- Silvia Colussi-Pelaez
- 5' 2"
- Oakville, Ontario (Futures Gymnastics)
Competed as member of Spain’s national team at 2013 World Championships in Antwerp, Belgium in October…successfully performed a sideways aerial on balance beam – a first in World or Olympic competition…the skill will be named the Colussi-Pelaez..
PRIOR TO FLORIDA – Took third in all-around and third on vault, balance beam and floor exercise at the 2013 Spanish National Championships…2013 Gymnix International uneven bars champion…sixth on floor at 2013 Cottbus World Cup…member of Spain’s 2012 team at the London Olympic Test Event…member of Spain’s 2011 World Championships team in Tokyo, Japan…member of Spain’s team at 2012 European Championships in Brussels, competing on bars and beam…competed in 2012 Osijek Grand Prix, winning first World Cup medal with a bronze on floor - also placed fourth on uneven bars and sixth on balance beam…sixth in all-around in 2011 triangular in England with Spain, Portugal and Great Britain – also took fifth on beam…owns dual citizenship and also has competed in the elite ranks in Canada…took 11th in the 2011 Canadian Championships’ all-around…tied for all-around gold at 2011 Canada Winter Games in Halifax…trained at Futures Gymnastics under guidance of Lorne Bobkin, Lisa Cowan and Lawson Hamer.
MAJOR – Social and Behavioral Sciences