It’s the Charlotte area’s gymnastics event of the year! This weekend, Everest Gymnastics will host the 8th Annual Everest Classic at Hough High School in Cornelius. More than 500 Xcel and Junior Olympic gymnasts, levels 2-10 from 17 gyms across the Carolinas and Georgia, will perform routines on the vault, uneven bars, beam and floor.
“We’re proud to have 89 gymnasts from our facility competing in this year’s Classic,” said Qi Han and Yiwen Chen, owners and coaches at Everest Gymnastics. “It’s a true privilege to host these gymnasts from across the south as we look to grow their skills and have a little fun.”
Awards will be distributed to the top 50% of individual gymnasts. Each of the competing gymnasts will receive an all-around medal and have the opportunity to qualify for future state meet competitions.
WHEN: Saturday and Sunday, February 16-17, 2019
WHERE: Hough High School Gymnasium at 12420 Bailey Road, Cornelius, NC
About Everest Gymnastics
Qi Han and Yiwen Chen opened Everest Gymnastics Training Center, Inc. in 2004 and opened its newest facility in Cornelius, NC in 2018. Named after the highest mountain in the world, Everest hopes to share that there is no mountain you can’t conquer with heart, hard work and dedication. As of 2015, Everest Gymnastics Training Center is the only U.S. National Team Training Facility in North Carolina. It hosts a variety of programs including recreational gymnastics, competitive teams, trampoline and tumbling, after school programs and even skill clinics. For more information visit Everest-gym.com.