Aly Raisman

  • Celebrity
  • Birth Name: Alexandra Rose Raisman
  • Birth Place: Needham, Massachusetts, United States
  • Profession: Gymnast

Fast Facts

  • Started gymnastics at 18 months in a "mommy and me" class.
  • After a successful junior career, made her first U.S. senior team in 2010 while training with fellow New Englander Alicia Sacramone.
  • Collected a team-best three medals at the 2012 London Olympics as a member of the gold medal-winning "Fierce Five" U.S. squad.
  • Performed her gold medal-winning floor exercise in 2012 (a first for Team USA) to "Hava Nagila," in tribute to her Jewish faith.
  • Also in London, tied for third in all-around, but lost the medal on a scoring tie-breaker.
  • Placed fourth on Dancing With the Stars in season 16, partnered with Mark Ballas.
  • Won World Championship team gold medals in 2011 and 2015.  
  • Big fan of New England sports, particularly the Boston Bruins; honored with a ceremonial puck drop at a 2013 game. 
  • Won a gold with the women's gymnastics team at the 2016 Olympics in Rio, the first time the women's team won back-to-back golds and her own individual medals, both silvers, in the all-around and on floor. 
  • Volunteers for the Special Olympics.

Relationships

  • Lynn Raisman — Mother
  • Richard Raisman — Father
  • Chloe Raisman — Sister
  • Madison Raisman — Sister
  • Colton Underwood — Significant Other
  • Brett Raisman — Brother

College

  • Attends Babson College, Babson Park, Massachusetts, United States

Details

  • Birth Name: Alexandra Rose Raisman
  • Birth Place: Needham, Massachusetts, United States
  • Profession: Gymnast

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