Jordan Grindol was born on February 6, 2006 in Lake Charles, LA to Paul and Tara Grindol. She has a sister, Addison and three dogs named Pepper, Duke and Sage. Currently, Jordan is a student at Sulphur High School and she will graduate from high school in 2024.
Jordan loved to tumble when she was a young child, so her parents decided to enroll her into gymnastics for fun at Gymnastics ETC in Sulphur, LA and has been there ever since. Jordan started competing level 2 in 2012 at the age of six where she placed second in the all-around with a 37.550 and first on balance beam at the State Championships. She skipped level 3 and quickly moved up to level 4 in 2014. She placed fifth in the all-around and third on balance beam at the State Championships. Jordan skipped level 5 and started competing level 6. She grabbed gold medals on vault, uneven bars, balance beam and in the all-around with a 38.575. Jordan was named to America's Top 100 on uneven bars (2x) and in the all-around.
In 2016, Jordan skipped another level (level 7) and moved up to level 8. At the State Championships, she placed fourth in the all-around and third on vault and balance beam. Jordan was named to America's Top 100 on balance beam. As a level 9 gymnast in 2017, Jordan placed third in the all-around and second on uneven bars. She also participated in elite qualifiers. In 2018, Jordan placed second in the all-around and first on uneven bars at the Level 9 State Championships. She qualified to the Region 8 Championships, finishing 14th overall and seventh on uneven bars. Jordan was unable to compete most of the 2019 season due to an injury.
Jordan qualified to the 2020 Level 10 State Championships but was unable to compete due to COVID-19 pandemic. In 2021, Jordan placed sixth in the all-around and second on vault and floor exercise at the State Championships. She qualified to the Region 8 Championships.
Jordan trains 23 hours per week at Gymnastics ETC in Sulphur, LA under coach Chuck McLallen. Jordan is working hard to qualify to the Junior Olympic Nationals in 2022. Her long-term goal is to obtain a college gymnastics scholarship.