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Katelyn Ohashi

Katelyn Ohashi is known as an American artistic gymnast who competed for UCLA. She is most famous for being a six-time All-American and winner of the 2013 American Cup.

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Background and Age

Katelyn Michelle Ohashi was born on April 12, 1997 in Seattle, Washington. She was born to guardians Richard and Diana Ohashi and she has three older siblings, Ryan, Kyle, and Kalen. Ohashi made her debut presentation at the 2009 Junior Olympic National Championships. She's had some high points and low points all throughout her career. In her free time, Ohashi appreciates writing, photography, shopping, working with destitute sanctuaries, and setting off to the shoreline.

Career and Net Worth

On January 13, 2019 Ohashi contended at the Collegiate Challenge, where the UCLA Bruins dominated. Ohashi made tumbling look simple from her easy summersaults to her most delicate arrivals. The challenge level of her floor exercise was a certain something and her character was another. Ohashi oozed satisfaction and the gigantic grin all over helped her catch the consideration and the hearts of spectators. Her character and mentality were hailed by many fans who basically couldn't get enough of her routine. One of her sessions earned Ohashi a perfect score of 10.

In 2018, she finished an extraordinary floor session that surprised the web. Ohashi scored a 9.950 at the PAC-12 Championships. The YouTube video of the performance has been seen in excess of 4 million times and was popular because of her use of Michael Jackson's music. Her performance inspired many young girls to take up the sport.

In July 2019, the popular athlete Katelyn Ohashi opened up about the negative effect of body shaming while at the same time conveying a heartfelt speech at the ESPY Awards. During the ceremony, Ohashi got the honors for "Best Play" and "Best Viral Sports Moment", for her viral vaulting floor routine which scored an immaculate 10 at a school tumbling contest in January.

While accepting her "Best Play" award, the 22-year-old clarified in an emotional speech that with the viral distinction came a deluge of online abuse, quite a bit of which was directed at her appearance.

Marriage, Husband and Kids

In a tweet, Katelyn spoke about a boyfriend but she has never revealed who the special guy is. Now that her college career is over, she is expected to share some more details about her love life. It also may be a case of her wanting to keep his identity a secret for his privacy and to protect him from online trolls.


Quick Facts
Birth Date: 12 Apr, 1997
Age: 23 yrs
Occupations: Artistic gymnast
Citizenship: United States of America
Birth Place: Seattle
residence: Bellevue
Education: University of California, Los Angeles
Gender: Female
Description: Artistic gymnast
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Last Modified: Nov 7 2020
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