Women's national team camp begins Monday
posted on 05/30/2014

HUNTSVILLE, Texas, May 30, 2014 – The U.S. Women’s National Team camp for June, which will be led by National Team Coordinator Martha Karolyi, begins on Monday, June 2, at the USA Gymnastics National Team Training Center at the Karolyi Ranch, an official U.S. Olympic training site, near Huntsville, Texas.

2013 World team members Simone Biles of Spring, Texas/ World Champions Centre, Kyla Ross of Aliso Viejo, Calif./Gym-Max and Brenna Dowell of Odessa, Mo./Great American Gymnastics Express, are scheduled to attend. Gabrielle Douglas of Virginia Beach, Va./Chow’s Gymnastics and Dance, will attend her first camp since winning two gold medals at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. The entire list of participants is included below.

The focus of the five-day camp is preparing for upcoming competitions, including the Secret U.S. Classic (Hoffman Estates, Ill., Aug. 2), the P&G Gymnastics Championships (Pittsburgh, Pa., Aug. 21-24), the Senior Pan American Championships (Toronto, Canada, Aug. 29-Sept. 1), and the World Championships (Nanning, China, Oct. 3-12). Athletes are finalizing routine construction, including new skills and connections, in compliance with the new International Gymnastics Federation rules. They will go through verification with half routine sets and the traditional physical abilities testing.

Gymnasts attending the June U.S. Women’s National Team Training Camp
Ariana Agrapides, MG Elite
Simone Biles, World Champions
Jordan Chiles, Naydenov
Nia Dennis, Buckeye
Gabby Douglas, Chow's Gymnastics
Brenna Dowell, GAGE
Peyton Ernst, Texas Dreams
Norah Flatley, Chow's Gymnastics
Jazmyn Foberg, MG Elite
Margzetta Frazier, Parkettes
Emily Gaskins, Cincinnati
Rachel Gowey, Chow's Gymnastics
Felicia Hano, Gym-Max
Laurie Hernandez, MG Elite
Veronica Hults, Texas Dreams
Amelia Hundley, Cincinnati Gymnastics
McKenna Kelley, Stars Gymnastics
Bailie Key, Texas Dreams
Madison Kocian, WOGA
Victoria Nguyen, Chow's Gymnastics
Maggie Nichols, Twin City Twisters
Abby Paulson, Twin City Twisters
Kristen Politz, Rebound Gymnastics
Lexie Priessman, Cincinnati Gymnastics
Melissa Reinstadtler, Rebound Gymnastics
Kyla Ross, Gym-Max
Emily Schild, Everest Gymnastics
MyKayla Skinner, Desert Lights
Ragan Smith, Texas Dreams
Sydney Sneed, Sonshine Gymnastics
Deanne Soza, Arete
Olivia Trautman, Twin City Twisters