INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., Nov. 27, 2012 – Four trampoline and tumbling athletes will compete this weekend at the 2012 Pan American Trampoline and Tumbling Championships, Nov. 30-Dec. 2, at the Josefa Ortíz de Domínguez Auditorium in Santiago de Queretaro, Qro., Mexico.
Three-time World Cup tumbling gold-medalist Kalon Ludvigson of Pocatello, Idaho/Team Revolution, leads his team.
Senior preliminaries are scheduled for Nov. 30-Dec. 1, with the finals on Dec. 2.
The complete team includes: Kristle Lowell of Orland Park, Ill./Branch Gymnastics, competing in women's double mini-trampoline; Marina Moskalenko of St. Cloud, Fla./Stick It Gymnastics, tumbling and double-mini; Austin Nacey of Braidwood, Ill./TwistStars Tumbling and Trampoline, tumbling and double-mini; and Ludvigson, tumbling.
Ludvigson has two Pan Am Championships tumbling gold medals to his credit, along with six U.S. senior tumbling crowns. Nacey was a tumbling bronze medalist at the 2011 World Age Group Competition. Moskalenko, the 2012 U.S. women's tumbling champion, and Lowell were members of the double-mini team bronze medal squad at the 2011 World Championships.