AcroArmy's inspirational journey comes to a close
posted on 09/16/2014
Finalists on the NBC reality competition show America’s Got Talent, AcroArmy, which features members of the U.S. National Team, finished in third place.  2014 World bronze medalists Kiley Boynton and Ryan Ward are members of the group.
 
AcroArmy’s journey on America’s Got Talent was inspiring, as each week they soared to new heights, pushed the envelope, wowed the judges and showed millions of Americans the beauty of gymnastics.
 
"We are so proud of AcroArmy and their performance on America's Got Talent,” said USA Gymnastics President Steve Penny. “These amazing athletes have taken their sport to a new height and proven that determination and commitment can result in great achievement. AcroArmy exemplifies the USA Gymnastics motto of Begin Here... Go Anywhere."

Two-time mixed pairs World champion Arthur Davis brought the group together. He told USA Gymnastics earlier this month that, “this is all about showing the beauty of what we do and how many years we’ve worked hard for it.” Davis’ passion, dedication and commitment to gymnastics shown through in every episode, as he led the sport that he loves into the national spotlight. 

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Click here to watch AcroArmy perform with the U.S. Acro National Team at the USA Gymnastics Championships.


Photo by Michael Parmelee/NBC