With beaming finish, McClain claims first junior U.S. Classic title

It was the meet Konnor McClain didn’t compete at that gave her that little extra pinch of motivation going into Saturday’s GK U.S. Classic.

Desmond, O’Neill win 2019 U.S. Hopes Championships all-around titles

Nicole Desmond of Wind Gap, Pa./Parkettes National Gymnastics Center, and Rafaela O’Neill of San Jose, Calif./Airborne Gymnastics Training Center, won the 10-11 and 12-13 year-old division all-around titles, respectively, at the GK Hopes Championships today in Louisville, Ky.

Myriad of motivations, loads of determination mark GK U.S. Classic field

Gaining experience is one of the themes of this weekend’s Classic, for Biles as well as her peloton of challengers on the U.S. Team. After a fairly quiet spring marked by World Cup appearances here and there, Saturday’s Classic marks the beginning of the season in earnest for elite women gymnasts.

2019 GK U.S. Classic takes over KFC Yum! Center on Saturday

On Saturday, July 20, many of the country’s top elite female gymnasts will take over the KFC Yum! Center when they compete at the 2019 GK U.S. Classic in Louisville, Ky.

Biles, 2018 World Championships team gold medalists headline field for 2019 GK U.S. Classic

Five members of the gold medal-winning 2018 World Championships team headline the field at the 2019 GK U.S. Classic, scheduled for July 20 at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Ky.

Single-session tickets for GK U.S. Classic are on sale now

Single-session tickets for the 2019 GK U.S. Classic and GK Hopes Championships, scheduled for July 19-20 in Louisville, Ky., are on sale now.

Louisville’s KFC Yum! Center plays host to 2019 GK U.S. Classic

On July 20, 2019, the GK U.S. Classic will make its first appearance at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Ky. The GK U.S. Classic features athletes competing on the junior and senior levels and is the last opportunity for female gymnasts to qualify for the U.S. Championships.

Simone Biles is Golden in Return

In her first competition since the 2016 Olympics Games, Biles posted the highest all-around score (58.700) by anyone in the world so far this quadrennium, along with reportedly the highest scores on the balance beam (15.200), vault (15.400) and floor exercise (14.750) this year.

Biles, Wong win all-around titles at 2018 GK U.S. Classic

In her first event since the 2016 Olympic Games, 2016 Olympic all-around champion Simone Biles won the senior all-around crown at the 2018 GK U.S. Classic at the Schottenstein Center in Columbus, Ohio. Leanne Wong won the junior all-around title.

Wong wins 2018 GK U.S. Classic junior all-around gold

Leanne Wong of Overland Park, Kan./Great American Gymnastics Express won the junior all-around title at the 2018 GK U.S. Classic at the Schottenstein Center in Columbus, Ohio.