ST. PETERSBURG, Russia, June 4, 2015 – Six U.S. gymnasts will compete in trampoline and tumbling’s World Cup at Zimny Stadion in St. Petersburg, Russia, June 5-6. Fans can follow the action live, beginning tomorrow morning at 9 a.m. ET, with the opening ceremony followed by qualification for men’s and women’s trampoline and men’s and women’s tumbling, here.
The U.S. participants are: Nicole Ahsinger of San Diego, Calif./So Cal TTC, 2014 Youth Olympian; Hunter Brewster of Lafayette, La./Trampoline and Tumbling Express, 2010 Youth Olympian; Jeffrey Gluckstein of Atlantic Highlands, N.J./Elite Trampoline Academy, 2014 U.S. men’s champion; Steven Gluckstein of Atlantic Highlands, N.J./Elite Trampoline Academy, 2012 Olympian; Clare Johnson of Huntsville, Ala./Matrix Gym; and Alexi Shostak of Lafayette, La./Trampoline and Tumbling Express.
The schedule for Saturday, June 6 is:
- 3 a.m. ET – Qualifications (Men’s and Women’s Synchronized Trampoline)
- 9 a.m. ET – Finals (Men’s and Women’s Synchronized Trampoline)
- 9:30 a.m. ET – Finals (Women’s Trampoline and Men’s Tumbling)
- 9:55 a.m. ET – Finals (Men’s Trampoline and Women’s Tumbling)
The top eight gymnasts in the qualification round advance to the finals, with a maximum of two per country. For additional information, go to facebook.com/trampolinerus.