In 2000, Patterson participated in the Top Gym Tournament in Belgium and won the silver medal in the all-around and the bronze medal for balance beam, her favorite event. She had previously received fourth place in 2000 and third place in 2001.At the 2001 Goodwill Games in Brisbane, Australia, she was ranked second in the all-around before the final rotation. I was happy with my first three rotations, especially beam." Patterson was named the U. She then began her senior career by winning the 2003 American Cup, where she was the youngest competitor at the event, having just turned 15. National Championships, which would have been her first Nationals event as a senior, because of a broken elbow.Carly Rae Patterson (born February 4, 1988 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana) is an American singer and former gymnast.She was the 2004 Olympic All-Around Champion and a member of the USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame. Patterson was at her cousin's birthday party at Baton Rouge's Elite Gymnastics club in 1994 when coach Johnny Moyal, a three-time Israeli Olympian, noticed her talent and suggested that she begin to take lessons.She is now a motivational speaker and member of the USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame!pic.twitter.com/3PXEKOLEHD At @Ellevate Ntwk #Mobilize Women today, Paralympian Medalist @anjalifp told us obstacles are only opportunities in disguise.She missed three landings on the floor exercise, however, and finished seventh overall. This set of wins solidified her as a leading American gymnast and viable candidate for the 2004 Olympic all-around title. Although she could not compete she was able to successfully petition to the 2003 World Gymnastics Championships.
He is hilarious and even had me believing his prosthetic arm was voice activated🙈 Thank you for your service and sacrifice Travis! He set his goals and is now Director of IT for Innovance, an office remodeling company that can flip offices to create a more employee engaging and… So thankful that my journey can help inspire and encourage others! Get on board with @Debra Messing @Carly Patterson @tdufu @smlafluer @salliekrawcheck and take action. → ow.ly/ou0T30k AXqb pic.twitter.com/VZn Ty OFXIG It was an honor to meet @ssgtravismills!When I see testimonials like this, it motivates me to keep striving to achieve my goals! He became a quadruple amputee while serving in Afghanistan and he is the definition of inspiration.The United States faced difficulties in the team final, and Carly had her share of mishaps.She under-rotated her vault, stubbed the low bar with her foot, and her beam routine was marred by wobbles and a lunge forward on the dismount; only on floor did she perform as well as she was capable of. Women, the reigning world champions, settled for silver.Originally, her mother was hesitant about it, but Carly started tumbling and jumping around her house.There was not much room, and as her mom did not want her to get hurt, she enrolled her in gymnastics.He barely arrived in time for the competition and during the meet Patterson dedicated her performance to his mother. She also won the floor exercise and placed second on balance beam.In 2004, she became a co-champion with Courtney Kupets in the all-around event at the U. At the 2004 Olympic trials, Patterson had two uncharacteristic falls on balance beam over the course of two days, dropping her to third place.She also landed a number of high profile corporate sponsorships; she appeared in a Mobile ESPN commercial aired during Super Bowl XL.She also finished her authorized biography, which was released in April 2006.