Mercedes McIntyre


 

 
Mercedes McIntyre is a current member of the Senior Aerobics National Squad. 

Mercedes has competed on both the International and Domestic scene including the ANAC International Championships where she took out the Gold medal for AeroDance Vasity team.

Mercedes superstitions are to always wear her lucky socks during competition.
 

PERSONAL DETAILS

Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia.
Current Residence: Brisbane, Australia.
Occupation:
Student

QUICK FACTS

Nickname: Mac
Five words that best describe you: Determined, ambitious, fun, enthusiastic, encouraging                                                                  
Sporting motto: Winners in life don't always win; they just don't give up
Most admired sportsperson: -
Favourite sports team: -
Favourite music: Pop
Favourite movie: Ferris Bueller's Day Off

GENERAL INFORMATION

Currently Studying Bachelor of Commerce/Economic at the University of Queensland
Have any of your family members competed in elite sport? -
Best piece of advice received -
Superstitions or pre-competition rituals: I always wear my lucky socks at competitions
How do you relax when you are not in the gym? Hang out with friends, play with my two dogs

TRAINING INFORMATION

Age began gymnastics and reason for starting: Artistic Gymnastics at age 6 and Aerobic Gymnastics at age 14
First Club: Moreton Bay College
First Coach: Liz Lyons
Favourite Skill Scissor Leap

AUSTRALIA GYMNASTICS CHAMPIONSHIPS RESULTS

Year Level Category Result
2017  Senior International   Individual Female 4th
2016 Senior International Individual Female 6th
2015
DNC

2014
Age Group 2 Individual Individual Female 9th
2013 Age Group 2 Individual
Individual Female 6th
2012
National B Individual Individual Female 1st
2011
National A, Intermediate Individual Female 1st

INTERNATIONAL EVENTS ATTENDED

Year Event
2017 ANAC International - Senior Aerodance Team 3rd
2014 Asian Championships - AG2 Individual 13th 
2013 ANAC International - Varsity Aerodance Team - 1st

MAJOR EVENTS PERFORMANCE

Best National Performance: 2017 Australian Aerobic Championships
Best International Performance: ANAC 2013
Best Gymnastics Moment: