Snohomish County Wins 2016 Pac Rim Gymnastics Championships

INDIANAPOLIS—Everett Wash., located in Snohomish County, will host more than 300 of the world’s best gymnasts April 8-10, 2016 for the Pacific Rim Gymnastics Championships at XFINITY Arena. 

“The 2012 Pac Rim Championships in Everett was one of the most successful ever held,” said Steve Penny, president of USA Gymnastics. “The way the local community, civic leaders, facilities and the gymnastics family worked together to stage a great event put Everett at the top of our potential site list when we awarded the event for 2016. We are looking for a repeat performance next year.”

The event is expected to feature athletes from more than 14 countries to compete in men’s and women’s gymnastics rhythmic gymnastics and trampoline.