I can ask her about anything because I know that she's been through it all." In November, she competed at the Junior Pan American Championships in Aracaju, Brazil, where she contributed scores of 14.950 on vault and 14.050 on floor exercise toward the American team's first-place finish.
Individually, she placed third in the all-around (56.200), In October, she competed at the 2010 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Rotterdam.
At the 2012 Olympics in London, she won gold medals in the team and floor competitions, as well as the bronze medal on the balance beam, making her the most decorated American gymnast at the Games.
At the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, she won a gold medal in the team event, making her and teammate Gabby Douglas the only Americans with back-to-back team golds.
She contributed scores of 15.066 on vault, 14.333 on balance beam, and 14.500 on floor toward the American team's second-place finish.
In October, Raisman competed at the 2011 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Tokyo.
"I didn't really think of it as being the team leader; I just wanted to help the others out." She signed with the Octagon sports management firm.
She trained at Exxcel Gymnastics and Climbing through Level 8, when she moved to Brestyan's American Gymnastics Club under coaches Mihai and Silvia Brestyan.There, she trained alongside Alicia Sacramone, of whom she said, "She's kind of like my older sister.