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Who is Katie Moon’s parents? Know everything about her mother and father

American vaulter Katie Moon is the eldest child of Diana and Mark Nageotte. Katie began her career as a diver at Olmsted Falls. However, the young girl soon found interest in her current sport, pole vault which she has continued till now. Subsequently, she turned professional in 2013.

Moon was also the 2008 Division 1 state runner and the 2009 Division 1 state champion. The American professional athlete won the 2022 World Athletics Championship and the gold medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Moreover, the 2018 North American Central American and Caribbean Championship gold medalist represented the United States in the 18th World Athletics Indoor Championship in 2022 and won silver. Recently, Katie made headlines after claiming the second World Athletics Championship in 2023. She shared the pole vault gold with the Australian athlete Nina Kennedy.

NameKatie Moon
DOB13 June 1991 
CategoryWomen’s Pole Vault
Domestic historyDayton Flyers
Ashland Eagles
Team Pacer
New York Athletic Club
International HistoryUSA (2016-present)
FatherMark Nageotte
MotherDiana Nageotte
SiblingsEmily (sister)
Andy (sister)


Katie is the defending Olympic gold medalist in Pole Vault which she won in Tokyo. Moreover, she also has the best record in pole vault which she registered in the World Championships in 2023. This was a record, that she had set the previous year in 2022 as well in the same Championships.

Moreover, she also has the Caribbean record in pole vault which she had set during the NACAC Championships. Besides these, Katie is also a 2 time World Champion, 1 Diamond League Final team and 1 World Indoor Championships Silver medalist. Now, with the Paris Olympics nearing, Katie will be more than eager to defend her gold medal from Tokyo.

Who are her parents?

Katie Moon’s parent’s names are Mark and Diana Nageotte. Both Mark and Diana were ardent Brown supporters. They first connected at the Browns game and tied the knot on April 23, 1988. Diane was 27 at the time, and Mark was 25. Subsequently, three years later the couple later gave birth to Katie.

Know about her mother

Diana’s public and personal life is not there on the internet. Naturally, not much is known about her mother’s profession as she maintains a low-key lifestyle and remains out of the media attention.

Know about her Father

Katie Moon’s father Mark Nageotte was born to Mary Jane McCourt and Mark C. Nageotter in Ohio. He had 5 siblings; Sheila, Kathleen, Dan, Bill, and Eileen, and spent most of his life in Ohio. Mark was an enthusiastic golfer and a member at Elyria Country Club back in the day. Unfortunately, Mark passed away at a young age when Katie was only 15 years old.

Who are Katie Moon’s siblings?

According to the online portal VlogBee, Katie Moon has two siblings, one sister’s name is Emily while another sister’s name is Andy.

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