COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., December 16, 2021 – Elite U.S. men’s artistic gymnasts gathered at the Colorado Springs Olympic and Paralympic Training Center in Colorado December 12-16 for the final National Team camp of 2021. National Team staff met with athletes to discuss objectives for 2022 and the upcoming international calendar of events.
As part of those conversations, gymnasts connected with coaches and staff on new skills they plan to incorporate next year as well as routine construction for 2022 when an updated Code of Points goes into effect. Several judges were also onsite to review the new code and rules updates for the next quad.
The following athletes were in attendance.
- Taylor Burkhart, Morrison, Colo./Stanford University
- Alex Diab, Glen Ellyn, Ill./U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Center
- Gage Dyer, Yukon, Okla./University of Oklahoma
- Vitaliy Guimaraes, Arvada, Colo./University of Oklahoma
- Ian Gunther, Houston, Texas/Stanford University
- Paul Juda, Deerfield, Ill./University of Michigan
- Riley Loos, El Dorado Hills, Calif./Stanford University
- Sam Mikulak, Newport Coast, Calif./U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Center
- Akash Modi, Morganville, N.J./Stanford University
- Stephen Nedoroscik, Worcester, Mass./Penn State University
- Robert Neff, Brookfield, Wis./U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Center
- Eddie Penev, Penfield, N.Y./U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Center
- Colt Walker, Colt Walker, Cedar Park, Texas/Stanford University
- Donnell Whittenburg, Baltimore, Md./Salto Gymnastics
- Shane Wiskus, Spring Park, Minn./U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Center
- Khoi Young, Bowie, Md./Stanford University