Two-time Olympic Medalist and World Medalist Jonathan Horton of Houston, a member of Team Hilton HHonors, visited Saint Paul, Minn., June 5-6 to help promote the upcoming Visa Championships. Horton is a two-time national all-around champion and looking forward to defending his title in Saint Paul at the 2011 Visa Championships, August 17-20.
On June 5, Great Northern Gymnastics marched in the Grand Old Day Parade, representing USA Gymnastics and the Visa Championships. There was also be a Visa Championships Booth in the Sport District for Grand Old Day, where Horton signed autographs and gymnastics clubs gave gymnastics demonstrations. The clubs that participated in the gymnastics demonstrations were Gleason’s Gymnastics, Spirit Gymnastics and Perpetual Motion.
Horton and USA Gymnastics President Steve Penny played in the Randy Shaver Golf Tournament on June 6.
Single session tickets are on sale now. To order tickets for the 2011 Visa Championships go to ticketmaster.com.