Three 2020 Olympians lead U.S. competitors at 2021 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships

KITAKYUSHU, Japan, October 25, 2021 — Less than 90 days in the wake of contending at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, individual gymnasts Evita Griskenas of Orland Park, Ill., and Lili Mizuno of Northbrook, Ill., and gathering contender Camilla Feeley of Northbrook, Ill., are set to lead a youthful and hungry unexpected of U.S. competitors at the 2021 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships this week in Kitakyushu, Japan.

During the short window between contests, Mizuno made the troublesome change from gathering to individual tumbler and will hope to build up her quality as an independent entertainer. She and Griskenas will be participated in the singular contest by Erica Foster of Chanhassen, Minn.

On the gathering side, the U.S. will be addressed by Feeley and a group of new youthful ability making their World Championships debuts. Colleagues incorporate Isabella Ivanova of Kirkland, Wash., Nicole Khoma of Northbrook, Ill., Olympic substitute Gergana Petkova of Barrington, Ill., Karolina Saverino of Elk Grove Village, Ill., and Emily Wilson of Brooklyn, N.Y. Hana Starkman of Plantation, Fla., is the voyaging substitute.

Individual capabilities will run October 27-28. U.S. gymnasts will contend in Group B, beginning at 11:55 a.m. nearby time on Wednesday and 10 a.m. on Thursday. Individual gymnasts contend on four device: circle, ball, clubs and strip. The loop and ball finals will be held October 27 at 7:15 and 7:57 p.m., while the clubs and lace finals are scheduled for similar occasions on October 28. The inside and out conclusive will start off October 30 at 2:30 p.m. nearby time. Japan is 13 hours in front of eastern time in the U.S.

Gathering capabilities and the inside and out contest will be held October 29 at 4:50 p.m. nearby time. Device finals are set for October 31 at 5:30 p.m. Gatherings perform with two device blends: five balls and three bands with two sets of clubs.

Platform preparing started October 25 with U.S. individual gymnasts ready to prepare on the fundamental contest floor from 1:45-2:15 p.m. neighborhood time. Platform preparing for the U.S. gathering will occur October 26 from 1:30-2 p.m.

Inclusion of the 2021 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships will air October 27-31 from 6-8 p.m. ET on Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA.

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