INDIANAPOLIS, June 3, 2021 – The U.S. will be represented by three men’s and three women’s trampolinists at the 2021 Brescia World Cup June 4-5 at the Centro Sportivo San Filippo in Italy.
World silver medalist Nicole Ahsinger of Lafayette, La./Trampoline and Tumbling Express, World Cup gold medalist Charlotte Drury of Laguna Niguel, Calif./World Elite Gymnastics, and U.S. champion Jessica Stevens of Ellicott City, Md./Fairland Gymnastics are set to compete in women’s trampoline. Ahsinger and Stevens will also pair up for the women’s synchronized competition.
On the men’s side, three-time U.S. World Championships team member Cody Gesuelli of Huntsville, Ala./Merino Trampoline Gymnastics Academy and World silver medalists Jeffrey Gluckstein of Atlantic Highlands, N.J./Elite Trampoline Academy and Aliaksei Shostak of Lafayette, La./Elite Trampoline Academy will represent the U.S. with Gluckstein and Shostak also taking part in the synchronized competition.
The U.S. has the opportunity to qualify a spot to compete at the Tokyo Olympic Games in men’s and/or women’s individual trampoline through performances at the Brescia World Cup.
U.S. athletes will compete in Group 1, with the men’s competition kicking off Friday at 4:15 a.m. ET. The women’s competition will follow at 9 a.m. ET. Synchronized trampoline qualifications will take place Saturday at 4:15 a.m. ET. All finals will also be held Saturday. Women’s synchro finals will begin at 8:35 a.m. ET with men’s synchro finals at 9:05 a.m. ET. The women’s individual trampoline final is slated for 9:45 a.m. ET, and the event will wrap up with the men’s final at 10:20 a.m. ET.