Aly Raisman

Aly Raisman is a retired American gymnast. She was the captain of the U.S. women's gymnastics team at the 2012 and 2016 Olympics and won six Olympic medals in all, including three gold medals. In 2017, Raisman was one of the many gymnasts who accused U.S. gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar of sexual abuse. Raisman made a cameo the following year in Maroon 5's "Girls Like You" music video wearing an "Always speak your truth" T-shirt.
Aly Raisman
Full Name
Alexandra Rose Raisman
Needham, Massachusetts
Notable Projects


Why isn't Aly Raisman in the Olympics?

Aly Raisman announced her retirement from gymnastics via Instagram in 2020. "When I was writing the post, I felt at peace," Raisman told E!'s Pop of the Morning, adding that it "felt like the right time for me." She last competed at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

What is Aly Raisman doing now?

Aly Raisman partnered with Lifetime to release the documentary, Aly Raisman: Darkness to Light, in 2021. In 2022, she teamed up with gymnastics wear brand Sylvia P to release a line of leotards. Raisman has also kept busy with speaking engagements.

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Simone Biles, Aly Raisman Among Victims Suing FBI for $1 Billion Over Larry Nassar Investigation
The Olympic gold medalists are among at least 90 women suing the FBI over its handling of the Larry Nassar abuse scandal
Aly Raisman Didn't Recognize Her Migraine Symptoms: 'As an Athlete, I Always Powered Through'
"When we're struggling with something, we often diminish how we feel," says the Olympic gold medalist, who urges other women to advocate for their health
Aly Raisman Talks Healing from 'Triggering' Senate Testimony: 'This Is What Survival Looks Like'
“They don't realize when the door closes and we're back home, this is something that we still live with every single day,” the Olympic gold medalist tells PEOPLE
Aly Raisman Says It's 'Important' for Athletes to Speak 'Their Truth' as She Praises Simone Biles
"I think it's really important that we continue to amplify people's voices," Aly Raisman says of people speaking more candidly about mental health struggles
Aly Raisman Says Meeting Angelina Jolie Was 'Light Moment' on Difficult Day of Senate Testimony
The Olympic gold medalist tells PEOPLE (The TV Show!) that she hopes to team up with the Academy Award-winning actress to combat violence against women

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Aly Raisman on the 'Power' of Supporting Those Who've Been Abused: 'Most Survivors Don't Get That'
Aly Raisman opened up about how she's healing after publicly revealing she was sexually assaulted by former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar
Aly Raisman Says She's 'Been Trying to Process, Recover' After Testimony About FBI's Nassar Failures
Aly Raisman recalled the sexual abuse she suffered for years when she was a teenager during a Sept. 15 testimony to the Senate Judiciary Committee
Aly Raisman, Laurie Hernandez and More Gymnasts React to Simone Biles Bowing Out of Team Final

Simone Biles exited the women's gymnastics team final early on Tuesday night in Japan — after briefly leaving the competition floor following a botched showing on the vault, her first event