World Team Selection and Competition Schedule

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The 2017 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships are going to be held October 2-8, 2017 in Montreal, Canada were over 500 athletes and 80 countries will be competing for 12 World titles.

A select group of US women will attend a selection camp to be held at the National Training Center on September 18-22 in order to choose the team that will represent the USA.

The following athletes were chosen to participate in the camp:

  • Jade Carey, Oasis Gymnastics
  • Jordan Chiles, Naydenov Gymnastics
  • Margzetta Frazier, Parkettes National Gymnastics Center
  • Emily Gaskins, Cincinnati Gymnastics
  • Morgan Hurd, First State Gymnastics
  • Ashton Locklear, Everest Gymnastics
  • Riley McCusker, MG Elite
  • Alyona Shchennikova, 5280 Gymnastics
  • Ragan Smith, Texas Dreams Gymnastics
  • Trinity Thomas, Prestige Gymnastics

From these 10 women, 4 will be chosen for the team and 1 will be selected as the non-traveling alternate.

The 2017 World Championships will include an All-Around competition and Event Finals for both the Men and the Women.  There will not be a team competition this year.

Competition will begin with 3 days of Qualifications (4 sessions for the Men and 5 sessions for the Women), 2 days of All-Around Finals (1 each for the Men and Women), and 2 days of Event Finals.

You can see the full schedule of competition here.

You can also follow all the action on various social media sites:

Sources: usagym.org, 2017gymcan.com

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