FEB. 21, 2012 -- Olympic-gold-medal gymnast Shannon Miller will sign autographs from 7:45-8:45 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 25, during the St. Louis Classic.
America's most decorated gymnast, Miller has earned seven Olympic medals, nine world championship medals and is an author, television and radio host, mother, and cancer survivor, according to her biography on Shannon Miller Lifestyle. Miller was a member of the "Magnificent Seven" United States Olympic Women's Gymnastics Team during the 2006 Olympics in Atlanta.
The St. Louis Classic is the largest women's gymnastic meet in St. Louis, according to Lynn Watson, director of development at Team Central Gymnastic Academy, the host of the event. Nearly 1,200 female gymnasts from all over the country and many local gymnasts will participate in the three-day competition from Feb. 24-26 at the America's Center.
The classic is open to the public, and tickets are $10 per day for adults, and $5 for kids ages 3-12. The classic will be in hall one of the America's Center. Details on the classic are available on the Team Central website.
The St. Louis Classic is sponsored by Gateway Honda Dealers.