T&T Gymnast Flies in GK Leotard

Is it possible for a girl to fly?  If you are Charlotte Drury, the answer is YES! Charlotte, a Senior Elite Trampolinist and member of the USA Gymnastics National T&T Team knows what it takes to achieve her level of success and stands by the fact that GK truly is the Choice of Champions.

For any trampolinist, the need for leotards to fit long, slender, athletic body types is a necessity, and if a leo doesn't fit like a GK, then it has no business in the high-intensity world of T&T. However, for this 16-year-old from Laguna Niguel, there is one more extremely important factor... if you are going to win, WIN IN STYLE! Charlotte loves the flattering GK leotard designs and the comfort they provide. 

Charlotte was very excited to design a competition leotard for this year and the help she received from her GK Gymnastics Sales Rep, Kiana Ross, made the process easy and fun.  Charlotte's leotard is GK's Stunning Swirl Competition Leotard 9549, a long sleeve gymnastics leo featuring a classic neckline & scoop back with exquisite swirl design on the bodice and back.  Charlotte modified the sleeves to a comfortable 3/4 length and then chose White Mystique, Navy Mystique, and Steel Mystique fabrics.  The combination is beautiful and Clear SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS add the perfect finishing touch. 

Charlotte and her teammates at World Elite Gymnastics have an exciting road ahead and GK is exited & proud to be a part of it and will be cheering them on along the way! 

Need a new competition leotard for your gymnasts? Perfect timing - the GK 2013-2014 Women's Competitive Catalog was just launchedClick here to flip through the catalog for design ideas and inspiration. New this year - the FREE sample leotard. You can now order a sample leotard showing your team's design, fabrics, colors, and embellishments. The sample leotard is free when you place your competitive leotard order within 30 days.

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GK Women's Gymnastics Competitive Leotards for 2013-2014 Online Now!

GK is a world leader in the design & manufacturing of gymnastics apparel.  As you look through our new 2013-2014 Competitive Catalog, you will see world class athletes like 2012 All-Around Champion, Gabrielle Douglas, and 2012 Floor Champion Alexandra Raisman. Known for the best fitting gymnastics apparel in the industry, GK offers the best leotard designs, highest quality, and more variety than any other gymnastics manufacturer in the world.

GK has manufactured more competitive gymnastics wear than any other company in the industry.  From National Teams to Olympic champions, GK has outfitted more gymnasts than any other company. Outfit your team in the best gymnastics apparel in the sport of gymnastics.  We know gymnastics, we are GK!

What you'll find in GK's 2013-2014 Competitive Catalog:

Infinite Possibilities. GK offers more styles, more fabrics, more colors, and more embellishments than any other gymnastics leotard manufacturer.  Infinite Possibilities means over 188 million possible choices when designing your gymnastics apparel.

Free Sample Leotard.  Order a sample leotard showing your team's design, fabrics, colors, and embellishments.  The sample leotard is free when you place your competitive leotard order within 30 days.

Early Buy Discount. There is no easier way to stretch your budget.  Order by August 31 and save up to 18%.

Exclusively Swarovski. GK uses 100% SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS on every one of our competitive leotards.  Nothing shines more than the fire and brilliance of SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS.  Don't settle for less.

Made in the USA of imported fabric. Our competitive gymnastics wear products are all sewn in the USA in Reading, Pennsylvania.  When you buy your competitive wear from GK, you help support American workers with fair wages and good benefits. 

Click here to see all of the exciting styles in the 2013-2014 Competitive Catalog!

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U.S. Women Sweep Jesolo Trophy in Under Armour Leos

Last weekend, the newly minted women's European Tour team swept the awards at the Jesolo Trophy winning 13 individual medals in both the senior & junior competitions, including seven gold medals. GK is very proud to partner with Under Armour in manufacturing gymnastics leotards for the awesome group of athletes who make up the National Team.  To top things off, Team USA also won the senior team title. 

Now, let's get to what we are here for - what did they wear?  National Team Under Armour Leotards of course!  Manufactured by GK, the new National Team leotards were gorgeous.  Are you Team Pink or Team Red?  The stunning pink National Team leotard features a V neck & back and Berry Mystique body.  The fierce long sleeves are Berry Mesh with intertwining White Opalescence ribbons running from shoulder to cuff.  Brilliance SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS are scattered over each sleeve and along select style lines.  The dazzling red National Team leotard has a sophisticated feel with its sweetheart styling.  The bodice is made with Red Mystique and the top and sleeves are Hot Red Mesh.  The faux straps are also Red Mystique.  Strategically placed Clear SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS add the perfect amount of sparkle. Both leotards feature the National Team USA logo and the Under Armour logo. 


Looking for competition gymnastics leotards for your athlete?  Don't they deserve the same fit & quality as the National Team? 

Shop the GK Competitive Catalog for ideas and inspiration.  Have a design idea?  Contact your local GK Sales Representative who will help you turn your design sketch into your own, unique leotard.  GK offers more styles, more choices, more everything. 

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Which National Team Under Armour Leotard is Your Favorite? Tell GK to Win!

At the close of the March Women's National Team Camp at the Karolyi Ranch, USAG announced the eight women selected to represent Team USA on a two week European Tour which will begin at the 2013 Jesolo Trophy on Saturday, March 23rd in Jesolo, Italy. GK was on hand immediately to deliver brand new Under Armour gymnastics leotards to the National Team for training and competition as part of its partnership with Under Armour to manufacture the National Team leotards.

Looking fantastic in their training leotards are Amelia Hundley of Hamilton, Ohio/Cincinnati Gymnastics, Maggie Nichols of Little Canada, Minnesota/Twin City Twisters, Brenna Dowell of Lenexa, Kansas/Great American Gymnastics Express, Bailie Key of Montgomery, Texas/Texas Dreams Gymnastics, Lexie Priessmann, reigning U.S. Junior Champion, of Cincinnati, Ohio/Cincinnati Gymnastics, Peyton Ernst of Coppell, Texas/Texas Dreams Gymnastics, Simone Biles of Spring, Texas/Bannon's Gymnastics, and Olympic Gold Medalist, Kyla Ross of Aliso Viejo, California/Gym-Max. 

It looks like the team is very happy with their Under Armour leotards! 

Which leo is your favorite? Comment below telling us which leotard is your favorite and why you love it and you will be entered to win a 2-piece set of Mystique Headbands!

Comments will be accepted through Thursday, March 28th at 11:59 PM.  Twenty winners will be randomly selected to receive a headband set.  Winners will be able to choose an adult or child size headband set.

Please note: Comments on the GK Gymnstics Blog are moderated by an administrator so there may be a delay before you see your comment published.

Good luck!  We can't wait to hear from you!

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GK Sponsors USA Gymnastics T&T JumpStart Program

As part of its ongoing support of the sport of gymnastics, GK supplied the participants of USA Gymnastics T&T JumpStart program with gymnastics apparel for their January 12-13th camp at the Karolyi Ranch in Huntsville, Texas.  The JumpStart Program "identifies future elite athletes at a young age and educates their coaches on proper fitness and skill development. The fitness program is designed for all trampoline and tumbling athletes." ("T&T Jumpstart Program Overview." USA Gymnastics, n.d., Web. 12 March 2013.)

GK was happy to supply apparel for these young athletes and their smiles are thanks enough!  The girls of the JumpStart program received a GK tank gymnastics leotard with a custom embroidered JumpStart logo on the front.  For warm ups, the girls look great in GK's Fitted DryTech Team Warm-Up SWU01 in Black DryTech, White DryTech, and Red DryTech & coordinating Fitted DryTech Warm-Up Pants SWU02 in Black DryTech.  For the boys, GK supplied Men's Basic Competition Shirt 1838M in red with custom embroidered JumpStart logo to be worn with either Men's In Stock Competition Pants 1846M in white or Men's Gymnastics Straight Leg Stock Shorts 1817M, in red.  The boy's warm up jacket is GK's Relaxed Fit Team Warm-Up Jacket 1797 paired with Men's Relaxed Fit DryTech Pant 1792 in Black DryTech. 

To see some great photos of the kids at camp - click here.  Do you have a camp, meet, or team to outfit?  Check out GK's In Stock Catalog which offers a large variety of gymnastics leotards and apparel for teams & pro shops.  Our workout tank leotards are available for an entire year and with over 70 styles, you are sure to find your perfect workout tank with no worries about availability to fill in throughout the year.  In Stock apparel routinely ships in just three business days.

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GK Partners with Under Armour & USA Gymnastics for Next Two Olympics

Under Armour & USA Gymnastics today announced that Under Armour, Inc., the Baltimore, MD-based leader in athletic performance gear, will provide performance apparel, footwear, and accessories for the USA Gymnastics athletes, coaches, and staff for the next eight years, through the 2020 Olympic Games.  This is the brand’s first sponsorship of a national governing body for a summer Olympic sport.

As part of this exciting agreement, Under Armour will also collaborate with GK Elite Sportswear to create the U.S. National Team competition apparel for men's gymnastics, women's gymnastics, and trampoline & tumbling.  GK has been the exclusive manufacturer of competitive gymnastics apparel for the U.S. National Team since 2000.  “GK Elite is proud to be partnering with Under Armour and USA Gymnastics for the next two Olympic cycles,” said Kelly McKeown, EVP of Corporate Relations.

Designated as the official performance apparel and footwear outfitter, Under Armour will provide national team members with competition, conditioning and training apparel, accessories and footwear, including competition gymnastics leotards. The U.S. National Team coaches, athletes and staff will also be outfitted head-to-toe at national training camps and national & international competition.  USA Gymnastics athletes and staff will first appear in Under Armour® apparel at the AT&T American Cup on Saturday, March 2.  Stay tuned to the GK Gymnastics Blog for future updates & news!

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GK Catches Up with Team USA Gold Medalist, Kyla Ross

At a recent photo shoot for the 2013 catalog featuring women's competitive gymnastics leotards, GK had the chance to sit & chat with Kyla Ross, member of the gold medal winning "Fierce Five" Women's Gymnastics Team.

GK: Congrats on bringing home Gold for Team USA!  What was it like to represent Team USA in London?

Kyla: Getting to go out there and compete, not only for yourself, but for Team USA, was such an honor, knowing that everyone is supporting you.  We didn’t even realize until we got home how many people were watching the Olympics, supporting us, and cheering us on.  It was a huge deal.

GK: How has your life changed now that you’re an Olympian?

Kyla: The first few months when I got back were kind of hectic.  We were doing so much and going so many places.  But now, it’s kind of cooled down and I’ve been back to school and back in the gym training.

GK: You’ve had so many great experiences since London, what was your most memorable?

Kyla: Definitely, meeting President Obama was a huge honor!  It was amazing to be in the oval office and see everything and to be able to meet the President.

GK: Now that the Olympics are over, what are you focused on?

Kyla: I am focused on training and I’m looking forward to competing this season and hopefully bringing something new to the table. 

GK: So, do you plan to compete next season at Championships?

Kyla: Yes, I’m planning on competing in championships and getting out there with everyone else, enjoy it, and do my best.

GK: What advice would you give to your fans?

Kyla: To all my fans, I would say to reach your goals, you always have to focus and do your best.  Some days might be tough, but you just have to keep training hard in the gym and be dedicated to your sport.

GK wishes Kyla the best of luck this gymnastics season.  Stay tuned to the GK Gymnastics Blog for announcements regarding the 2013 Women's Competitive Catalog.  There's still time to shop the 2012 Catalog here.

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Last Chance for The Shawn Johnson Collection of GK Leotards

Olympian Shawn Johnson has been a GK Champion since winning the Gold Medal for the Balance Beam and Silver Medals for Team USA, the All-Around, and Floor Exercise at the Beijing 2008 summer games. Shawn has spent the last four years partnering with GK to design top selling gymnastics leotards for our essential catalogs and fans wait anxiously to see what new strappy ideas Shawn comes up with for each of her signature leotards. 

Upon designing her final GK gymnastics leotards, Shawn said,  "My gymnastics career has been a journey, with definite highs and lows along the way.  From a young age, gymnastics has taught me lessons about balance in life, love, faith, and what winning really means.  I'm so proud of my journey, as it has made me the person I am today.  I am so blessed for the opportunity to influence young gymnasts and be part of the women's gymnastic team.  Thanks GK for the opportunity to express my creativity in my Signature Collection of leotards.  It was so much fun to select my own styles and fabrics."

Thank you Shawn for being such a bright light in the GK family!  Your smile will continue to light up any room you walk into. 

If you'd like to own a piece of gymnastics history, don't wait - the Shawn Johnson Collection of GK Gymnastics Leotards will only be available while supplies last.  Shawn Johnson Strappy Back Gymnastics Leotard E2051 features an Exclusive GK Print - moody blues nylon/spandex with foil & a black nylon/spandex double strap back.  Shawn Johnson Mid-Back Opening Gymnastics Leotard E2052 is a black nylon/spandex tank leotard featuring clear SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS and lime safari nylon/spandex with foil straps and mid-back opening. Shawn Johnson Criss-Cross Back Gymnastics Leotard E2050 is a sangria mystique tank leotard with a black nylon/spandex criss-cross back featuring bold lime safari nylon/spandex with foil details. 

Shawn Johnson Scoop Back Gymnastics Leotard E2049 features lemon lime mystique and a lime safari nylon/spandex wrap-around design with a black nylon/spandex lower torso.  Shawn Johnson Racer Back Gymnastics Leotard E2054 features the exclusive GK print - moody blues nylon/spandex with foil - in a wrap-around shoulder feature with a cascading silver sequinz design.  Shawn Johnson Sporty Gymnastics Leotard E2053 is a lemon lime mystique racer back leotard with a black nylon/spandex & sangria mystique wrap-around shoulder design featuring clear SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS.

Shop the whole Shawn Johnson Collection here.

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Olympic Replica Leotard Sale! While Supplies Last!

Take advantage now of the last chance to own one of GK's Special Edition Gymnastics Leotards inspired by Team USA for just $59.99.  These six styles are the only authorized replicas of the gymnastics leotards worn by Team USA in the Summer Games. Each leotard features the iconic, embroidered National Team circle of stars logo.

Determination AS427 is a v-neck berry nylon/spandex tank gymnastics leotard with a bold star burst design and clear jeweled star accents. Perseverance A428 is a v-neck purple nylon/spandex tank gymnastics leotard with a bold starburst design featuring imperial purple mystique and clear jeweled star accents. Pride AS429 features a stylized stars & stripes poly/spandex design printed on classic gymnastics leotard. 

Motivation AS430 features a stylized shooting star poly/spandex design printed on a classic tank gymnastics leotard. Spirit AS431 is a low scoop sangria mystique tank gymnastics leotard with a striking Art Deco clear jeweled neckline. Strength AS432 is a v-neck red mystique tank gymnastics leotard with a bold clear jeweled neckline. 

Get your authentic souvenir from London 2012 before they're gone!

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GK Outfits USAG Athletes for Training Camp

The Women's National Junior Olympic & Level 10 Training Camp was held November 10-13, 2012 at the Olympic Training Center in Huntsville, Texas.  GK has long supported the JO Program and was proud to outfit the participants for this year with leotards and warm-ups for camp. 

The athletes are ready to train in their special order GK Sporty Raglan Style Gymnastics Leotard WL370, a v-neck tank leotard in Navy Nylon/Spandex and Red Mystique with custom USA heat transfer Silver Metallic jewels on the front center chest.   

You can achieve the same team look at your gym with GK's wide variety of workout leotards. GK's unparalleled fit and comfort combination is essential for long training sessions. Once you select a leotard style, choose any fabric and any color combination to design a special order GK Gymnastics Tank Leotard with your own custom look. Add your team name or logo in your choice of jewels, embroidery, sequinz or imprinting.

Shop all of GK's Tank Gymnastics Leotards here.

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Kelly & Michael Try Out Gabby's Gold Medal Moves in Elite Sportswear

Two time Olympic gold medal champion Gabby Douglas visited Live with Kelly & Michael yesterday to show them some of her gold medal moves on her signature apparatus, the uneven bars.  Gabby, Kelly, and Michael were outfitted with the best gymnastics apparel by Elite Sportswear, of course.

Gabby was beautiful in her Zig Zag Trim Tank Leotard 3637 from the current IN STOCK Catalog, a classic gymnastics leotard with brilliance SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS. Kelly was stunning in a special edition, Team USA replica leotard, Strength AS432, a v-neck red mystique gymnastics leotard with a bold clear jeweled neckline.  Michael pulled out his men's gymnastics apparel from his first day on Live, a Men's Gymnastics Competition Shirt 1853ST in Navy Nylon/Spandex, Red Nylon/Spandex, and White Nylon/Spandex. Now that the trio is feeling confident and looking good - it was time to try out the bars...

Great job Kelly & Michael!  Awesome dismounts all around!  Visit the IN STOCK Catalog to shop for Gabby's leotard and the rest of the tank leotards now available.  Also available to flip through online is the 2012 Holiday Essentials Catalog - start your wish list today!

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USA Gymnastics T&T Campers Sport GK Apparel

USA Gymnastics' Trampoline and Tumbling (T&T) Olympic Development Program (ODP) is a bridge between the Junior Olympic and Junior Elite levels. The program provides a training camp, coaches' education, and an ODP team named based on ranking from the ODP Divisions at three competitions. At their recent International Exchange Camp, the athletes trained in IN STOCK women's gymnastics leotards and boy's gymnastics shirts and pants from GK.

The girls are wearing GK's Asymmetrical Curved Tank Gymnastics Leotard 3665 from the IN STOCK catalog, which is a classic tank gymnastics leotard in rich royal mystique and silver mystique with clear SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS.

The boys are wearing GK's Boy's Basic Competition Shirt 1838M in royal with coordinating Boys' Gymnastics Competition Pants 1846 or Boy's Gymnastics Straight Leg Shorts 1817

GK's IN STOCK catalog for Women's and Men's Gymnastics Apparel offers everything you need to outfit your team, or your whole gym.  Find your local GK Sales Representative here if you need some help in narrowing down your choices. 

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Introducing the Aly Raisman Signature Gymnastics Leotard Collection from GK

GK is excited to announce the launch of the Aly Raisman Signature Collection!  The first three gymnastics leotards designed by the 2012 Olympic Gold Medalist and GK Champion, are now available for purchase online!  Aly said, "I'm really excited to have my own gymnastics leotard collection with GK!  I have always loved fashion, so this is a dream come true.  I am looking forward to collaborating with GK on more leotard designs in the future.”      

GK proudly announced Raisman as an official GK Champion in April of 2012.  The initial gymnastics leotard line and subsequent collections will be the fruition of that relationship.  The whole GK family proudly cheered Aly on during the 2012 Summer Games and celebrated hers and Team USA's success.  As captain of Team USA, Aly helped bring home the coveted Gold Medal for the Team Finals.  In addition, she became the first American woman to receive the individual Gold Medal on floor exercise.  Aly also won an individual Bronze Medal on the beam.

The Aly Raisman Patriotic Gymnastics Leotard E2182 is a scoop back gymnastics leotard featuring patriotic red mystique, silver mystique, and ocean fusion hologram with striking wrap-around detail.  Aly Raisman Metallic Workout Gymnastics Leotard E2183 is a scoop neck gymnastics leotard with black mystique upper bodice, zig zag trim in gold, antique gold, and gold leaf mystique and solid black nylon/spandex body.  Aly Raisman V-Neck Gymnastics Leotard E2184 is a v-neck gymnastics leotard in alternating berry and black nylon/spandex featuring clear jeweled accents.

Kelly McKeown, Executive Vice President of Corporate Relations & Design at GK said, "It has been a pleasure for our team to work with Aly on her gymnastics leotard collection.  She has a distinctive, creative vision on the styling of her leotard designs and approaches her collection with consideration to a variety of looks which range from sporty to elegant.  Aly's collection combines her love for gymnastics and her passion for fashion."

Flip through the Aly Raisman Signature Collection catalog here!

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New from GK - GymTek Gymnastics Training Pullover & Capri Pant

New for 2012 Holiday - the GymTek Gymnastics Training Pullover & Capri - high performance workout apparel for the serious gymnast. 

GymTek Training Pullover 3701 & GymTek Training Capri 3702 feature:

  • Tagless technology eliminating the itching and scratching caused by tags
  • Media Pocket, equipped with earphone opening, perfect for keeping your media player in place while warming up
  • Pullover hood featuring an opening for your ponytail to comfortably fit through the back of our hoodie
  • Fashionable thumbholes in the cuffs keep your sleeves in place while you warm-up or layer with your favorite warm-up jacket
  • GK's exclusive StretchTek compression fabric feels great and keeps you cool and dry
  • Tech Mesh inserts in the capri keep you cool, while flatlock seams eliminate internal thread and fabric bulk

Both pieces are Made in the USA and are guaranteed in time for December 25, 2012. (Orders must be received by December 7, 2012 and shipped within the continental United States.)

Need a GymTek gymnastics leotard or gymnastics shorts to go with your new pullover and capri?  Shop the entire GymTek gymnastics apparel line here.

Shop for all of the gymnasts on your list with the awesome selection of gymnastics leotards in the 2012 Holiday Workout Essentials Catalog

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US Consumer Orders Over $80 Are Shipped for Free Every Day by GK

Did you know that GK offers free shipping on US consumer orders over $80 every day?  You don't have to wait for that one day a year to pick out and order a new gymnastics leotard or two and get free shipping from GK!* 

Why not shop our current catalogs to find your new favorite gymnastics leotards that GK will ship free to you today?*

Hurry to get your Back to School gymnastics leotards before they're gone on October 31, 2012.

Everyday Champions - GK's Gymnastics Special Edition Catalog featuring gymnastics leotards inspired by Team USA - Available now through December 30, 2012.

Just released Holiday 2012 workout leotard essentials with the new GymTek pullover & capri featuring state of the art technical features.

And don't forget the 2012 Women's Competitive Catalog.

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GK Gymnastics Leotards in Action on The Kellogg's Tour

Next stop on the Kellogg's Tour - the Maverick Center in West Valley City, Utah on September 27!   If you are going - you'll see this GK gymnastics leotard showcased by the likes of the Fierce Five and other cast members in a group number.  It is a patriotic, long sleeved, classic gymnastics leotard reminiscent of the 2012 USA Gymnastics leotard from the summer games. 

The Stars & Stripes summer games leotard was - by far - the favorite among fans who tweeted and blogged about their love of the nostalgic design with a modern twist.  The fact that they are Made in the USA makes them that much better. 

The Kellogg's Tour version of the Stars & Stripes leo is a sublimated print on tricot fabric.  

Check out Aly Raisman below in one of her beautiful poses from her Gold Medal winning floor routine.

You can have a GK leo with the same stylized stars & stripes design - just check out AS429 Pride in the Everyday Champions Special Edition catalog. 

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Kendrick Kippettes Gets "Never Ending" Support from GK

In 2007, The Kendrick Kippettes were established as Philadelphia's very first non-profit, USA Gymnastics Junior Olympic gymnastics program providing a gymnastic opportunity for inner-city and urban-based children.  The city-subsidized program thrives on fundraising, stipends, grants, and the unending support and guidance of Kendrick Recreation Center Supervisor, Bill Malizia, and Program Director, Janette Santore. 

At Kendrick, gymnastics instructors dedicate a multitude of volunteer hours to ensure that gymnasts have the opportunity to acquire a heightened sense of self-confidence, tenacity, perseverance, accountability, and the capacity to nurture healthy relationships with peers, program leaders, and contributing members of the community.  The result has been the delivery of a boundless experience across athletic challenges, healthy competition, relationship management, a results-driven culture, and goal-oriented curriculum. 

The Kippettes currently train gymnasts who compete across USAG levels 3-9 and a Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Competitive Gymnastics program.  In addition, Kendrick provides safe and healthy gymnastics instruction to more than 150 recreational participants. GK is proud to be the choice supplier of gymnastic workout leotards, competitive leotards, and warm ups for this awesome program.

Saranne Miller, Head Coach & Team Coordinator at Kendrick Kippettes said, “When I founded the Kippettes Gymnastics Team in 2007, I was overwhelmed with the administrative tasks of establishing Philadelphia’s first non-profit USAG competitive team. But, when it came to gymnastics leotards, GK Elite took the weight off of my shoulders. From leotard design to sizing to payment processes, and finally placing my order, GK representatives guided me through every step. I was treated as an individual, rather than one of a million customers. When I expressed concern over colors and fabrics, a GK representative was at the other end of the line ready to counsel me on my choices. The quality of the products, the timely delivery, and the never-ending support of the GK staff has made gymnastic leotard supply for the Kippettes the least of my worries. Thank you GK! We wouldn’t be who we are without our snazzy GK leos!”

Check out this awesome video about the Kippettes ...

We can't wait to see what the Kippettes accomplish this season in gymnastics!  Thank you for allowing GK to be a part of your success!

Do you need a helping hand in designing and ordering gymnastic leotards, workout tanks, or warm ups?  Give our Customer Service Experts a call at 1-800-345-4087 and they will be happy to help you with every step.

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2012 USA Gymnastics Leotards by Elite Sportswear - Stars & Stripes

Some said they saved the best for last!  The Stars & Stripes USA Gymnastics leotard made its appearance at the Women's Event Finals for Beam and Floor.  The patriotic leo was a lucky one for GK Champion Aly Raisman who took the Gold Medal on Floor and the Bronze Medal on Beam. 

The Stars & Stripe leo is an example of a new innovation in gymnastics leotards called sublimation where designs are digitally printed on poly/spandex fabrics.

This digital printing is what provided the shooting star effect on the leo.  Ruby, Clear, and Navy SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS then take the digital print to the next level adding brilliance and sparkle.

 

Now you can show your team spirit with Pride AS429 from the Everyday Champions Special Edition Catalog - the only authorized source for USA Gymnastics replica leotards.  

Pride features the same stylized stars and stripes poly/spandex design, printed on a classic tank gymnastics leotard featuring the iconic embroidered National Team circle of stars logo.  This leotard will be available through December 30, 2012.

Shop the Everyday Champions Collection here.

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2012 USA Gymnastics Leotards by Elite Sportswear - The Chrysler Leotard

One of the most anticipated gymnastics leotards of the summer games was the Women's Team All Around leotard and fans were not disappointed!  Those tweeting live from the arena marveled at the statement-making red color and unmatched sparkle of The "Chrysler" Leotard. Shawn Johnson tweeted, "Red HOT Leo's!! LOVE!! Go USA! So many rhinestones I'm blinded!!"

Inspired by the Chrysler Building in NYC, the Red Mystique gymnastics leotard had 3000+ SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS in round and rectangular shapes for a fantastic and classy display of bling!  It proved to be the perfect gymnastics leotard for bringing home Team Gold for the USA. There was also a White Mystique version of the same leotard that the Tumbling & Trampoline athletes wore for podium training.

Get a gold medal look with Strength AS432 from GK's Special Edition Collection - the only authorized USA Gymnastics replica leotards.

Strength AS432 is a v-neck Red Mystique tank gymnastics leotard with a bold, clear jeweled neckline featuring the iconic embroidered National Team circle of stars logo.

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GK is the Choice of Champions & Official Supplier for Kellogg's Tour

The 2012 Kellogg's Tour of Gymnastics Champions kicked off on Saturday, September 8, 2012 in San Jose, California.  According to USA Gymnastics, the Tour "promises to be unlike any gymnastics tour ever produced, providing fans with a high-flying, dynamic experience that will celebrate the sports' beauty and skill. Bigger and better than ever, the show's format pairs elite gymnastics skill with modern performance art that pushes the boundaries of athleticism and is sure to keep fans cheering for more."

Fantastic!  Now - what will they be wearing?  The Choice of Champions of course!  GK is very proud to be the official supplier for all gymnastics apparel and costumes for the tour.  Some gymnastics leotards and costumes will be one-of-a-kind, others will be worn by local gymnasts who will help to open each show. 

Be sure to visit the GK Gymnastics Blog for a behind-the-scenes peek at some of the unique gymnastics leotards and other costumes on display at the show. For more information about the tour, visit the official site at Kellogg's Tour of Gymnastics Champions.


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