INDIANAPOLIS (February 7, 2023) – Four gymnasts, including 2022 junior competitor Imani White, locked up their spots in this year’s Nastia Liukin Cup field over the weekend. In total, 20 junior and 20 senior qualifying USA Gymnastics Women’s Development Program Level 10 gymnasts will compete for their division’s all-around title February 24 at Louisville’s Freedom Hall.
Nastia Liukin Cup participants are determined based on performances in a series of invitationals held in the weeks preceding the competition, and qualifications will continue next weekend with the Brestyan’s Las Vegas Invitational in Las Vegas, Nev., Metroplex Challenge in Fort Worth, Texas, Dragon Invitational in Blue Springs, Mo., and Legacy Elite Classic in Willowbrook, Ill. Last week’s qualifiers are listed below alphabetically by competition.
- Buckeye Classic in Columbus, Ohio: Jahzara Swaby-Ranger, Jesup, Ga./American Twisters, senior; Imani White, Orlando, Fla./Brandy Johnson’s Global Gymnastics, junior
- Long Beach Open in Long Beach, Calif.: Adelle Speck, Las Vegas, Nev./Brown’s Gymnastics, junior; Camie Winger, Orem, Utah/Bold Gymnastics, senior
The Nastia Liukin Cup is held annually in conjunction with USA Gymnastics’ Winter Cup and Elite Team Cup. To learn more about the national-level competition, which was founded in 2010 by 2008 Olympic all-around champion Nastia Liukin, visit NastiaLiukinCup.com. Tickets for all Winter Cup sessions, including the Nastia Liukin Cup, are on sale now.