2008 Olympic all-around champion Nastia Liukin was in Charlotte, N.C., to promote both the Nastia Liukin Cup and the AT&T American Cup, which will be held in nearby Greensboro, N.C. Liukin visited area gymnastics clubs to visit with young gymnasts, sign autographs and pose for photos. She also met with Charlotte media outlets to talk about the Nastia Liukin Cup, scheduled for Feb. 28, and the AT&T American Cup, set for March 1, at the Greensboro Sports Complex.
Liukin visited Kristi Phillips Athletic Center (KPAC), Everest Gymnastics Training Center, Southeastern Gymnastics and International Gymnastics. She was interviewed on the local NBC and Fox affiliates.
Tickets for the AT&T American Cup are on sale now. Tickets for the Nastia Liukin Cup go on sale Jan. 17 at 10 a.m. ET. For more information, go to either attamericancup.com or nastialiukincup.com.
At Southeastern with Nastia Liukin Cup qualifier Grace Glenn