Aly Raisman

Birthdate: 5/25/1994
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Needham, MA
Club: Brestyan's American Gymnastics
Head Coach: Mihai Brestyan


Career Highlights

  • 2016 Olympic team champion and all-around & floor exercise silver medalist
  • 2016 U.S. all-around, balance beam & floor exercise silver medalist
  • 2016 Pac Rim team & floor exercise champion and all-around & balance beam silver medalist
  • 2015 World team champion
  • 2015 U.S. floor exercise champion and all-around bronze medalist
  • Advanced to the finals and finished fourth on the 16th season (spring 2013) of Dancing with the Stars
  • 2012 Olympic team and floor exercise gold medalist and balance beam bronze medalist
  • Most decorated American gymnast at the 2012 Games, winning three medals
  • Finished tied for third in the 2012 Olympic all-around final, but missed out on the bronze due to the tiebreaker
  • 2012 U.S. balance beam and floor exercise champion, and all-around bronze medalist
  • 2011 World Championships team gold medalist and floor exercise bronze medalist
  • 2010 World Championships Team silver medalist
  • 2011 CoverGirl Classic all-around, vault (tie) and floor exercise champion

Personal Information

Nickname: Aly
Hometown: Needham, MA
Twitter: @Aly_Raisman
Facebook: Facebook.com/AlyRaisman

Name of High School: Needham High School
Year you began gymnastics: 1996
Favorite Event: Floor
How did you get involved in gymnastics: I got involved when I was two years old when my mom put me in mommy and me classes, I always had a lot of energy so it was the perfect fit! I have always loved it ever since!
Favorite thing about gymnastics: I love performing and that gymnastics never gets boring, there is always something that needs to be fixed or improved!
Names of parents/guardians: Lynn and Rick


Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: English
Hobbies or favorite activities: Shopping, spending time with family & friends, hot yoga
Favorite music: Hip Hop, R&B
Favorite book(s): The Pact
Favorite TV show(s): Pretty little liars, The Ringer, and Dance moms
Favorite Food: Watermelon, yogurt
Charity Involvement: Special Olympics

National Competition Results

2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials, San Jose, Calif. - 2nd-FX; 3rd-AA, VT, BB
2016 P&G Championships, St. Louis, Mo. - 2nd-AA, BB, FX
2016 Secret U.S. Classic, Hartford, Conn. - 1st-AA, VT, FX; 3rd-BB
2015 P&G Championships, Indianapolis, Ind. - 1st-FX; 3rd-AA; 7th-BB(T)
2015 Secret U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 2nd-BB; 5th-AA, FX
2012 U.S. Olympic Trials, San Jose, Calif. - 1st-BB, FX; 3rd-AA; 8th-UB(T)
2012 Visa Championships, St. Louis, Mo. - 1st-BB, FX; 3rd-AA
2012 Secret U.S. Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 1st-AA, BB(T), FX; 2nd-VT; 6th-UB(T)
2011 Visa Championships, Saint Paul, Minn. - 3rd-AA, FX; 6th-BB
2011 CoverGirl Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 1st-AA, VT(T), FX; 3rd-BB
2010 Visa Championships, Hartford, Conn. - 3rd-AA, BB, FX
2010 CoverGirl Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 5th-AA, BB, FX
2009 Visa Championships, Dallas, Texas - 2nd-BB; 3rd-AA; 5th-VT (Jr. Div.)
2009 CoverGirl Classic, Des Moines, Iowa - 3rd-FX; 8th-BB (Jr. Div.)
2009 American Classic, San Diego, Calif. - 1st-VT; 4th-BB(T); 6th-FX; 10th-AA (Jr. Div.)

International Competition Results

2016 Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 1st-Team; 2nd-AA, FX
2016 Pacific Rim Championships, Everett, Wash. - 1st-Team, FX; 2nd-AA, BB
2016 Jesolo Trophy, Jesolo, Italy - 1st-Team, FX; 3rd-BB; 6th-AA
2015 World Championships, Glasgow, Great Britain - 1st-Team
2015 Jesolo Trophy, Jesolo, Italy - 1st-Team; 3rd-AA, FX
2012 Olympic Games, London, England - 1st-Team, FX; 3rd-BB; 4th-AA
2012 City of Jesolo Trophy, Jesolo, Italy - 1st-Team; 2nd-AA, FX; 3rd-UB; 4th-VT; 6th-BB
2012 AT&T American Cup, New York, N.Y. - 2nd-AA
2011 World Championships, Tokyo, Japan - 1st-Team; 3rd-FX; 4th-AA, BB
2011 City of Jesolo Trophy, Jesolo, Italy - 1st-Team, BB, FX(T); 3rd-AA, VT
2011 AT&T American Cup, Jacksonville, Fla. - 3rd-AA
2010 World Championships, Rotterdam, Netherlands - 2nd-Team; 4th-FX
2010 Pacific Rim Championships, Melbourne, Australia - 1st-Team; 2nd-AA, BB, FX; 7th-UB
2010 City of Jesolo Trophy, Jesolo, Italy - 1st-Team, AA
2010 Tyson American Cup, Worcester, Mass. - 2nd-AA
2009 Junior Pan American Championships, Aracaju, Brazil - 1st-Team, VT, FX; 3rd-AA


Videos of Aly Raisman

2016 Interview after P&G Championships
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 Floor Exercise
2016 P&G Championships Day 1 Vault
2016 P&G Championships Day 1 Uneven Bars
2016 P&G Championships Day 1 Balance Beam
2016 Interview after Secret U.S. Classic
2016 Secret U.S. Classic Balance Beam
2016 Secret U.S. Classic Vault
2016 Secret U.S. Classic Uneven Bars
2016 Secret U.S. Classic Floor Exercise
2016 Pac Rim Championships Balance Beam Final
2016 Pac Rim Championships Floor Exercise Final
Interview after 2016 Pac Rim Championships Team/AA
2016 Pac Rim Championships Floor Exercise
2016 Pac Rim Championships Uneven Bars
2016 Pac Rim Championships Vault
2016 Pac Rim Championships Balance Beam
2015 Interview after World Champs Team Final
2015 World Championships Team Final BB
2015 World Championships Team Final FX
2015 Interview after World Championships Qual.
2015 World Championships Qual. Floor Exercise
2015 World Championships Qual. Balance Beam
2015 World Championships Qual. Uneven Bars
2015 World Championships Qual. Vault
2015 Interview after P&G Championships
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 Vault
2015 P&G Championships Day 1 Balance Beam
2015 P&G Championships Day 1 Uneven Bars
2015 P&G Championships Day 1 Floor Exercise
2015 Secret U.S. Classic Vault
2015 Secret U.S. Classic Uneven Bars
2015 Secret U.S. Classic Balance Beam
2015 Secret U.S. Classic Floor Exercise
2013 Interview at P&G Championships Day 2
2013 Interview at AT&T American Cup
2013 Interview at Nastia Liukin Cup
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Floor Exercise
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Balance Beam
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Uneven Bars
2012 Visa Championships Day 2 Vault
2012 Interview after Visa Championships Day 1
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Vault
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Uneven Bars
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Balance Beam
2012 Visa Championships Day 1 Floor Exercise
2012 AT&T American Cup floor exercise
2012 AT&T American Cup balance beam
2012 AT&T American Cup uneven bars
2011 Interview after Worlds prelims
2011 Interview after Worlds podium training
2011 Visa Championships Day 2 Floor Exercise
2011 Visa Championships Day 2 Balance Beam
2011 Visa Championships Day 2 Uneven Bars
2011 Visa Championships Day 2 Vault
2011 Visa Championships Day 1 Floor Exercise
2011 Visa Championships Day 1 Vault
2011 Visa Championships Day 1 Uneven Bars
2011 Visa Championships Day 1 Balance Beam
2011 CoverGirl Classic Uneven Bars
2011 CoverGirl Classic Balance Beam
2011 CoverGirl Classic Floor Exercise
2011 CoverGirl Classic Vault
2011 AT&T American Cup Floor Exercise
2011 AT&T American Cup Balance Beam
2011 AT&T American Cup Vault
2010 Interview after Worlds floor exercise final
2010 Interview after Worlds all-around final
2010 Interview after Worlds team final
2010 Interview after Worlds prelims
2010 Interview after Worlds podium training
2010 Visa Championships Day 2 Balance Beam
2010 Visa Championships Day 2 Floor Exercise
2010 Visa Championships Day 2 Uneven Bars
2010 Visa Championships Day 2 Vault
2010 Visa Championships Day 1 Floor Exercise
2010 Visa Championships Day 1 Balance Beam
2010 Visa Championships Day 1 Uneven Bars
2010 Visa Championships Day 1 Vault
2010 CoverGirl Classic Balance Beam
2010 CoverGirl Classic Floor Exercise
2010 CoverGirl Classic Uneven Bars
2010 CoverGirl Classic Vault
2010 Interview after Tyson American Cup
2010 Tyson American Cup Balance Beam
2010 Tyson American Cup Floor Exercise