Gopher Sports recently conducted a brief Q&A with Judi Klein, the standout former gymnast.
What years did you compete at the U?
I competed from 1981 to 1984.
Who were you coached by?
I was coached by Gabor and Katalin Deli.
What was your favorite gymnastics memory at the U?
My favorite memories of gymnastics at the U were being named an All-American and competing with my teammates.
What was your favorite memory as a student at the U?
As a student at the U, my favorite memory was meeting my husband!
How did your experience at the U shape you?
My experience shaped me by giving me the confidence to conquer anything I set my mind to.
What lessons did you learn that still influence you today?
I learned to never give up on your dreams!
What is your current career?
I currently have my own interior design business and enjoy creating spaces that my clients love.
What’s some advice you would give to the current team or aspiring athletes?
Enjoy every single experience and moment representing the ‘U’ as it goes by fast!