Elise Byun of Airborne Gymnastics has committed to the University of California, Berkeley for the 2020-21 season.
Byun competed in 2016 as a Level 9, and in her category she was named to the 2016 America’s Top 100 gymnasts list on bars (9.725) and in the all around (38.225). In 2016, she competed at the Northern California Level 9 Championships, where she won silver medals in the all around, on beam and floor and a bronze medal on vault. She qualified to the Region 1 Championships, where she tied for second place in the all around, and won another silver medal on bars. Byun completed her 2016 season at the Level 9 Western Gym Championships, where she was a bronze medal in the all around. In 2016, Byun also won gold medals in the all around at the Spirit of the Flame Challenge, at the Long Beach Open and at the Arizona Sunrays Classic Rock Invitational.