RAISMAN Alexandra
United States of America
USA
Title
Ms
Lastname
RAISMAN
Firstname
Alexandra
Gender
female
Country
United States of America
Place of birth
Needham, MA
Year of birth
1994 (26 y.o.)
Discipline(s)
Women's Artistic Gymnastics
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Nickname
Aly (usa-gymnastics.org, 16 May 2012)
Hobbies
Shopping, fashion, spending time with friends and family. (Twitter profile, 16 May 2012)
Occupation
Athlete
Spoken languages
English
Club
Brestyan's American Gymnastics [United States]
Coach
Mihai Brestyan [personal], ROU; Martha Karolyi [national], ROU (usagym.org, 17 Jun 2016)
International senior debut
2010 for United States, in Jesolo, Italy (Athlete, 18 Jan 2012)
Start sporting career
She took up the sport in 1996. (usa-gymnastics.org, 16 May 2012)
Reason for taking up the sport
When she was younger she repeatedly watched a recording of the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta. The US women's team won the gold medal that year. She also stated that she took a 'mummy and me' class when she was 18 months and she liked it. (nbcolympics.com, 25 Apr 2012; Athlete, 18 Jan 2012)
Most memorable sporting achievement
Winning two gold medals at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (olympictalk.nbcsports.com, 01 Dec 2014)
Additional information
Awards
She was named the 2013 US Gymnast of the Year. (Facebook page, 31 Aug 2015)

General
CAREER BREAK
She took a break from competitive gymnastics following the 2012 Olympic Games in London, returning almost two years later in March 2015 to aim to be selected for the 2015 Jesolo Trophy in Italy. (olympictalk.nbcsports.com, 11 Feb 2015)

DANCING WITH THE STARS
She was a finalist and placed fourth in the spring 2013 season of the television dance competition show 'Dancing with the Stars'. (Facebook profile, 16 Jun 2016)

Last update : 2016-09-23

Olympic Games

2016 - Games of the XXXI Olympiad RIO DE JANEIRO (BRA)

All-Around
Rank Final
2
Score Final
60.098 
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
60.607 
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
22
Score Qualif.
14.733
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
14.833
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
2
Score Final
15.500
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
15.275
Team
Rank Final
1
Score Final
184.897
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
185.238

2012 - Games of the XXX Olympiad LONDON (GBR)

All-Around
Rank Final
4
Score Final
59.566 
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
60.391 
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
23
Score Qualif.
14.166
Balance Beam
Rank Final
3
Score Final
15.066
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
15.100
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
1
Score Final
15.600
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
15.325
Team
Rank Final
1
Score Final
183.596
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
181.863
World Championships

2015 - 46th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships GLASGOW (GBR)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
56.798 
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
68
Score Qualif.
13.066
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
17
Score Qualif.
14.066
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
14.533
Team
Rank Final
1
Score Final
181.338
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
236.611

2011 - 43rd FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships TOKYO (JPN)

All-Around
Rank Final
4
Score Final
57.558 
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
58.432 
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
22
Score Qualif.
14.000
Balance Beam
Rank Final
4
Score Final
15.066
Rank Qualif.
6
Score Qualif.
14.933
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
3
Score Final
15.000
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
14.833
Team
Rank Final
1
Score Final
179.411
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
234.253

2010 - 42nd FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships ROTTERDAM (NED)

All-Around
Rank Final
13
Score Final
55.699 
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
58.315 
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
19
Score Qualif.
14.133
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
14.766
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
4
Score Final
14.716
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
14.383
Team
Rank Final
2
Score Final
175.196
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
233.643

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