"Behind the Team" showcases U.S. sweep of AT&T American Cup
posted on 04/12/2011

INDIANAPOLIS, April 12, 2011 - The fourth episode of "USA Gymnastics: Behind the Team presented by AT&T" gives fans an inside look at the 2011 AT&T American Cup, including personal insights on the event from 2011 AT&T American Cup champions Jonathan Horton and Jordyn Wieber. The latest installment of "Behind the Team" is available now at att.net/teamusa.

The 2011 AT&T American Cup was held in Jacksonville, Fla., and Horton tells "Behind the Team" what returning to Florida and winning on American soil means to him. Jake Dalton, who was a last minute addition to the field, highlights the importance of always being prepared and talks about the experience of being an active alternate with Horton.

Wieber, now a two-time American Cup champion,recalls her first experience on the American Cup stage and gives perspective on winning her first senior international competition at this year's AT&T American Cup. Alexandra Raisman discusses training with Wieber and facing this year's impressive international field.

"Behind the Team" is updated twice a month, so regularly check att.net/teamusa for new episodes and to catch up on previous episodes. You can also log onto http://www.usagym.org/pages/behindtheteam to see episodes from previous years.