Alexandra Orlando

Name: Alexandra Orlandoa-orlando
Sport: Rhythmic Gymnastics
Location: Toronto, ON
Language: English

Top Sporting Accomplishments:

  • 2008 Olympian
  • 2007 World Championships, Ranked 8th
  • 2007 3 time Pan American Gold Medalist
  • Carried the Canadian Flag at Closing Ceremonies at 2007 Pan Am Games
  • 2006 6 time Commonwealth Games Gold Medalist.
  • Tying the Games Record for most Gold medals and setting a World Record in Gymnastics
  • Carried the Canadian Flag at Closing Ceremonies at the 2006 Commonwealth Games
  • 6 time Senior National Champion

Other Accomplishments:

  • University of Toronto, Specialist in Political Science
  • Received the James Worrall Academic and Athletic Achievement Award
  • Athlete Representative, Gymnastics Canada Board of Treasurer
  • 2015 Pan American Games Bid Board of Directors
  • Spokesperson/Committee Member of 2015 Pan American Games Bid
  • Motivational Speaker
  • International Rhythmic Gymnastics Judge and Coach
  • Program Coordinator at the Institute at Havergal College
  • Freelance sport writer (CBC and Toronto Star)

Speaking Topics:

  • Overcoming Obstacles and Fighting Back
  • Finding your Passion, Finding Yourself
  • Confidence and Self-Esteem Building
  • Time Management, Discipline & Drive