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Tracee Talavera (USA)

1981 World B Bronze Medalist

Medal Total

Olympic Games:  1 Silver
World Championships:  1 Bronze

Tracee was born on September 1, 1966 in San Francisco.  She was coached throughout most of her career by Dick and Linda Mulvihill at the National Academy of Artistic Gymnastics.  Talavera earned a spot on the 1979 US world championships team but was not allowed to compete due to her age (13 years).


 Competition Results

1976
California Class II State Championships (9-11):  1st AA
Desert Devin Classic:  5th AA, 2nd UB
 
1977
California Class I State Championships (9-11):  1st AA
California Youth Cup:  3rd AA
Can-Am Youth Invitational:  4th AA
Sagebrush Open:  4th AA, 1st UB, 5th B
 
1978
Canadian-American Youth Championships: 1st AA
Desert Devil Classic:  2nd AA, 2nd UB, 2nd FX
Emerald Empire Cup:  1st AA, 1st UB, 1st B
Jr. Olympic Nationals:  1st AA, 1st UB, 1st B
KIPS Invitational:  6th FX
Natl. Academy of Artistic Gymnastics v. Japan:  2nd AA, 1st UB, 2nd B, 6th V
Oregon Class I Championships (12-14):  1st AA
Region II Championships:  1st AA, 1st B, 2nd V, 2nd UB
Rose Cup:  1st AA
USA-JPN Dual Meet:  2nd AA
USGF Jr. Nationals:  1st AA, 1st UB, 5th B, 6th FX
Western Regional Jr. Olympic Nationals:  1st AA, 1st UB, 1st B
 
1979
American Cup:  3rd AA, 1st UB, 1st B
Dial Selection Meet:  6th AA
Far West Invitational:  2nd AA, 1st B, 3rd UB, 3rd FX
Fiesta Bowl:  1st AA
HUN International:  7th AA, 4th UB, 4th B
HUN-USA Dual Meet:  6th AA
Husky Classic:  3rd AA, 3rd UB, 3rd FX
Intl. Mixed Pairs:  5th Team
KIPS Invitational:  6th AA, 1st UB, 3rd V, 6th FX
National Sports Festival:  1st AA, 1st UB, 1st B
Oregon Open: 1st VT, 1st UB, 1st B, 5th FX
US Nationals:  3rd AA, 1st UB, 4th FX, 8th V
US World Trials:  3rd AA
 
1980
American Cup:  1st AA, 1st UB, 1st B, 1st FX
Caesar's Palace Invitational:  2nd AA
Capital Cup:  3rd AA
Chunichi Cup:  14th AA
KIPS Invitational:  1st AA, 1st B, 1st FX, 2nd UB
National Sports Festival:  1st UB, 1st B
2nd Elite Nationals:  1st AA, 1st V, 1st UB, 1st B, 4th FX
US Nationals:  2nd AA, 2nd UB, 2nd FX, 6th B
US Olympic Festival: 1st AA
US Olympic Trials:  1st AA
Women's Games:  9th AA
 
1981
American Cup:  2nd AA
Intl. Gymnastics Team Championships:  1st Team, 5th AA
US Nationals:  1st AA
US World Trials:  2nd AA
World Championships (Moscow):  6th Team, 20th AA, 3rd B
 
1982
American Cup:  3rd AA
Caesar's Palace Invitational:  1st AA
Emerald Empire Cup:  1st AA, 1st V, 1st B, 1st FX, 2nd UB
KIPS Invitational:  3rd AA, 1st UB, 1st B
US Classic:  3rd AA
US Nationals:  1st AA, 2nd UB, 2nd B, 4th FX, 5th V
USA-CHN Dual Meet:  2nd AA
USA-USSR Dual Meet:  2nd Team, 10th AA
 
1983
American Cup:  3rd AA (prelims), 1st B
Emerald Empire Cup:  2nd AA
US Nationals:  15th AA, 4th B
USA-USSR Dual Meet:  2nd Team, 9th AA
 
1984
Albuquerque Journal Intl. Invitational:  3rd AA
American Classic:  4th AA
Caesar's Palace Invitational:  4th AA
Emerald Empire Cup:  1st B, 1st FX, 2nd V, 5th UB
Olympic Games:  2nd Team, 16th AA (prelims), 4th V
US Classic:  1st AA, 1st B, 2nd V, 4th FX
US Nationals:  8th AA, 1st B, 3rd V, 5th FX
US Olympic Trials:  6th AA
USA-CAN Dual Meet:  1st Team, 7th AA

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