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Dawes, Dominique

Born: 1976 AD
Currently alive, at 39 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Athlete

1976 – Born on the 20th day of November this year in Silver Spring, Maryland. She was a long time member of the national team, and a three-time Olympian for the U.S.

1982 – She was first introduced to gymnastics at age six, when she signed up for a tumbling class. When she showed up, the class was canceled, and someone suggested to her parents that she take a class at a local gymnastics club called Hill’s Angels.

1991 – 1992 – Continued to move up on the national and international.

1992 – She was a solid team player in this year.

1993 – Led the competition after three events, even beating her more famous teammate Shannon Miller.

1994 – She is probably best known for her performances in this year, the 94′ World Championships.

1998 – Returned to competition at the 98′ Goodwill Games.

2002 – Graduated with her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland, College Park.

2004 – Currently she is on the Advisory Board of Sesame Workshop’s "Healthy Habits for Life" program.

2004 – 2006 – Served as President of the Women’s Sports Federation.