MACY PEGOLI
Senior International Gymnast

Name: Macy Pegoli

Level: Senior International

Birthplace: Mount Waverley

DOB: 2/10/2001

Nickname: Mace

School: Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak

Motto: It’s not whether you get knocked down, it’s whether you get back up

Most admired sportsperson? Michael Jordan

Favourite music? RnB and Pop

Favourite movie/TV shows? TV Shows – Friends and Gossip Girl, Movies – any chick flick

What is your pet hate? People picking their nails

If you were famous who would you be and why? I would be the Queen! She has the cutest hats.

Best piece of advice you’ve ever received? Don’t overthink things.

When and why did you start gymnastics? 4 years old, because I had too much energy.

First gymnastics club? VWHPC/NCE

Who is your current coach? Jeb Silsbury and Jessica Mason

What is the most important thing your coach has taught you? Be patient and trust the process

Favourite thing about Waverley? It’s like my second family

Biggest challenge you’ve overcome so far? Getting through and training through COVID-19

Favourite apparatus? Bars – not my best, but my favourite

Favourite skill? Shap half

Most difficult skill to learn? Jaeger

One skill you would most love to learn? Pak full

Proudest gymnastics achievement? Being selected as reserve for the Australian team for International Gymnix 2020

Check out some of Macy’s routines from previous competitions!