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USA Gymnastics offers free Webcast of U.S. Classic
posted on 07/27/2007

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., July 27, 2007 – Gymnastics fans and competitors’ friends and families can go online to enjoy the drama and excitement from both the junior and senior international divisions on a free Webcast of the 2007 U.S. Classic in Battle Creek, Mich., at www.usa-gymnastics.org.  The coverage will be available on Monday, July 30, at 4 p.m. Eastern.


USA Gymnastics and its partner Wasserman Media Group are providing Web coverage of the U.S. Classic to gymnastics fans at no charge.  The Webcast, a first for the U.S. Classic, will be post-produced, which will make it easier and more enjoyable for viewing.  In addition, the U.S. Classic will be archived on the site.


“USA Gymnastics and Wasserman Media Group are excited to provide the opportunity for gymnastics fans from across the country to see some of our top gymnasts competing in the U.S. Classic,” said Steve Penny, president of USA Gymnastics.  “This will give our fans a great opportunity to watch our top women gymnasts either vying for berths or putting the final touches on their preparation for the 2007 Visa Championships.”


The U.S. Classic is the final opportunity for women to qualify for the 2007 Visa Championships, USA Gymnastics’ national championships scheduled for Aug. 15-18 in San Jose, Calif. 


Based in Indianapolis, USA Gymnastics is the national governing body for gymnastics in the United States. Its mission is to encourage participation and the pursuit of excellence in the sport. Its disciplines include men's and women's artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, trampoline and tumbling, and acrobatic gymnastics. For more information, log on to www.usa-gymnastics.org.