Tiffany Tolnay

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Tiffany Tolnay
Born (1987-05-07) May 7, 1987 (age 36)
Texas, United States
Hometown Grapevine, Texas
Residence Lewisville, Texas
Training location Athens, Georgia
Height1.55 m (5 ft 1 in)
Discipline Women's artistic gymnastics
Level College
Club Texas Dreams
College team Georgia Gymdogs
Head coach(es) Suzanne Yoculan

Tiffany Tolnay (born May 7, 1987) is a former American collegiate artistic gymnast. She was a member of the Georgia Gym Dogs from 2006 to 2009, contributing to all four of the team's consecutive National Championship wins during that time. [1] [2]


Early life

Tolnay was born in Texas on May 7, 1987, to James, who was a member of the Arkansas Razorbacks football team [3] and a University of Texas at Dallas graduate, [4] and Melissa Tolnay (née Grant), also an Arkansas graduate. [5] Her younger brother, Austin, was a UT-Dallas graduate also. On Wednesday, July 3, 2013, he was killed in an automobile accident in Decatur, Texas. [6] He was 24 at the time. [7]

Tolnay began gymnastics training at the age of five, in 1992. [8]

Gymnastics career

2002–05: Club competitive career

Tolnay advanced to Level 10 for the 2002 season, following her move to the newly opened Texas Dreams Gymnastics to train under former world champion Kim Zmeskal.

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