Natalie Grausam got her start in gymnastics at the age of two in mommy and me classes and loved being in the gym. Natalie began competing in the fall of 2016 as a level 1 with Florida Gymnastic Training Center. As a level 1, Natalie made it to the Florida State Championships where she won the bars, floor, and all around titles. The following season, Natalie began training at Tumblebees Gymnastics and competed level 3 during the fall of 2017. As a level 3, Natalie won the bars, beam, and all around titles at the Florida State Championships.
During the summer of 2018, Natalie participated in TOPs Testing and made the TOPs National Diamond Team, the highest achievement for seven-year-olds. Natalie tested out of level 4 and 5 in 2019 and participated in another season of TOPs during the summer of 2019. From TOPs state testing, Natalie made TOPs National Testing. From National Testing, Natalie made the TOPs National A Team as one of the top 45 8-10 year olds in the country.
Natalie began her optional career in January 2020 as a level 7 with Leyva Gymnastics Academy. At her first meet, the Metroplex Challenge, Natalie took third on bars and floor. Following this meet, Natalie began training at Elite Gymnastics Academy and competed level 8 at her next two meets. In March at the Tim Rand Invitational, Natalie won the floor title. Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Natalie's season was cut short as the remainder of the season was canceled.
Currently, Natalie trains at Elite Gymnastics Academy in Florida. Natalie's goal for the 2021 season is to get ready for Hopes. In the future, Natalie hopes to qualify elite.