ArtSports’ Chiacchia tumbles to 1st in Pan American 13-14
Sam Chiacchia, who trains at Holland park's ArtSports gymnasium, took first place in the boys age 13-14 tumbling event at the March 24-27 Pan American
Championships in Daytona Beach, Fla.
He also earned medals in trampoline (silver), double mini trampoline (silver) and synchro trampoline (bronze).
Chiacchia's tumbling gold medal follows his age-group golds in both trampoline and double mini trampoline at the National Championships and his fifth place in double mini at the World Championships in Russia last year.
Other ArtSports athletes who made it to the Pan American finals were Cameron Heimerdinger (boys 17 & over tumbling) and Elizabeth Bird (girls 17 & over girls double mini trampoline).
The ArtSports coach is Richard “Tex” Womack.
From a press release