INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., April 27, 2010 – USA Gymnastics Men’s Program Committee announced international assignments for the Moscow Stars World Cup and the XXXV Memorial Blume – Barcelona. 2009 World all-around seventh-place finisher Tim McNeill of Falls Church, Va., is among the five members of the U.S. Men’s Senior National Team who will compete internationally in May and June.
McNeill, who trains at the U.S Olympic Training Center, will join 2010 NCAA pommel horse champion Alex Naddour of Mesa, Ariz./University of Oklahoma, 2009 NCAA parallel and high bar champion Paul Ruggeri of Manlius, N.Y./University of Illinois, and 2010 Winter Cup Challenge still rings champion Brandon Wynn of Columbus, Ohio/Ohio State University, in Moscow, Russia, on May 14-15 to compete in the Moscow Stars World Cup.
2010 NCAA All-American Tyler Mizoguchi of Houston/University of Illinois, will travel to Barcelona, Spain, to compete in the XXXV Memorial Blume – Barcelona June 3-4. The Memorial Joaquim Blume competition, the oldest and most prestigious competition in Spanish gymnastics, has no all-around competition but focuses on the six individual apparatus and each participant can compete on two or three events.