Level 10 Vault -
2019 GK Hopes Championships, Louisville, Ky. - 3rd-VT(T); 9th-AA (12-13)
2019 Hopes Classic, Salt Lake City, Utah - 5th-BB(T); 10th-AA (12-13)
2019 Region 5 Championships Level 10 - 2nd- VT; 7th- AA; Alternate
2019 Ohio Level 10 State Championships - 1st-VT; 2nd-BB; 1st AA
2018 HOPES Classic 10-11 Qualifier -
2018 Level 9 Eastern Championships - 3rd- AA, BB
2017 Developmental Team Member - 2017- Current

International Competition Results