© John Cheng

YOKOHAMA, Japan, Sept. 15, 2017 – Led by U.S. junior all-around champions Brody Malone of Summerville, Ga./Cartersville Twisters, and Maile O’Keefe of Las Vegas/Salcianu Elite Academy of Gymnastics, four U.S. athletes will participate in this weekend’s International Junior Gymnastics Competition in Yokohama, Japan. Competition, which will be held at the Yokohama Cultural Gymnasium, runs Sept. 17-18 with all-around competition followed by event finals.

Joining Malone and O’Keefe are Emma Malabuyo of Flower Mound, Texas/Texas Dreams Gymnastics, and Kevin Penev of Penfield, N.Y./RGA.