Welcome to the Official Website of Kiana Winston! Kiana is a 15-year-old International Elite from Coppell, TX. She trains under Kim Zmeskal Burdette and Chris Burdette at Texas Dreams Gymnastics. Kiana first made a name for herself in the gymnastics world after her showing at the 2008 Level 9 Western National Championships in St. Louis, MO. She finished the competition with a silver medal on beam as well as a silver medal in the all around. She went on to be invited to a National Team Training Camp in January of 2009.
In June Kiana earned her pre-elite compulsory score at the Regional Elite Qualifer held at Texas Dreams. She then went to Allentown, PA to the National Elite Qualifier held at Parkettes where she earned her international elite score. Kiana traveled to Des Moines, IA for the 2009 US Classic, a qualifier for the US National Championships. She showed that she has earned her place in the elite gymnastics world be finishing with a gold medal on beam and 4th place in the all around. She easily qualified to the US National Championships which were held in her home state of Texas. Kiana finished 23rd AA at her very first US National Championships. Kiana sat out the 2010 season with an injury and after 16 months off of competition she returned at the 2011 Elite Qualifier held in Florida where she won floor. Kiana went on to qualify for the 2011-2012 Junior National Team at the US National Championships in St. Paul, MN!