Name: Christina Desiderio
Birthday: August 22, 2000
Grad Year: 2018
Club: Parkettes
Level: Junior International Elite
Website: Club
Videos: YouTube

Christina Desiderio was born on August 22, 2000. She trained at Giants Gymnastics in New Jersey until the summer of 2010. She then moved to Parkettes. She will graduate from high school in 2018.

In 2009, Christina competed level five. She finished third all-around at the State Championships. She placed second on floor. She made the National TOPs Team. She competed level seven at the Christmas on the Chesapeake meet. She placed second on vault and beam. Christina moved up to level eight for the 2010 season. She finished third all-around at the Rutgers Color Games. She placed fourth on floor at the Parkette Invitational. At the Manhattan Classic, she finished third all-around. She competed at the State Championships. Christina was named to the National TOPs "B" Team.

Christina competed level nine in 2011. She finished first on vault at the Maryland Classic. She placed second on bars and floor at the Excalibur Cup. At the Parkette Invitational, she won floor. She finished first on beam, floor and the all-around at the Magical Classic. At the State Championships, she placed first on vault and second on beam. Christina finished eleventh all-around at Regionals. Christina competed level ten in 2012. She finished first on beam, floor and the all-around at the Maryland Classic. She won vault and beam at the Parkette Invitational. At the Fiesta Bowl Invitational, she placed fourth all-around. Christina also finished fourth all-around at the Tim Rand Invitational. At the State Championships, she won vault, beam and floor. She placed second all-around. Christina won vault and beam at Regionals. At JO Nationals, she placed fifth on beam. In 2013, Christina finished third all-around at the Maryland Classic. She won vault and floor at the State Championships. She qualified to junior international elite at the June Developmental Elite Camp. Christina placed fourth on beam and tenth all-around at the US Classic. She placed eighth on beam at the US National Championships.

MAJOR ACHIEVEMENTS

2013: US National Championships- 8th BB
2013: L10 State VT Champion
2012: JO Nationals- 5th BB
2012: L10 Regional VT & BB Champion
2012: L10 State VT, BB & FX Champion
2011: L9 State VT Champion
2010: National TOPs "B" Team
2009: National TOPs Team

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