Born as Alexandra Rose Raisman, Aly is one of the best gymnasts that the States has. She has won the Olympic gold medal twice as a captain. She represented her team in 2012 and 2016 ‘Final Five’ U.S women’s Olympic teams. In the year 2016, she won silver medals for her all-round performance. Along with that, she also won the silver medal for floor exercise. The Olympics that got organized in the year 2012 at London got Aly two gold medals under the team and floor competitions section.
She is one of the celebrated gymnasts of the United States of America. She bagged a gold medal in Rio de Janeiro. After Shannon Miller, she is the only other popular gymnast of America that has won a lot of medals. Raisman was born in Needham, a suburb in Boston. Her parents are Lynn and Rick Raisman. Lynn was also a gymnast during her school days. Brett, Chloe, and Madison are her siblings. Being Jewish, she once said, “I take a lot of pride in being able to represent not only the U.S.A but also the Jewish community everywhere.” Her training in Gymnastics and Climbing through Level 8 happened at Brestyan’s American Gymnastics Club. Her coaches were Mihai and Silvia Brestyan.