About Kristie

Kristie Phillips is a retired American elite gymnast and is certified as an elite-level judge. She served as a representative on the USA Gymnastics Athlete 2008 Olympic Selection Committee. Kristie currently holds the position of North American Representative for the Technical Committee for the International Gymnastics Pan American Games Union.

Kristie was the 1987 senior U.S. National Champion and one of the American team’s strongest and most visible competitors in the mid-1980s. From 1985 to 1987, she placed first in the all-around in every single American competition she entered, including the 1986 American Classic, the 1986 Olympic Festival, and the 1987 U.S. Classic.

Kristie was inducted into the USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame in 2006.

Check out this Podcast on the Olympic Channel to learn more about Kristie!