Life in a Leo Episode 25: The American Classic at University of Utah

July 06, 2018

Life in a Leo Episode 25: The American Classic at University of Utah

This week I discuss the top 5 things I'm most excited about at The American Classic. The American Classic is one of two elite meets that athletes can compete in to qualify for US National Championships. There are a lot of new Hopes gymnasts that will be competing. Some of the kids that competed in Hopes last year have now qualified as Jr. Elites so we will be watching how they do. We are also excited to see some Sr. Elites compete that we haven't seen compete in a while. You can check out The Balance Beam Situation for a great preview and more detail on some of the key athletes to watch for. Here's my top 5. 
1. So many new elites - mostly talking about Hopes kids here
2. Tom Forster 
3. The podium 
4. All the athletes - w/bias towards MG Elite, Paramount Elite and GO
5. The Leotards (of course) 
Good luck ladies! Have fun, stay focused and don't forget to point your toes :)

 

Hopes competitor Ava and Jr. Elite competitor Levi (also pictured, Sarah and Alicia) - Paramount Elite Gymnastics

Paramount Elite group picture

Hopes competitor Chloe - Wallers GymJam

Chloe Cho

New High-Performance Coordinator - Tom Forster

Tom Forster

The Arena - University of Utah

Huntsman Arena - University of Utah

 

 





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Size Chart

SIZING

SIZE

BUST

WAIST

HIPS

GIRTH

5-6

22" - 25"

19" - 21"

21" - 24"

37" - 41"

6X-7

24" - 27"

20" - 22"

22" - 25"

41" - 44"

8-10

25" - 28"

22" - 23"

23" - 26"

44" - 47"

10-12

26" - 29"

22" - 24"

24" - 27"

47" - 50"

12-14

28" - 30"

23" - 25"

26" - 29"

49" - 52"

PETITE

30" - 33"

23" - 26"

27" - 31"

51" - 54"

SMALL

32" - 35"

24" - 27"

28" - 32"

53" - 56"

MEDIUM

34" - 37"

26" - 28"

30" - 35"

55" - 58"

LARGE

36" - 39"

27" - 30"

32" - 36"

57" - 60"

  Note: If your measurements are at the top of a size category and you prefer a loose fit or growing room, we recommend ordering the next size.

Girth measurement  is taken from the middle of the shoulder, down the back, through the crotch, and back up the front to the starting point on the shoulder