Gemma Takahashi
Gemma Takahashi
Height: 5-4
Year: Fr.
Hometown: San Jose, Calif.
High School: Leland
Event: Fly/Ba/Sprints

Honors SCIAC Swimmer of the Week 12/15 (2015-16)

Placed fourth in the 100 Fly at the SCIAC Championships.


  • 50 Free: 25.01 (R) SCIAC Championships
  • 100 Free: 56.28 Caltech vs. Redlands
  • 100 Back: 59.62 SCIAC Championships
  • 200 Back: 2:12.88 SCIAC Championships
  • 50 Fly: 28.54 Pomona-Pitzer vs. Caltech
  • 100 Fly: 57.51 SCIAC Championships
  • 200 IM: 2:27.66 Caltech vs. Occidental

Research and STEM activities
Received community honor at State of the City address for her instrumental role in Leland High School's decision to add computer science courses to the curriculum (one intro and one AP), researching and presenting to the administration and district.

Prior to Caltech
Set three school records...Placed in the Top 16 of the 100 Fly at CCS and Top 6 in two relays all four years.

Daughter of Rosanne Michelotti and Thomas (Mark).