The announcement that many gymnastics fans were waiting for came out this evening, with added bonus’ (for some). USA Gymnastics announced that Olympic medalist Kyla Ross has been forced to withdraw from the American Cup due to a “bruised heel”. In her place will be Katelyn Ohashi and Simone Biles. Meet both gymnasts here:
We also reported earlier today that Japan’s Koko Tsurumi had been removed from the list of competitors on the AT & T American Cup official website. With that, the search was on to find a new gymnast, someone close to home who could make it in time – in steps Canada’s Maegan Chant who will join team mate Victoria Moors in Worcester this weekend.
Read more on the American Cup 2013 – All You Need to Know.