All-session tickets for the 2017 P&G Gymnastics Championships, the national championships for men’s and women’s gymnastics, in Anaheim, Calif., go on sale to the general public on Dec. 17 at 12 p.m. PT.
The Final Five, the 2016 Olympic team gold medalists, and Olympic all-around champion Simone Biles of Spring, Texas/World Champions Centre, are among the IMPACT25 finalists for espnW’s 2016 Woman of the Year award.
USA Gymnastics today announced that Ryan Ward has been named Acro Program Director. Ward, who was the 2015 FIG Mixed Pair World Cup Series Champion and bronze medalist at the 2014 Worlds in mixed pair, will oversee the acrobatic gymnastics program, including the elite and developmental levels.
Elijah, a Make-the-Wish recipient from Akron, Ohio, had his wish come true when he trained with the U.S. Men’s National Gymnastics Team, including the 2016 Olympic Team, during the national team training camp at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo.
USA Gymnastics was saddened to learn about the bus accident that occurred outside of Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia. According to existing reports, 10 athletes and two coaches in the 34-person delegation of acrobatic gymnasts and coaches were killed, with many more injured.
USA Gymnastics is the National Governing Body (NGB) for the sport of gymnastics in the United States, consistent with the Ted Stevens Olympic & Amateur Sports Act, the Bylaws of the United States Olympic Committee and the International Gymnastics Federation. The mission of USA Gymnastics is to encourage participation and the pursuit of excellence in all aspects of gymnastics.