Ciara Ward was born on July 6, 2001. She trains at Apollo in Virginia. Ciara will graduate from high school in 2019.
Ciara began her competitive career with Chesapeake Gymnastics Club during the 2009-2010 season as a level four. She placed fifth on floor at the State Championships. She moved up to level five for the 2010-2011 season. She won floor at the State Championships. As a level six in 2012, Ciara finished second on bars, first on floor and second all-around at the State Championships. She competed level seven in 2013. She won vault and the all-around at the Pink Invitational. Ciara competed level eight in 2014. She placed in the top twenty at the State Championships.
Ciara moved to Unique Sports Academy where she continued competing level eight in 2015. She finished fourth all-around at the United Winterfest Invitational. She won beam, floor and the all-around at the Maryland Classic. At the State Championships, she won floor and the all-around. She placed in the top three on every event. At Regionals, Ciara placed third on vault, second on bars, first on floor and second all-around. Ciara competed level nine during the 2015-2016 season. She won beam, floor and the all-around at the Christmas on the Chseapeake meet. She won vault, bars, floor and the all-around at the Maryland Classic. She won bars and the all-around at the Scarlet Knight meet Ciara placed fourth all-around at the Frederick Classic. At the State Championships, she competed on three events. At Regionals, she finished fourth on floor and the all-around. She concluded her season at Easterns, placing sixth on bars and fourth on floor.
Ciara began competing level ten during the 2016-2017 season. She placed third on vault at the Maryland Classic She moved to Apollo Gymnastics in Virginia for the 2017-2018 season. She placed fourth on floor at the Richmond Fall Classic and third on beam at the Gymstrada Invitational. She placed fourth all-around at both the Christmas on the Chesapeake meet and Apollo Invitational. At the State Championships, she finished first on vault and sixth all-around. She finished 15th all-around at Regionals.
2018: L10 Regionals- 15th AA
2018: L10 State VT Champion
2016: L9 Easterns- 6th UB, 4th FX, 14th AA
2015: L8 Regionals- 2nd AA & UB, 1st FX, 3rd VT
2015: L8 State FX & AA Champion
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