The photo is of the 20 girls on the YMCA Bradford Flames gymnastics team that have qualified for Nationals. These girls will be leaving this week for Savannah, Ga where this year's event will be held. The event consists of a 3 day competition, and an Olympic style Opening Ceremony. The competition will take place at the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center June 26th-29th, 2013. Opening Ceremonies will be held at Forsyth Park and will consist of dinner, carnival games, fireworks, and additional activities to be enjoyed by the gymnasts and their families. Cassie Frey and Kamme Guisto, of Emporium, will both be competing at Level 7.
The Olean/ Bradford YMCA Gymnastics team, under the guidance of Head Coach Michelle Feldman, has grown rapidly to over 200 girls and has become one of the most competitive and award winning teams in the Northeast US.