American Sports Famous Gymnasts from the United States

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List of notable or famous gymnasts from the United States, with bios and photos, including the top gymnasts born in the United States and even some popular gymnasts who immigrated to the United States. If you're trying to find out the names of famous American gymnasts then this list is the perfect resource for you. These gymnasts are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known gymnast from the United States is included when available.

List people include Mitch Gaylord, Nastia Liukin and many more.

This historic gymnasts from the United States list can help answer the questions "Who are some American gymnasts of note?" and "Who are the most famous gymnasts from the United States?" These prominent gymnasts of the United States may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected American gymnasts.

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Alicia Sacramone is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 31 Alicia Marie Quinn is a retired American artistic gymnast. Sacramone began gymnastics at the age of eight, started competing in the elite ranks in 2002 and joined the U.S. national team in 2003. ...more

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Aly Raisman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 24 Alexandra Rose "Aly" Raisman is an American artistic gymnast. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, she was captain of the gold medal-winning US women's gymnastics team, and individually won a ...more

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Amy Jo Johnson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 48 Amy Jo Johnson is an American actress, singer, songwriter, scriptwriter, producer, director, musician and gymnast, first starring as the Pink Ranger Kimberly Ann Hart in Mighty Morphin Power ...more

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Bart Conner is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 60 Bart Conner is an American former gymnast who, as a member of the gold medal-winning men's gymnastics team at the 1984 Summer Olympic Games won an individual gold on the parallel bars. Conner ...more

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Becky Holliday is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 38 Rebecca "Becky" Holliday is an American pole vaulter, born March 12, 1980. She placed 2nd at the 2012 US Olympic trials in Eugene, Oregon with a final clearance of 14-11, qualifying ...more

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Bridget Sloan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 26 Bridget Elizabeth Sloan is an American elite gymnast. She was the 2009 All-Around World Champion and the 2009 All-Around U.S. National Champion. Sloan was a member of the U.S. women's gymnastics ...more

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Carly Patterson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 31 Carly Rae Patterson-Caldwell is an American singer and former gymnast. She is the 2004 Olympic All-Around Champion and a member of the USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame. She currently lives in Allen,

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Cathy Rigby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 66 Cathleen Roxanne Rigby, known as Cathy Rigby, is an actress, speaker, and former gymnast. Her performance in the 1968 Summer Olympics helped to popularize the sport of gymnastics. After her ...more

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Chellsie Memmel is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 30 Chellsie Marie Memmel is a retired American gymnast. She is the 2005 World All-Around Champion, making her the third American woman, after Kim Zmeskal and Shannon Miller, to become World ...more

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Constance Zimmer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 48 Constance Zimmer is an American actress perhaps best known for her role as Dana Gordon in HBO's Entourage and as Claire Simms on the critically acclaimed ABC legal comedy-drama Boston Legal. She ...more

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Courtney Kupets is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 32 Courtney Anne Kupets is an American gymnast. She is best known for her 2003 and 2004 all-around national championships; her membership on the 2002 and 2003 World Artistic Gymnastics ...more

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Courtney Marit is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 44 Courtney Marit is a former contestant on the reality television show Survivor: Panama.

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Courtney McCool is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 30 Courtney Lynn McCool Griffeth is an American gymnast, who was a team member in the 2004 Summer Olympics women's artistic gymnastic team. Although she didn't compete in the team finals, she ...more

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Danell Leyva is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 27 Danell Johan Leyva is a Cuban-American gymnast. He is the 2011 U.S national all-around gold medalist and the 2011 world champion on the parallel bars. He is also a Bronze Medal winner in the ...more

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Gabby Douglas is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 23 Gabrielle Christina Victoria "Gabby" Douglas is an American artistic gymnast. As a member of the U.S. Women's Gymnastics team at the 2012 Summer Olympics, she won gold medals in both ...more

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Jacob Dalton is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 27 Jacob Dalton is a gymnast.

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Jana Bieger is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 29 Jana Lyn Bieger is an American gymnast of German descent. Raised in the U.S. and a citizen, Bieger has competed only for the U.S. At the 2006 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships, she won ...more

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Jessica Gil Ortiz is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
Jessica Gil Ortiz age 28 Jessica Gil Ortiz is a Colombian artistic gymnast.

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John Orozco is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
John Orozco age 26 John Orozco is an American gymnast and the 2012 Visa National Champion. He trains at the United States Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

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Jonathan Horton is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 33 Jonathan Alan Horton is an American gymnast. He is the 2008 Olympic silver medalist on high bar, 2010 Worlds all-around bronze medalist and a two-time U.S. National All-Around Champion. He is a ...more

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Jordyn Wieber is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 23 Jordyn Marie Wieber is a retired American artistic gymnast who was a member of the gold medal-winning US women's gymnastics teams at the 2011 World Championships and the 2012 Summer Olympics. ...more

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Julie Zetlin is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 28 Julie Ashley Zetlin is a veteran elite rhythmic gymnast who is the 2010 U.S. Senior National Champion in Rhythmic Gymnastics. In February 2012, the International Gymnastics Federation awarded ...more

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Justin Spring is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 34 Justin Edward Spring is a retired American gymnast. He is a member of the bronze medal winning U.S. team at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing. He was also a top gymnast in NCAA competition, where he ...more

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Kay Ainge is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
Kay Ainge Kay Ainge is the mother of Danny Ainge, former NBA player and now General Manager of the Boston Celtics.

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Kerri Strug is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Gymnasts from the United States
age 41 Kerri Allyson Strug is a retired American gymnast from Tucson, Arizona. She was a member of the Magnificent Seven, the victorious all-around women's gymnastics team that represented the United ...more