Chelsea Piers Connecticut Hosts Sixth Annual Winter Challenge
March 6, 2019
(March 6, 2019 – Stamford, CT) – Chelsea Piers Connecticut hosted the sixth annual Winter Challenge USAG gymnastics meet. The meet, which featured events for both male and female athletes, took place on Saturday, February 16 and Sunday, February 17 at Chelsea Piers Connecticut in Stamford.
The event continues to grow each year with approximately 1200 athletes from seven States competing in this year’s meet. Last year the event hosted 900 athletes.
“Hosting competitions, tournaments and meets has become a strength of Chelsea Piers Connecticut,” commented Greta Wagner, Executive Director of Chelsea Piers Connecticut. “We love that we not only get to train our teams and athletes but that we have also become the home to so many sports and governing bodies looking to showcase athletes from the area in various sports.”
The teams will head to the State competitions in March and April. “We are excited to come off this successful meet and head to States,” commented Ann Roth, Director of Gymnastics, Chelsea Piers Connecticut. “We have a young team and continue to progress, we are looking forward to more successful competitions.”
Chelsea Piers Gymnastics results from Winter Challenge.
Chelsea Piers Connecticut – Girls Team Highlights
- Xcel Silver team placed 1st
- Xcel Gold team tied for 2nd place
- Level 3 team 2nd place
- Level 4 team 2nd place
- Level 6 team placed 2nd
- Level 7 team placed 4th
- Level 9 gymnast, Bailey Cahill took 1st place All Around with a 36.125
Chelsea Piers Connecticut – Boys Team Results
- Boys JO level 4 team 3rd place
*Complete results can be found on Meet Scores Online
About Chelsea Piers Connecticut Teams
Chelsea Piers Connecticut provides an unprecedented opportunity for student-athletes across eight sports to train and compete under one unified banner. Chelsea Piers athletes have full access to both off-surface training, led by certified personal trainers in our dedicated Competitive Team Training Center, and on-surface coaching in their sport of choice. Our world-class facilities attract top-level instructors from around the world, including seasoned and certified youth coaches with Olympic, NCAA and professional backgrounds. Their goal is to prepare athletes for success, not only in their sport of choice through age-appropriate goal setting and training, but also in their lives through the development of essential teamwork and leadership skills.