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With the U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Gymnastics beginning this week, several of the USA's top women's gymnasts talk about qualifying for the Olympic Trials and the importance of the Visa Championships.Â The Visa Championships, which were held June 5-7 in Boston, was the women's qualifying event for the U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Gymnastics, June 19-22 in Philadelphia, Pa.
The athletes speak about how competing well at the Visa Championships prepares them and puts them in a good position heading into the U.S. Olympic Team Trials. They also give insight into dealing with pressure and how they stay calm at competitions.
Past episodes of Â "USA Gymnastics: Behind the Team"Â can be found archived on the AT&T Blue Room site, so if you missed an episode, log on toÂ www.attblueroom.com/teamusa and watch them all!
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, and acrobatic gymnastics. For more information, log on to http://www.usa-gymnastics.org/.