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Kelise Woolford

Birthdate:
8/25/2007

Program:
Women's Artistic

Level:
Senior

Current Residence:
Columbus, OH

Club:
Buckeye Gymnastics

Head Coach:
Kittia Carpenter

Other Coaches:
Ana Maria Bican Roe and Louis Robinson

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Kelise Woolford

Personal Information

  • Nickname: Kelsey
  • Birthplace: Newark, NJ
  • Hometown: Orange, NJ
  • Twitter/X: @kelise_woolford
  • Facebook: Facebook.com/Kelise Woolford
  • Instagram: Instagram.com/princesskelise
  • YouTube: YouTube.com/Kelise Woolford
  • Name of High School: Ohio Connection's Academy
  • High School Graduation Year: 2025
  • College Graduation Year: 2029
  • Year you began gymnastics: 2015
  • Favorite Event: Bars
  • How did you get involved in gymnastics: In 2012, I watch the Olympics with my mother and Aunt. After watching Gabby Douglas, I instantly fell in love. Thereafter, I begged my parents for a few years while teaching myself to flip. Eventually, they gave in and put me in gymnastics.
  • Favorite thing about gymnastics: My favorite things about gymnastics are the friendships and opportunities created.
  • What are your goals for gymnastics?: My gymnastics goals are to compete in the 2024 and 2028 Olympics. Upon completion attend my dream college.
  • Names of parents/guardians/spouse: Anthony & Salome Woolford
  • Names of sibling(s): Alexis Jenkins, Anthony Jr., Elijah, Kayson
  • Family members in sports: Alexis- Track; Anthony Jr.- Football; Kayson- Football and Track

Interests Outside the Gym

  • Favorite school subject: Social Studies and History
  • Hobbies or favorite activities: Painting and Shopping
  • Favorite music: Micheal Jackson, Maroon 5 and Bruno Mars
  • Favorite book(s): Romeo & Juliet
  • Favorite movie(s): Encanto; Zombies 1,2 and, 3; Fault In Our Stars; Princess And The Frog
  • Favorite TV show(s): Stranger Things; Outer Banks; Criminal Minds
  • Favorite Food: Sea Food
  • Charity Involvement: Soup Kitchen, Sponsor Families for the Holiday and Create care buckets for victims of war torn countries.

National Competition Results

  • 2024 Core Hydration Classic, Hartford, Conn. -
  • 2024 American Classic, Katy, Texas - 5th-FX
  • 2024 Winter Cup, Louisville, Ky. -
  • 2023 Xfinity U.S. Gymnastics Championships, San Jose, Calif. -
  • 2023 Core Hydration Classic, Hoffman Estates, Ill. -
  • 2023 American Classic, Katy, Texas - 2nd-UB(T), BB; 10th-AA
  • 2023 Winter Cup, Louisville, Ky. -
  • 2022 OOFOS U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Tampa, Fla. - (Jr. Div.)
  • 2022 U.S. Classic, Salt Lake City, Utah - 5th-FX (Jr. Div.)
  • 2022 Women's Development Program National Championships, Mesa, Ariz. - 1st-UB; 4th-BB; 9th-AA (Jr. B)

International Competition Results

LEGEND

  • Women: AA = All Around | VT = Vault | UB = Uneven Bars | BB = Balance Beam | FX = Floor Exercise | (T) = Tie
  • Men: AA = All Around | FX = Floor Exercise | PH = Pommel Horse | SR = Still Rings | VT = Vault | PB = Parallel Bars | HB = Horizontal Bars | (T) = Tie
  • Rhythmic AA = All Around | RP = Rope | HP = Hoop | BA = Ball | CL = Clubs | RB = Ribbon | (T) = Tie
  • Acrobatic: DY = Dynamic | BL = Balance | AA = All Around | CB = Combined
  • T&T: TR = Trampoline | TU = Tumbling | DM = Double Mini | SY = Synchronized Trampoline
  • Parkour: FS - Freestyle | SP = Speed