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Kellogg’s Tour of Champions to Bring Gold Medal Gymnasts to Rochester

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 4:00 PM by Rachel Laber

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“The Final Five” Olympics Team Brings Gold Medal Talents from Rio to Rochester

Members of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Gymnastics team will perform in Rochester at the Blue Cross Arena on Thursday, November 3.

Featured gymnasts on the tour include The Final Five – Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas, Laurie Hernandez, Madison Kocian and Aly Raisman.

The Kellogg’s Tour provides an opportunity for the participating gymnasts to demonstrate their Olympic-level skills and technique in a modern performance setting that is sure to delight fans and audiences.

The tour's stop in Rochester marks the Tour of Champions only performance in upstate New York. 

Tickets for the Kellogg’s Tour of Champions at Blue Cross Arena are still available and can be purchased online at bluecrossarena.com.

Additional 2016 U.S. Olympians participating in the Tour include:  men's gymnastics – Chris Brooks, Jake Dalton, Danell Leyva, Sam Mikulak and Alex Naddour; rhythmic – Kiana Eide, Monica Rokhman, Jennifer Rokhman, Kristen Shaldybin and Laura Zeng; and trampoline – Nicole Ahsinger and Logan Dooley. 2008 Olympic all-around champion Nastia Liukin, 2008 Olympic balance beam champion Shawn Johnson and 2012 Olympic team champion Jordyn Wieber are also on the cast. Due to athletes' schedules and personal commitments, the cast will vary from stop to stop.

Author: Rachel Laber

Rachel Laber is the Director of Communications and Public Relations for Visit Rochester. If you are interested in learning more about Rochester and the Finger Lakes, contact Rachel at (585) 279-8325. Journalists, bloggers, and travel writers interested in visiting the Rochester/ Finger Lakes region learn more here.

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