Discipline: All-Around, Floor Exercise, Balance Beam, Uneven Bars, Vault, Team
Current Residence: West Des Moines, Iowa
- 2008 Olympic Games, gold medal in women's balance beam, silver medals in women's team, women's individual all-around, women's floor exercise, 11th in women's uneven bars
- 2011, Pan American Games team gold medalist, uneven bars silver medalist
- 2009, 79th Amateur Athletic Union (All Around) Sullivan Award recipient
- 2008, Visa U.S. National Championships, national champion
- 2008, American Cup vault, floor exercise and balance beam gold medalist, all-around silver medalist
- 2007, World Championships all around, floor exercise and team gold medalist
- 2007, Pan American Games all-around, balance beam, uneven bars and team gold medalist, floor exercise silver medalist
- 2007, Visa Championships all-around, floor exercise and balance beam gold medalist, uneven bars bronze medalist
- 2007, American Cup all-around gold medalist
Fun Facts: Enjoys scrap-booking and shopping ... Won season 8 of Dancing with the Stars and is competing in the season 15 all-star edition ... Has a balance beam trick named after her
Red, White & Trending: Nov. 25-Dec. 1
Jamie MacDonald Dec. 02, 2016
It's beginning to look a lot like the holidays for Kerri Walsh Jennings, Shawn Johnson, Kara Goucher and Nathan Adrian's cat (less so for Kara Goucher after a tree fail); Chris Mazdzer threads a treacherous needle; Lindsey Vonn rips off a no-big-deal set of broken-arm pull-ups; with her 95-year-old grandmother, Mikaela Shiffrin celebrates another win; Melissa Stockwell overcomes an orange moment; Alicia Sacramone shares perhaps the most adorable workout moment ever; and much more.
Red, White & Trending: Nov. 18-24
Jamie MacDonald Nov. 25, 2016
Like the holiday itself, there was a lot from which to choose on Thanksgiving — where else are you going to see bobsledders stuck in the snow, Team USA stars lighting up parades in New York and Houston, Allyson Felix running in the snow, Scout Bassett proving there are #NoDaysOff, turkey traditions, non-traditional Thanksgivings around the globe, and so much gratitude in one place? Plus keys to the city for two Rio Olympians from Roswell, New Mexico, Laurie Hernandez crossing over to become a DWTS star, Golden Goggles means high praise for Team USA, a dog treat, Lindsey Vonn is working through her gruesome injury and more.
Red, White & Trending: Nov. 11-17
Jamie MacDonald Nov. 18, 2016
New Mannequin Challenge efforts arrive from Team USA gymnastics, soccer and judo stars; softball star Jennie Finch earns a Hall pass; Lindsey Vonn shares shots from her gruesome injury; Lex Gillette earns a starring TedX role; Allyson Felix, Janet Evans and Angela Ruggiero earn a starring role in Doha; the 6-foot-9 Phil Dalhausser wishes for a bigger world; Olympians are feted in New York and Austin; UFC captivates Team USA; Conor Dwyer is on a pretty good run; it’s ninja time again for gymnast Jonathan Horton; and more.
Red, White & Trending: Oct. 28-Nov. 3
Jamie MacDonald Nov. 04, 2016
Relive the real-time, nail-biting (right, Elena Delle Donne?), tension-driven key moments of Game 7 of the World Series through Team USA's eyes -- including those of Conor Dwyer, who was in attendance, and Dexter Fowler, the baseball Olympian who helped break a 108-year drought; Dara Torres adds another accolade; Alise Post finds that her rehabbing fiance can throw a punch, plus more rehabbing from significant injuries for Jonathan Horton and Amy Purdy; Tyler Clary's wild ride and wedding bells for two of Team USA's best.
Celebrate National Pumpkin Day With Team USA
Oct. 26, 2016
Fans have been creating their best #TeamUSAPumpkin to get in the Halloween spirit.
Red, White & Trending: Oct. 14-20
Jamie MacDonald Oct. 21, 2016
Sydney Leroux comically shares the good (and the bad and the worse) shades of motherhood, Michael Phelps works on his selfie game, Jordan Burroughs (and Shawn Johnson East and Alicia Quinn and a big Team USA fan) are wild about pumpkins, the “Shot Diva” earns an orange honor of her own, Allie Long and Alex Morgan dress up for Las Vegas, Hailey Danisewicz marks her “ampuversary,” Team USA shines for the Women’s Sports Foundation, Jamie Nieto keeps on taking inspiring steps, Allyson Felix stops by LA 2024 and much more.
Red, White & Trending: July 1-7
Jamie MacDonald July 08, 2016
Timelines burst with red, white and blue Fourth of July holiday spirit (and an eagle on a bus at the OTC), Paralympic athletes step into the spotlight with Rio reactions, a peek into what makes swimming's Katie Ledecky great, triumph and heartache at track and field Olympic Trials, a classy goodbye from DeeDee Trotter and more.
Red, White & Trending: June 24-30
Jamie MacDonald July 01, 2016
Team USA's heartfelt reactions to 'superhero' Pat Summitt's passing, emotional gymnastics trials lead to tears, seeing stars at swimming trials, an installment of Phil Dalhausser's #tallmanproblems, women's water polo is taking it outside at a historic pool, July won't keep Travis Ganong from making ski videos, Lex Gillette keeps throwing strikes, Skylar Diggins and Lindsey Vonn release books, Shalane Flanagan chirps her dad and more.
Red, White & Trending: May 27-June 2
Jamie MacDonald June 03, 2016
Four sweet words: See you in Rio, four-time Olympian Hunter Kemper is road-tripping with the fam, Brady Ellison is on target, Keni Harrison and Christian Pulisic become names to remember, Memorial Day salutes, a Scout's take on dabbing, Shawn Johnson's happy anniversary, Ariana Kukors' trip of a lifetime (hint: #isaidYES), Mikaela Shiffrin's hobbies and more.
Red, White & Trending: May 20-26
Jamie MacDonald May 27, 2016
An uncomfortably close look at Casey Eichfeld's hectic 'home' office, a Magnificent gymnastics reunion (and photobomb), Aaron Blunck tackles standing sand sledding, Serena Williams gets tricky with the Dude Perfect gang, Kaitlyn Farrington embarks on an extreme adventure, Alana Nichols takes on Tyrolean fashion, Shawn Johnson and Nastia Liukin go glam, Lex Gillette shows off hoops (and soccer and football) skills, Aly Raisman accepts 'Grams' status and more.