Kaitlin Rahon
Kaitlin  Rahon


Orange, Calif.

High School:
Orange Lutheran HS

Kips Gymnastics


Epic Comeback Punches Gophers' B1G Ticket

Minnesota rallied back after first rotation to earn a spot in the evening session of the Big Ten Championship.


Gophers Drop Road Decision at LSU

No. 16 Minnesota falls to No. 2 LSU in regular season finale


Gophers Sweep Meet at Iowa State

Minnesota won all four events en route to a victory on the road against Iowa State.


Minnesota Opens 2015 with Victory

No. 17 Gophers defeat No. 25 Cyclones in season opener


Minnesota Opens 2015 with Victory

No. 17 Gophers defeat No. 25 Cyclones in season opener

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2016 • Junior Season: Scored a 9.725 on floor and 9.325 on beam vs. Iowa (1/9) • notched a 9.650 on beam and a 9.775 on floor vs Maryland (1/16) • tallied a 9.800 on floor vs. Michigan State (1/23) • competed on floor and beam at Ohio State (1/30).

2015 • Sophomore Season:
 Appeared in all fourteen meets for the Gophers • competed on balance beam and floor exercise • finished top 5 vs. Iowa State with a score of 9.75 on floor exercise (1/10) • recorded a score of 9.575 on balance beam vs. Iowa State (1/10) • recorded a season-high on the floor exercise vs. Nebraska with a score of 9.825 (2/14) • top five finisher at Iowa State on the floor exercise with a score of 9.775 (2/20) • finished third highest Gopher score on floor exercise at the Big Ten Qualifier with a score of 9.775 (3/14) • recorded a 9.825 on the floor exercise at the Big Ten Championships (3/21).

Freshman Season: Competed in two meets, appearing on the uneven parallel bars each time • debuted with a 9.450 on bars against Michigan State (2/15) • notched a season-best 9.550 score at the Big Ten Championships (3/22).

High School/Club: 
A 2013 graduate of Orange Lutheran High School • graduated one year ahead of schedule to join Minnesota's program • trained at Kips Gymnastics where she was coached under Dennis and Ann Mailly • competed three years at Level 10 • qualified for the Junior Olympics National Championships in 2011 and 2012 • placed 20th in the all-around at the 2012 J.O. National Championships in the Junior D Division • finished third on beam, fourth in the all-around and fifth on floor to earn a spot on the Region 1 Team at the 2012 Region 1 Championships.

Personal: Daughter of Jerry and Aimee Rahon • Member of the National Honor Society, the High Honor Roll and the California Scholarship Federation • Ignite Leadership Member/Mentor program participant • served as co-founder of Artists & Athletes Who Care • majoring in Marketing.

Kaitlin Rahon's Season Highs (As of 2/4/16)
Event Vault Bars Beam Floor All Around
2016 --- --- 9.650 9.800 ---
2015 --- --- 9.575 9.825 ---
2014 --- 9.450 --- --- ---


Gophers Win Fifth Straight


The Gophers defeated the Fighting Illini 195.775-195.000 on Saturday at the Sports Pavilion to mark the team's fifth straight victory of the season.

Gophers to Welcome Fighting Illini


The University of Minnesota women's gymnastics team will welcome the Fighting Illini of Illinois-Champaign this Saturday at the Sports Pavilion.

My Gymnastics Story: Madeline Hanley


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