The Los Angeles School of Gymnastics is Celebrating Olympic Day with Academy Meet Day on June 8, 2014 from 1:00p.m. – 3:00p.m.
Academy Meet Day is an exciting event that will feature a simulated Olympic theme competition put on by the entire student body. Scheduled to appear at the competition are Two-Time Olympian and US Gymnastics Hall of Fame inductee, Steve Hug and Rhythmic Olympian Gymnast, Svetlana Or Tokaev.
This event will feature a simulated Olympic theme competition put on by the entire student body for their family and friends. LASG students will be performing a pseudo theme Olympics. Scheduled to appear at the competition are Two-Time Olympian and US Gymnastics Hall of Fame member, Steve Hug and Rhythmic Olympian Gymnast, Svetlana Or Tokaev. Hug and Tokaev will be available for photo opportunities and autographs for the students.
“We are excited to take part in Olympic Day and inspire kids in the Los Angeles community,” said Tanya Berenson, General Manager of LASG. “We are proud to support the Olympic Movement and encourage our students to lead healthy, active lives.”
The Los Angeles School of Gymnastics Academy Meet Day activity is one of more than 700 events taking place nationwide designed to engage youth and promote the ideals of the Olympic movement, feature athlete appearances, family-friendly activities and interactive learning experiences.
Around the world, more than 160 countries take part in the annual celebration. Olympic Day, created in 1948 to commemorate the birth of the modern Olympic Games, focuses on the Olympic values and ideals such as fair play, perseverance, respect and sportsmanship. In the U.S., Olympic Day events range from small gatherings to large, city-wide events.
General admission is available on a first-come; first-serve basis. Early arrival is suggested with a minimum of 30 minutes prior to the showcase start time. VIP seating is limited to (4) seats per family and includes a complimentary Official Event Program and VIP gift bag autographed photo of USA National level gymnast and $10.00 coupon towards any product or service at LASG. To purchase tickets or for more information about Academy Meet Day please contact the LASG at 310-204-1980, email [email protected].