Ivana Hong

The daughter of Mike and Michelle. She has three siblings, Isabelle, Isadora and Preston. She hopes to become a gymnastics judge one day after she retires from competition. She says her role models are her grandma, Carly Patterson, and Courtney McCool.

Ivana was selected as an alternate for the 2008 USA Olympic gymnastics team.

National Achievements

2008 Visa Championships, Boston, Mass.: 5th-AA; 6th-BB, FX; 7th-UB
2008 U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Gymnastics, Philadelphia, Pa.: 5th-AA, UB; 7th-FX; 8th-VT, BB
2007 Visa Championships, San Jose, Calif.: 4th-AA; 5th-BB, FX; 8th-UB
2006 Visa Championships, St. Paul, Minn.: 3rd-BB(T); 5th-AA; 7th-FX (Jr. Div)
2006 U.S. Classic, Kansas City, Kan.: 2nd-BB; 8th-FX; 9th-AA (Jr. Div)
2005 Visa Championships, Indianapolis, Ind.: 4th-BB; 7th-FX; 8th-AA (Jr. Div)
2004 Visa Championships, Nashville, Tenn.: 5th-BB; 13th-UB; 16th-AA; 17th-FX; 18th-VT (Jr. Div)
2004 U.S. Classic, Rochester, N.Y.: 3rd-BB; 10th-AA (Jr. Div)
2004 American Challenge, Ontario, Calif.: 1st-AA; 1st-BB; 1st-UB; 2nd-VT; 4th-FX
2003 U.S. Challenge, San Antonio, Texas: 2nd-AA, BB; 5th-VT; 6th-UB, FX
2003 American Challenge, Boston, Mass.: 1st-UB, BB; 2nd-AA, UB; 3rd-FX; 7th-VT
2002 U.S. Challenge, Virginia Beach, Va.: 1st-BB; 3rd-AA; 4th-FX; 6th-VT; 9th-UB

International Achievements

2008 Olympic Alternate, Beijing, China
2007 World Championships, Stuttgart, Germany: 1st-Team
2007 Pan American Games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: 1st-Team; 3rd-AA
2007 Houston International Invitational, Houston, Texas: 2nd-AA; 2nd-BB; 3rd-VT
2007 USA vs Great Britain International Competition, Lisburn, Ireland: 1st-Team; 3rd-BB; 5th-AA
2006 USA/Japan/New Zealand Competition, Houston, Texas: 1st-Team; 3rd-AA, BB, FX
2005 Top Gym Competition, Charleroi, Belgium: 1st-UB, BB; 3rd-AA