Everest Gymnastics Hosts Eighth Annual Everest Classic

Everest Classic 3Hough High School’s basketball court was recently a flurry of activity. But it wasn’t dribbles and dunks that took center stage. Athletes from Everest Gymnastics took over the school’s gymnasium for the annual Everest Classic. More than 500 talented gymnasts from North and South Carolina and Georgia took part in the event.

Q: What is the Everest Classic?

Everest Gymnastics: The Everest Classic is one of the biggest gymnastics events in the state. This is the eighth year that Everest has sponsored the competition, which saw more than 500 Junior Olympic gymnasts and Xcel athletes show off their skills on the floor, balance beam, vault, and uneven bars.

Q: How many students from Everest participated?

Everest Gymnastics: We are elated to claim that 89 of our own students qualified for the Everest Classic. More than just individual performances, our teams really brought their stuff, and we are pleased to say that seven groups of girls made first place. Continue reading “Everest Gymnastics Hosts Eighth Annual Everest Classic”