ABOUT Skylar Killough-Wilhelm

2020

Skylar Killough-Wilhelm

Hometown:
West Des Moines, Iowa

Age:
17

Gym:
Triad Gymnastics
Ankeny, Iowa

Qualifying Meet:
Classic Spectacular

            Bio
2017

Skylar Killough-Wilhelm

Hometown:
West Des Moines, Iowa

Age:
14

Gym:
Triad Gymnastics
Ankeny, Iowa

Qualifying Meet:
Circle of Stars

            Bio

Q: Do you have a nickname?
A:
“Sky”

Q: When and why did you first become interested in gymnastics?
A:
I was five years old, and my mom put me into a recreational class.

Q: Do you have any good/funny memories from when you first started taking gymnastics classes?
A:
When I was 5 I told my mom that I would give up all my toys if she would keep me in gymnastics.

Q: What is your favorite event?
A:
Uneven Bars

Q: What is your favorite skill?
A:
I love doing front aerials on beam.

Q: Who is your favorite gymnast or who is your “idol”?
A:
Nadia Comaneci

Q: If you had to select one life-lesson that gymnastics has taught you, what would it be?
A:
Gymnastics taught me to have faith and believe.

Q: If you plan to go to college, do you know what you want to study there?
A:
When I get older I want to be a doctor.

Q: What is your favorite movie?
A:
I like to watch Christmas movies.

Q: What is your favorite music group?
A:
Pentatonix.

Q: Are any of your family members current or former athletes? Which sports?
A:
My sister is in competitive archery, taekwondo, and golf.

Q: If you had to pick 3 words to describe yourself as a gymnast, what are they?
A:
Determined, courageous, and integrity