Highlighted by five home competitions, including the USA Gymnastics Collegiate National Championships and the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships, the Air Force men's gymnastics team and head coach Kip Simons announced the squad's schedule for the upcoming season this afternoon.
The Air Force men's gymnastics team volunteered with the Coalition for the Upper South Platte this past weekend, focusing on flood mitigation in vulnerable areas around the Waldo Canyon burn scar.
As a part of the overall upgrade of the Cadet Gymnasium, renovations continue at the Cadet West Gym - home of the Air Force men's and women's gymnastics teams. When completed, the Falcons will have over 25,000-square feet of training space in one facility.
Highlighted by a fifth-place finish on the still rings, rising Air Force senior Gared Chapman wrapped up competition this past weekend at the 2014 Men's National Qualifier, which was held at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs.
Air Force men's gymnastics head coach Kip Simons announced the addition of six gymnasts to his roster for the upcoming season. The newcomers, who recently completed their second week of Basic Cadet Training as members of the Academy's Class of 2018, will join a veteran team that has captured the last five USAG Championships.