Alayna Karl was born on June 9, 2004. Alayna trains at Gym Nasti in Illinois. She will graduate from high school in 2022.
She began competing with Premier Gymnastics Academy as a level four during the 2010-2011 season. She then moved to I Flip N Dance. She competed level five for during the 2011-2012 season. She placed third on beam at the State Championships. As a level six during the 2012-2013 season, Alayna placed fifth all-around at the State Championships. She skipped level seven and competed level eight for the 2013-2014 season. She finished sixth all-around at the State Championships with a 37.600.
After her gym closed, Alayna competed level nine in 2015 with Legacy Elite. She finished fourth all-around at the Legacy Elite Winter Classic, Cactus Cooler Invitational and LGA Lucky Invite. She finished in the top ten at the State Championships. She placed fourth all-around and third on vault at Regionals. She finished her season at Easterns by placing third on vault and eleventh all-around.
Alayna began competing level ten in 2016 with Naperville. She finished third on bars at the World Class Gateway Challenge. She finished 15th all-around at Regionals. In 2017, Alayna placed third on beam at the Leenda’s Island Adventure meet and third on vault at the Legacy Elite Winter Classic. She finished fourth all-around at the Circle of Stars meet. She placed second on beam at the JPAC Midwest Showdown. At the State Championships, she finished fourth on bars. Alayna placed fourth on bars and fifth all-around at Regionals. She concluded her season at JO Nationals. In 2018, Alayna finished second all-around at the Bravo Classic. She placed third on floor and sixth all-around at the State Championships. at Regionals, she placed second on vault, second on beam and first all-around! She was unable to compete at JO Nationals due to injury. Alayna competed at a few invitationals in 2019. She placed second on bars at the Great Western Invitational.
2018: JO National Qualifier
2018: JO L10 Regional AA Champion; 2nd VT & BB; 4th UB & FX
2017: JO Nationals
2015: L9 Easterns- 11th AA, 3rd UB
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