Michaela Thibert was born on January 20, 2001. She trained at Valley Twisters in North Dakota until 2017 when she moved to American Gold. She will graduate from high school in 2019.
In 2013, Michaela competed level six. She won beam at the State Championships. As a level seven in 2015, Michaela placed fourth on vault and floor at the State Championships. She moved up to level eight for the 2015-2016 season. She won bars, floor and the all-around at the Turkey Tumble meet. She represented North Dakota at the Regional Championships. Michaela began competing level nine for the 2016-2017 season. She won all five gold medals at the Flippin’ In the Fall Invitational and Turkey Tumble meet. She finished first on bars and second all-around at the Lucky Chance Invite. At the State Championships, she placed third all-around. She finished eleventh all-around at Regionals. Michaela missed most of the fall 2017 training period due to a back injury but is back to training. She did not compete during the 2018 JO season.
2017: L9 Regionals- 11th AA
2017: L9 State- 3rd UB, FX & AA
2016: L8 Regionals- Super 8 Team
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