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Fun 2B Fit, Everest gymnastics help break world record

HUNTERSVILLE – The Fun 2B Fit Girls Gymnastics Team and Everest Gymnastics in Huntersville, participated in USA Gymnastics’ National Gymnastics Day 2011 on Sept. 17, with other gyms across the country. Together the gyms broke the record for most handstands attempted simultaneously to bring the world record back to the U.S. At 1 p.m., 20,478 gymnasts, parents, coaches and friends all over the country kicked up into a handstand to break the existing record of 2,402 set by Australian gymnasts in 2005.Each year, USA Gymnastics celebrates National Gymnastics Day to raise awareness for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.Since 2001, gymnastics clubs across the country have raised more than $1.4 million for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

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