Don't miss the newest episode of "USA Gymnastics: Behind the Team," which can be found at www.attblueroom.com/teamusa!
The nine members of the 2008 U.S. Olympic Men's Gymnastics Team, along with confirmed women's team members Shawn Johnson and Nastia Liukin talk about the excitement of representing the United States in Beijing at the 2008 Olympic Games.Â The episode centers on the activities surrounding the 2008 U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Gymnastics, which were held in Philadelphia, Pa.Â
The men, Liukin and Johnson speak about the pressure of competing well at the Olympic Trials and how they have worked hard for a long time to make the Olympic Team. In addition to the Olympians (pending approval from the U.S. Olympic Committee), fans can also hear from several of the 10 women who were selected to attend the women's Olympic selection camp in late July and are in the hunt to make this year's women's Olympic team.
Past episodes of Â "USA Gymnastics: Behind the Team" can be found archived on the AT&T Blue Room site, so if you missed an episode, log on toÂ www.attblueroom.com/teamusaÂ today 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 www.usa-gymnastics.org.