Getting to know Marcus Casamento – Our Men's Artistic Spotlight Athlete. 

 
At this month's State Team recognition day, we asked our Victorian Team athletes to answer us a few questions. Here are the results below:  

Marcus Casamento is 20 years old and will be competing in the Men's Artistic Gymnastic category at this year’s Australian Gymnastics Championships.  

How did you first get involved with Gymnastics? 

My sisters did calisthenics growing up, and I loved joining in when they were practicing doing handstands and cartwheels at home, so my parents put me into gymnastics :) 

What is one of your best highlights from your Gymnastics career thus far? 

Competing at the Melbourne World Cup in 2020 

Do you have a favourite song to warm up to? 

This Place Hotel - The Jacksons 

Is there a gymnast you look up to and if so, who is it? 

Yul Moldauer or Joe Fraser 

What artist can we expect to be at the top of your Spotify wrapped? 

Wun Two!! 

What nickname do your friends call you? 

Casa 

If you had the choice to be invisible or fly, which, would you pick? 


Invisible 

Your favourite show to binge watch? 

Community! 

What advice would you give to other gymnasts aiming to make the state team? 

Progress comes slowly, nothing good ever happens overnight. Follow your long-term goals and you’ll see results! 

We will be sure to let you know when Marcus  is set to compete at these Nationals.   

Make sure you stay up to date with Marcus and the rest of the team by following our GV social channels during the championships @gymnasticsvictoriaofficial.