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CASTRO Simona
Chile
CHI
Title
Ms
Lastname
CASTRO
Firstname
Simona
Gender
female
Country
Chile
Place of birth
Santiago
Year of birth
1989 (32 y.o.)
Discipline(s)
Women's Artistic Gymnastics
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Nickname
Mona (Athlete, 23 Jul 2021)
Hobbies
Watching movies, going to the beach, hiking. (Athlete, 23 Jul 2021)
Occupation
Athlete
Education
Management - University of Denver, United States
Spoken languages
English, Spanish
Club
Club de Gimnasia Maria Marino Tortorella [Santiago, CHI]
Coach
Isabel Lazo [national, mother], CHI
Sporting relatives
Her sister Martina represented Chile in artistic gymnastics at the 2018 Pacific Rim Championships in Medellin, Colombia. Her mother is an international judge and has served as a Chilean national gymnastics coach. (SportsDeskOnline, 13 Oct 2018; t13.cl, 07 Aug 2016; latercera.com, 01 Jun 2016; intlgymnast.com, 12 Aug 2014)
Injuries
At the end of 2017 she sustained an ankle injury, which meant she was unable to compete at the 2018 Pacific Rim Championships in Medellin, Colombia. She returned to competition in October 2018 at the 2018 World Championships. (gimnasialatina.com, 28 Apr 2018; Fenagichi Facebook page, 12 Oct 2019; eldeportero.cl/, 27 Oct 2018)

She competed at the 2012 Olympic Games in London with chronic pain in her Achilles tendon and an inflamed shoulder muscle. She had also just recovered from a torn abdominal muscle. (intlgymnast.com, 12 Aug 2014)
Start sporting career
She took up the sport at age six in Santiago, Chile. (Athlete, 23 Jul 2021; fig-gymnastics.com, 05 Sep 2011)
Reason for taking up the sport
Her mother did not want her staying home and watching television, so she enrolled her in gymnastics classes. (24horas.cl, 19 May 2016)
Milestones
She is the first female Chilean artistic gymnast to have competed at the Olympic Games. She made her debut at the 2012 Games in London, and also participated in the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro. (SportsDeskOnline, 13 Oct 2018; duclarion.com, 11 Jan 2012)
Most memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (Athlete, 23 Jul 2021)
Philosophy / Motto
"Above all be true to yourself and if you cannot put your heart in it, take yourself out of it." (Facebook profile, 03 Jun 2018)
Additional information
General
OTHER ACTIVITIES
She has served as an ambassador of UN Women, a United Nations organisation aimed at empowering women. (Twitter profile, 15 Sep 2018; thelabel.cl, 11 Jun 2017; onu.cl, 29 May 2017)

Last update : 2021-07-24

Olympic Games

2021 - Games of the XXXII Olympiad TOKYO (JPN)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
75
Score Qualif.
46.399 
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
78
Score Qualif.
11.533
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
79
Score Qualif.
11.433
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
85
Score Qualif.
10.233

2016 - Games of the XXXI Olympiad RIO DE JANEIRO (BRA)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
52
Score Qualif.
51.399 
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
63
Score Qualif.
12.833
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
60
Score Qualif.
13.000
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
77
Score Qualif.
11.833

2012 - Games of the XXX Olympiad LONDON (GBR)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
43
Score Qualif.
50.932 
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
68
Score Qualif.
12.266
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
57
Score Qualif.
12.400
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
66
Score Qualif.
12.600
Test Events Olympic Games

2016 - Aquece Rio Final Gymnastics Qualifier (Test Event) RIO DE JANEIRO (BRA)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
50
Score Qualif.
51.857 
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
64
Score Qualif.
12.600
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
78
Score Qualif.
12.033
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
26
Score Qualif.
13.458

2012 - XXX Olympic Games - Test Events LONDON (GBR)

All-Around
Rank Final
55
Score Final
50.332 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
77
Score Qualif.
11.466
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
57
Score Qualif.
12.566
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
66
Score Qualif.
12.700
World Championships

2019 - 49th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships STUTTGART (GER)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
82
Score Qualif.
48.607 
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
103
Score Qualif.
12.133
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
139
Score Qualif.
10.841
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
91
Score Qualif.
12.233

2018 - 48th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships DOHA (QAT)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
55
Score Qualif.
49.299 
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
75
Score Qualif.
12.200
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
94
Score Qualif.
11.766
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
80
Score Qualif.
12.200

2015 - 46th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships GLASGOW (GBR)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
92
Score Qualif.
50.599 
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
75
Score Qualif.
12.933
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
208
Score Qualif.
10.300
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
60
Score Qualif.
13.400

2014 - 45th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships NANNING (CHN)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
94
Score Qualif.
49.698 
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
108
Score Qualif.
12.366
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
178
Score Qualif.
11.433
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
130
Score Qualif.
12.133

2011 - 43rd FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships TOKYO (JPN)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
76
Score Qualif.
51.065 
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
89
Score Qualif.
12.466
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
105
Score Qualif.
12.466
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
97
Score Qualif.
12.633

2009 - 41st FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships LONDON (GBR)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
68
Score Qualif.
44.550 
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
95
Score Qualif.
9.650
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
115
Score Qualif.
9.125
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
59
Score Qualif.
12.400
World / Challenge Cup

2021 - FIG World Challenge Cup CAIRO (EGY)

Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
10.750
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
12
Score Qualif.
8.100
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
6
Score Final
11.700
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
11.350

2021 - FIG World Challenge Cup VARNA (BUL)

Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
19
Score Qualif.
11.600
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
25
Score Qualif.
10.600
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
18
Score Qualif.
11.600

2019 - FIG World Challenge Cup PARIS (FRA)

Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
21
Score Qualif.
11.750
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
21
Score Qualif.
11.950

2016 - World Challenge Cup 2016 ANADIA (POR)

Vault
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
23
Score Qualif.
6.800
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
14
Score Qualif.
12.450
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
26
Score Qualif.
12.150
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
7
Score Final
13.250
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
13.300

2016 - World Challenge Cup 2016 SAO PAULO (BRA)

Vault
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
6
Score Qualif.
6.750
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
5
Score Final
12.800
Rank Qualif.
6
Score Qualif.
12.950
Balance Beam
Rank Final
2
Score Final
13.050
Rank Qualif.
6
Score Qualif.
12.450
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
3
Score Final
13.300
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
13.200

2016 - 40th TURNIER DER MEISTER World Challenge Cup 2016 COTTBUS (GER)

Vault
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
16
Score Qualif.
6.875
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
4
Score Final
13.100
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
13.200
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
19
Score Qualif.
12.350
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
4
Score Final
13.233
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
13.050

2015 - World Challenge Cup 2015 OSIJEK (CRO)

Uneven Bars
Rank Final
6
Score Final
12.025
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
13.050
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
4
Score Final
13.125
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
12.700

2015 - World Challenge Cup 2015 ANADIA (POR)

Uneven Bars
Rank Final
5
Score Final
12.450
Rank Qualif.
6
Score Qualif.
12.500
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
21
Score Qualif.
11.550
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
4
Score Final
12.950
Rank Qualif.
6
Score Qualif.
12.900

2015 - World Challenge Cup 2015 SAO PAULO (BRA)

Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
12.650
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
11
Score Qualif.
11.500
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
11
Score Qualif.
11.950

2014 - World Challenge Cup 2014 ANADIA (POR)

Uneven Bars
Rank Final
6
Score Final
10.775
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
12.200
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
11.600
Continental Championships

2018 - 2018 Senior Pan American Championships LIMA (PER)

All-Around
Rank Final
15
Score Final
49.468 
Rank Qualif.
15
Score Qualif.
49.468 
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
33
Score Final
11.267
Rank Qualif.
33
Score Qualif.
11.267
Balance Beam
Rank Final
23
Score Final
12.267
Rank Qualif.
23
Score Qualif.
12.267
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
17
Score Final
12.667
Rank Qualif.
17
Score Qualif.
12.667