USA Gymnastics American Classic Tickets
Governing body: USA Gymnastics (USAG)
Type of meet: Elite female artistic gymnasts
Stadium:KFC Yum! Center
Senior All-Around Winners: Dominque Dawes, Nastia Liukin, Aly Raisman
Also known as: US Classic, CoverGirl Classic, Secret US Classic, and the Secret Classic
USA Gymnastics American Classic TicketsThe USA Gymnastics American Classic is the last chance for elite female champions to qualify for Nationals. It includes rhythmic, acrobatic and trampoline and tumbling event categories. During the last forty years, the competition has been known by several different titles, but has always been the epitome of events for elite female gymnastics. In Olympic-team-building years, the event is used as a trial for determining the members and the standby team for the women's Olympic gymnastics team. This team will go on to compete at the Summer Olympics. Several Olympic gymnasts continue to compete at the American Classic in non-Olympic years, including Simone Biles. Elite women gymnasts who competed in the 2019 American Classic include Riley McCusker, Grace McCallum, Kara Eaker, Leanne Wong, Morgan Hord, Aleah Finnegan, Faith Torrez, Jade Carey and Shilese Jones. For the chance to see these gymnasts along with many more, grab your tickets for the next USA Gymnastics American Classic at StubHub.
How much do USA Gymnastics American Classic tickets cost?There are many factors that affect the Gymnastics American Classic ticket prices. Having a one- or two-day pass makes a difference in pricing along with where your seat is located in the arena. Some VIP tickets may include passes to special events like meet-and-greets. For the latest ticket prices, you should check out StubHub today.
Where are the female gymnasts from who compete in the US Classic?There are elite female gymnastics programs all over the United States. For this reason, US Classic competitors vary with every competition. As long as a gymnast is enrolled at a USAG gym and completes the requirements for competition, they may be eligible to compete.
Who has won the most USA Gymnastics American Classic titles?Over the last decade, Simone Biles has been known as one of the most powerful and talented female gymnasts in the world. In the summer of 2019, Simone Biles earned her fourth consecutive US Gymnastics American Classic title. This fourth title was her 19th AA championship in a row and makes her the only gymnast to achieve this feat. With Biles’ unique talent, the competition has garnered worldwide attention as this is the first time in the meet season where up-and-coming gymnasts have their chance to compete against Biles and other well-established female gymnasts.
How big is the KFC Yum! Center?The KFC Yum! Center arena hosts the USA Gymnastics American Classic because it has one of the largest seating capacities in the US. The arena’s set up for gymnastics competitions is similar to the design used for basketball games, which is the primary purpose of the KFC Yum! Center. During basketball season, the arena is primarily used by the University of Louisville's collegiate teams.
What competition do winners of the USA Gymnastics American Classic move on to?It takes several huge wins in USAG-sanctioned gymnastics meets to qualify for the GK Classic in Louisville. For many, the honor of competing at the nationally televised event is a once-in-a-lifetime event. For others, the competition is a stepping stone to a national title, which could put them on the track to try-out for the Olympic gymnastics team. The top 18 winners of the Junior and Senior rounds of the USA Gymnastics competition will move on to the national competition, which is held annually, about four weeks after the American Classic.
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