We are so excited that Kanna has been chosen for this opportunity,” states Head Over Heels Tumbling and Trampoline program manager Austin McClenton. “Kanna has always been a focused and determined athlete.
Emeryville, CA (PRWEB) September 18, 2016
Head Over Heels Athletic Arts is proud to announce that one of our athletes has been chosen to perform at the Kellogg’s Tour of Champions on Sunday, September 18, 2016. The event, which will visit 36 cities throughout the country, showcases gymnasts from the 2012 and 2016 Olympic Games as well as other well known gymnastics athletes. At each stop of the tour, local athletes are invited to perform. Parker, a member of the Head Over Heels’ Tumbling and Trampoline competitive team, has been asked to perform her trampoline routine in the opening of the show.
“We are so excited that Kanna has been chosen for this opportunity,” states Head Over Heels Tumbling and Trampoline program manager Austin McClenton. “Kanna has always been a focused and determined athlete. She has no problem pushing her limits to overcome any training obstacles.”
Parker began her training at age 5. During this past competition season, she earned an astonishing 53.8 at State Championships, competing at level 8.
The Kellogg’s Tour of Gymnastics Champions is produced by USA Gymnastics in partnership with AEG Facilities. The Kellogg Company is the exclusive title sponsor.
About USA Gymnastics:
Based in Indianapolis, USA Gymnastics is the national governing body for gymnastics in the United States. Its mission is to encourage participation and the pursuit of excellence in the sport. Its disciplines include men’s and women’s artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, trampoline and tumbling, acrobatic gymnastics, and group gymnastics. For more information, visit http://www.usagym.org.
About Head Over Heels Athletic Arts:
Head Over Heels Athletic Arts has been providing a positive athletic experience for children of the San Francisco Bay Area for nearly 40 years. Its 22,000+ square-foot main facility and 7,000 sq. ft. preschool facility in Emeryville, Calif. makes them one of the largest non-profit athletic arts facilities in California. Head Over Heels Athletic Arts instills a lifelong love of being physically active through various gymnastics classes, including recreational gymnastics, gymnastics for special needs children, and competitive gymnastics as well as dance. Head Over Heels has been offering kids gymnastics programs to keep youngsters physically active since 1977.