The Door County YMCA is hosting the 2013 YMCA State Gymnastics Meet this weekend. The competition, which is expected to draw over 1,000 participants, will run from Friday Night through Sunday at Sturgeon Bay High School and TJ Walker Middle School. Nikki Pollman, who is Director of Gymnastics at the YMCA, says that she is excited for the opportunity to host the State Meet….[audio:http://www.wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/nikki1.mp3|titles=Nikki Pollman- excited to host]
While the total number of gymnasts for the Door County team are small compared to other teams, Pollman has high hopes for all individuals and a couple of teams too….[audio:http://www.wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/nikki2.mp3|titles=Nikki Pollman- Hoping all do well]
All new equipment is being leased and brought in for the event, but Pollman is hoping that not all of it will leave on Sunday….[audio:http://www.wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/nikki3.mp3|titles=Nikki Pollman- All new equipment ]
Competition begins at 5:30pm on Friday and will continue all day Saturday and Sunday. Volunteers are still needed, especially for the Friday Night and Sunday shifts. Anyone interested is asked to contact the Door County YMCA at 743-4949.