Texas USA Gymnastics Updates
Congratulations World Champions-Team USA!
Congratulations Nastia for your Induction to the USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame.
This weekend we awarded Barbara Hughes on her decades of service to Texas USAG. Barbara was elected as District 6 Representative in the Summer of 1993 and served for 21 years winning 10 elections. She spent her weekends judging competitions from 1979 to 2014, a total of 35 years. Many of the gymnasts that Barbara Judged in the 80s and 90s now have children of their own that have been judged by Barbara. If you were unable to attend but your or your club would like to send her a card you can send it to her home address: 2608 Leroy St, Pearland, TX 77581.
"Congratulations to Josephine Whitney for having her new skill named after her at the NIT - JO National competition. It is a beam mount, which is a switch leg leap landing in a full split" Josephine trains at National Elite Gymnastics. Great job Josephine!
LIMITED FLOOR TICKETS AVAILABLE!
The AT&T American Cup is less than two months away and limited floor tickets are still available! Gym Clubs can save on tickets by using the Gym Club Order Form. To secure the best available tickets, download the order form or call AT&T Stadium at 817.892.8687 today!
AT&T AMERICAN CUP FIELD ANNOUNCED!
In addition to two-time World All-Around Champion Simone Biles, the U.S. gymnasts who have accepted invitations to compete in the 2015 AT&T American Cup are 2014 AT&T American Cup Champion and World Team Bronze-Medalist Sam Mikulak, 2014 World Team Gold-Medalist MyKayla Skinner, and 2014 World Team Bronze-Medalist Donnell Whittenburg. Highlighting the international field are three-time Olympian and past World All-Around Champion Vanessa Ferrari of Italy; three-time Olympian and nine-time World Medalist Fabian Hambuechen of Germany; and 2012 Olympian and 2014 World Parallel Bars Champion Oleg Verniaiev of Ukraine. Click here for the full field.
COME CHEER WITH U.S.! Why should you come cheer on Simone Biles at the AT&T American Cup on March 7 at AT&T Stadium? Click on this video to hear from Simone talk about how excited she is compete in a football stadium!
Congratulations to Tracy Greene for being elected District 7 Coaches Representative. We welcome her to the State Committee and we know she will do an excellent job of representing the interest of the entire state.
Thank you to Michelle Sanders for her service and commitment to the state. We will miss you on the committee, but know that being a mom or a dad is the most important job that any of us can have.
Thank you to Heather, Allie and Diane for a fabulous event on Saturday! College Bound Showcase was a huge success. Positive feedback from College and Club Coaches. Over 150 Texas Athletes had an opportunity to "show off" in front of 38 Colleges and Universities. Looking forward to hearing about all the Scholarship offers, following Saturdays event!!
Go Region 3 and Texas USA Gymnastics!!