Name: Evita Griskenas
Sport: Gymnastics
Discipline(s): Rhythmic Gymnastics
Height: 5-8
Weight: 117
DOB: 12/3/2000
Birthplace: Chicago, Ill.
Hometown: Orland Park, Ill.
High School: High School: Carl Sandburg High School (Orland Park, Ill.)
Team/Club: North Shore Rhythmic Gymnastics Center
Coach(es): Natalia Klimouk, Irina Korosteleva, Angelina Yovcheva, Dani Takova
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian ( 2020)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 12th (individual all-around)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2019 – 7th (team), 8th (all-around, ball)
  • Years of Participation: 2017 – 2019
  • Top Finish: 7th (team) – 2019
Other Career Highlights
  • 2019 Pan American Games, gold (all-around, hoop, ball, ribbon); bronze (club) •
  • 2019 Pan Am Sports NextGen Female Athlete Award
Personal: Daughter of Sigitas and Olga Griskenas…Has brother Nathan…Can speak Russian…Has two cats that love to cuddle…Hobbies include practicing calligraphy, writing, reading and dancing.