INDIANAPOLIS, October 5, 2011 – The latest episode of "USA Gymnastics: Behind the Team presented by AT&T" introduces the 2011 World Championships men’s and women’s teams and gives fans an inside look at the training camps, leading up to the big event. The latest installment of "Behind the Team" is available now at att.net/teamusa.
The men’s training camp was held at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. The guys talk about making the team and their goals for the event.
The women’s training camp was held at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Huntsville, Texas. The women also talk about how it feels to make the team, train and prepare together and their goals for the World Championships.
The men’s team includes: Jake Dalton, Jonathan Horton, Steven Legendre, Danell Leyva, Alexander Naddour, John Orozco, and alternate Chris Brooks. The women’s team includes: Gabby Douglas, Anna Li, McKayla Maroney, Aly Raisman, Alicia Sacramone, Sabrina Vega, and Jordyn Wieber. The women’s alternate will be named in Japan following podium training.
"Behind the Team" is updated regularly, so check att.net/teamusa for new episodes and to catch up on previous episodes. You can also log on to http://www.usagym.org/pages/behindtheteam to see episodes from previous years.