Name: Natalie McGiffert
Sport: Gymnastics
Discipline(s): Rhythmic Gymnastics
Event(s): Group
Height: 5-3
Weight: 97
DOB: 3/14/1997
Birthplace: Los Angeles, Calif.
Hometown: Topanga, Calif.
High School: Glenbrook North High School (Northbrook, Ill.) '15
Team/Club: North Shore Rhythmic Gymnastics Center
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2016)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, 14th
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2015 – 11th (5 ribbons); 13th (all-around); 15th (3 clubs, 2 hoops)
  • Years of participation: 2013-15
  • Top finish: 11th – 2015 (5 ribbons)
  • Member of the six-person team that gave the U.S. its first earned Olympic spot in rhythmic group competition with a 13th-place all-around finish at the 2015 world championships.
Other Career Highlights
  • 2015 Pan American Games, gold (6 clubs, 2 hoops); silver (all-around, 5 ribbons)
Personal: Daughter of David and Shannon McGiffert...Has one brother, Evan...Is a former ballet dancer and has previous experience in rock climbing, surfing and karate...Speaks Spanish.