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Phoebe Mills (USA)

1988 Olympic B Bronze Medalist

Medal Total

Olympic Games:  1 Bronze


Phoebe was born on November 2, 1972, in Northfield, IL.  She was coached by Bela and Marta Karolyi.  Before taking up gymnastics, Mills was a speed skater.  After retiring from gymnastics, she attended the University of Miami where she was a competitive diver.  After graduating, she made her way to Vermont where she worked as a snowboard instructor at Okemo Mountain.  

Mills, who currently lives in Londonderry, VT, recently graduated from the University of Vermont Law School and intends to practice environmental law.  She's still involved in snowboarding:  in 2005 she was elected as the vice president of the USA Snowboarding Association.


Competition Results

1985
Avignon International:  3rd AA
International Junior Championships:  9th AA, 4th UB, 7th V
Jr. American Classic "B":  2nd AA
Twin Cities Invitationals:  1st AA
US Nationals (children's division):  3rd AA
 
1986
Canadian Classic:  2nd AA, 1st UB, 1st B, 2nd V
Jr. American Classic:  4th AA
Jr. US Nationals:  2nd AA
US Olympic Festival:  2nd AA, 1st UB, 2nd V, 2nd B, 2nd FX
World Sports Fair:  10th AA, 3rd V, 6th FX, 7th UB
 
1987
American Cup:  3rd AA
Intl. Mixed Pairs:  1st Team
USA-USSR Dual Meet:  2nd Team, 11th AA
World Championships (Rotterdam):  6th Team, 48th AA (prelims)
 
1988
American Cup:  1st AA
Intl. Mixed Pairs:  1st Team
Olympic Games:  4th Team, 15th AA, 3rd B, 6th FX, 8th UB
US Classic:  1st AA
US Nationals:  1st AA, 1st FX, 2nd V, 3rd B, 4th UB
US Olympic Trials:  1st AA
 
1989
American Cup:  4th AA
Intl. Mixed Pairs:  3rd Team

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