Discipline: All-Around, Floor Exercise, Balance Beam, Uneven Bars, Vault, Team
Current Residence: Aliso Viejo, Calif.
School: Aliso Niguel High School
- 2012 Olympic Games, gold medal in team
- 2012, U.S. Olympic Trials uneven bars gold medalist (tied), balance beam bronze medalist (tied), all-around fifth place
- 2012, Visa Championships uneven bars silver medalist, all-around and balance beam fourth place, floor exercise sixth place
- 2012, Pacific Rim Championships balance beam and team gold medalist
- 2010, Pan American Championships, all-around and team gold medalist
Fun Facts: Father was a Triple-A baseball player ... Loves the constant challenges gymnastics presents ... Mother put her in gymnastics at age 3 because she was extremely active ... Favorite book is The Hunger Games ... Favorite TV show is Modern Family
Now 20, Olympic Champ Kyla Ross Embraces Transition To College Gymnastics
Joanne C. Gerstner Oct. 24, 2016
Ross is a freshman at UCLA, as is fellow U.S. Olympian Madison Kocian.
Relive The Fierce Five's Team All-Around Gold Medal At The London 2012 Olympic Games
June 27, 2016
The U.S. women's gymnastics team earned the first all-around title for the U.S. since 1996.
Fierce Five Member Kyla Ross Retires From Elite Gymnastics
USA Gymnastics Feb. 22, 2016
Ross won Olympic gold in 2012 and has since won five World Championship medals.
8 Olympic-Themed Halloween Costume Ideas
Oct. 30, 2015
In a pinch? We've got you covered with eight do-it-yourself costume ideas for Halloween.
Defending Olympic Champions Hoping To Shine Again In Rio
Peggy Shinn Aug. 20, 2015
From Phelps to the women’s soccer team, scores of defending Olympic gold medalists are on the Road to Rio.
Douglas And Raisman Are Right Where They Need To Be For 2016
Chrös McDougall Aug. 16, 2015
The 2012 Olympians both finished in the top five at the P&G Championships with room to improve.
Unbeatable Simone Biles Becomes First Woman In 23 Years To Win Three National Titles
Brandon Penny Aug. 16, 2015
Biles scores nearly 5 points ahead of the field, while Raisman and Douglas are third, fifth in their returns.
Gymnasts Sweep U.S. Olympic Committee’s Athlete And Team October Honors
United States Olympic Committee Nov. 07, 2014
Biles, Leyva and women's world championship team earn Athlete of the Month recognition
Simone Biles Floors Competition For World Gymnastics Gold
Brian Trusdell Oct. 10, 2014
Simone Biles defends world title; Kyla Ross takes bronze
Tale Of The Tape: Simone Biles And Kyla Ross
Paul D. Bowker Oct. 08, 2014
The U.S. gymnasts could go 1-2 again at the world championships