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The Los Angeles School of Gymnastics: Spring Academy Meet and Expo Showcase
Culver City ,CA (November 13, 2016)-The spirit of the Olympic Movement rolls into Culver City as The los Angeles school of Gymnastics(LASG) will be celebrating with their Academy Meet and Expo Showcase in commemoration of Olympic Day 2016.
Academy Meet and Expo showcase is a mock Olympic theme competition put on by the entire student body of the Los Angeles School of Gymnastics. Featured at the event, which will be held on Sunday November 13, 2016,will be the school’s Executive Director Alla Svirsky and Coach Yefim Furman, to honor Olympic Day’s mission to promote fitness ,well-being ,culture and education, while promoting the Olympic values-excellence, friendship and respect.
The Academy Meet and Expo Showcase also serves as a very special opportunity for students to perform in a non-judged format. The entire student body will perform a series of routines in a standard competition format, including the “Pre School Olympics” with an Olympic theme to boot moral for each child participating in this unique event, one of its only kind in Los Angeles. This unique event combines mental and physical preparedness with mental aptitude for these young athletes. The expo will be one of more than 700 events that will be taking place nationwide that is designed to engage youth and promote the ideals of the Olympic movement, featuring athlete appearances, family friendly activities and interactive learning experiences.
A special appearance from the school’s director, Mrs. Alla Svirsky, a 3 time Olympic Coach, Olympic Judge and Inductee to the Sports Hall of Fame will be present at the Olympic celebratory event. Also slated for the event is former Olympian, Yefim Furman, known to many as the “Godfather” in the gymnastics world .Furman competed at the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich claiming the Olympic Silver Medal. He also serves as the lead consultant to NBC Sports for all the gymnastics coverage. Coach Furman is part of the success of the 2016 Gymnastics Olympic Team, dubbed “The Final Five” including Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman and Simone Biles. Furman also just returned from Li Ning, China where the men’s Gymnastics team competed at the World Championships and Yefim was on the site to help assemble the Olympic team for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil in 2016!
“We are excited to take part in Olympic Day and inspire young gymnasts in the Los Angeles Community” Commented General Manager, Tanya Berenson. “LASG has provided thousands of young athletes with quality gymnastics instruction and has produced several Olympians and internationally-ranked athletes throughout the years. So this day has a special place in the school’s heart”
Olympic day was created in 1948 to commemorate the birth of the modern Olympic Games, focuses on the Olympic values and ideal such as fair play, perseverance, respect and sportsmanship. In the U.S, Olympic Day events range from small gatherings to large, city wide events.
About The Los Angeles School of Gymnastics:
Named by the Los Angeles magazine as the “best gymnastics center in LA,” the LASG is a nonprofit Olympic quality gymnastics training center. The Facility has been training youth since 1975 and it is considered among the best gymnastics training facilities in the United States. Led by Alla Svirsky,LASG has provided thousands of young athletes with quality gymnastics instruction and has produced several Olympians and internationally-ranked athletes.
For media inquiries individuals are encouraged to contact the School’s General Manager, Tanya Berenson directly at 573-825-8209 or via email Tanya@LAgymnastics.com. To learn more about the Los Angeles School of Gymnastics, please contact 310-204-1980, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit us online at www.lagymnastics.com