DerryNews.com, Derry, New Hampshire

September 6, 2012

Gym-Ken gymnasts show their stuff


Derry News

---- — MANCHESTER | The girls teams, including many local girls, from Gym-Ken Gymnastics performed at a Fisher Cats game at Delta Dental Stadium in downtown Manchester.

The gymnasts, excited by the U.S. gymnastic team who won gold at the London Olympics, love to compete, but also enjoy putting on demonstrations.

Gym-Ken gymnasts work out all year long and compete from September to May. They have traveled to Massachusetts, Long Island, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Vermont, Disney World and even the Karolyi Olympic Training Camp in Huntsville, Texas.

Team coaches areJulie Pitkin and Jennifer Corsetto, and head coach Ruth Licata.

More than 200 people, including gymnasts, family and friends ,attended the game. The girls were given a free ticket for their performance. After the game, the night was topped off with a fireworks display.