Flight Team

“The strength of the team is each individual member.  The strength of each member is the team.” -Phil Jackson

Meet the Flight Team:

Adeline (But I go by Ad)

  • Age: 15
  • Years Jumping: 7 Years
  • Favorite Skill: Donkey Kick
  • Favorite part of being on the team: Dancing with my teammates at practice and performances
  • Favorite jump rope memory: Watching all the teams compete at USA Jump Rope Nationals in Disney World
  • What do you do when you are not jumping: Playing with my cats and playing Minecraft
  • What motivates you: Dough Fritters from Buon Gusto

Reagan

  • Age: 14
  • Years Jumping: 9 Years
  • Favorite Skill: TJ
  • Favorite part of being on the team: I like to compete and perform as part of the team
  • Favorite Jump Rope memory: Going to National in 2019 at Disney World
  • What do you like to do when you are not jumping: I like to read and bake
  • What motivates  you: Competing really pushes me to be my best.

 


Hannah

  • Age: 15
  • Years Jumping: 5 years
  • Favorite Skill: Butt Jumps
  • Favorite part of being on the team: School Shows
  • Favorite jump rope memory: Virtual Nationals
  • What do you like to do when you’re not jumping: Hang out with friends
  • What motivates you: Country music

Maddie

  • Age: 16
  • Years Jumping: 6 years
  • Favorite skill: Donkey Kick
  • Favorite part of being on the team: Getting to be with my friends and go around to different places
  • Favorite jump rope memory: Going to Junior Olympics and getting a giant milkshake
  • What do you like to do when you’re not jumping: Riding my horse and swimming
  • What motivates you: I want to learn new things so I can teach other people

Mariah

  • Age: 16
  • Years jumping: 6 years
  • Favorite Skill: High Low BTB
  • Favorite part of being on the team: Being surrounded by people who all have a passion for the same sport
  • Favorite jump rope memory: Going to Junior Olympics in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • What do you like to do when you’re not jumping: I like to hang out with my friends and go shopping
  • What motivates you: My family and knowing they’re always there to support me

Sarah

  • Age: 15
  • Years jumping: 5 years
  • Favorite skill: Switch Cross BTB
  • Favorite part of being on the team: Performing at school shows with my teammates
  • Favorite jump rope memory: Competing at AAU Junior Olympics in North Carolina
  • What do you like to do when you’re not jumping: I like to spend time outdoors
  • What motivates you: Jump rope and ice cream

 


Isabelle

  • Age: 13
  • Years jumping: 6-7 years
  • Favorite skill: Double Matador Front Cross
  • Favorite part of being on the team: Doing the group routines
  • Favorite jump rope memory: My first summer camp
  • What do you like to do when you’re not jumping: I like to read and bake
  • What motivates you: Learning new skills

 


Samirah

  • Age: 14
  • Years jumping: 7 1/2 years
  • Favorite Skill: Awesome Annie
  • Favorite part of being on the team: Performing and teaching others to jump
  • Favorite jump rope memory: When I started my first forwards jump, because all I could do was jump backwards
  • What do you like to do when you’re not jumping: Read or play on my phone
  • What motivates you: Either a prize or me knowing I want to do it

Khloe

  • Age: 10
  • Years Jumping: 5 years
  • Favorite Skill: Butt Jumps
  • Favorite part of being on the team: Learning new skills, being on Flight and all of the Competitions we get to do.
  • Favorite jump rope memory: When we were at the Flight party and got to learn that we were going to be on Flight.
  • What do you when you are not jumping: I love playing with my cats and guinea pigs.
  • What motivates you: When I’m done jumping I can go home to relax with my cats.

Lydia

  • Age: 10
  • Years Jumping: 5 years
  • Favorite Skill: Donkey Kick
  • Favorite part of being on the team: Performing
  • Favorite jump rope memory: Virtual Nationals
  • What do you when you are not jumping: Play with my friends.
  • What motivates you: Having Goals

Mackenzie

  • Age: 10
  • Years Jumping: 4 years
  • Favorite Skill: Donkey Kick
  • Favorite part of being on the team: The collaboration.
  • Favorite jump rope memory: Halftime show for Harlem Globetrotters.
  • What do you when you are not jumping: I play video games and hang out with friends.
  • What motivates you: My cousin, because she was on the Flight Team.

Miranda

  • Age: 13
  • Years Jumping: 5 years
  • Favorite Skill: Switch Cross
  • Favorite part of being on the team: Being able to be a part of many different opportunities.
  • Favorite jump rope memory: My first competition.
  • What do you when you are not jumping: I babysit, play with my friends and love anything crafting. 
  • What motivates you: My friends.