Olympics Gymnast Tour A Hit

LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — After a whirlwind run of 10 weeks the Kellogg’s Tour of Gymnastics Champions finally wrapped up with a show at the new Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Co-promoted by AEG Facilities and USA Gymnastics, the tour featured women’s 2012 Olympic team gold-medalists Gabrielle Douglas, McKayla Maroney, Aly Raisman, Kyla Ross and Jordyn Wieber and was the most successful post-Olympic gymnastics tour since 1996.

With 40 dates, in front of 250,000 fans, the tour racked up 15,000 miles before all was said and done. Promotion efforts for the tour included charity torch runs, social media contests, and radio and TV ticket giveaways. Members of the team appeared on Ellen,” “Today,” “Live with Kelly and Michael,” “The David Letterman Show,” “The Colbert Report,” and “Big Brother,” plus news interviews with Access Hollywood, NBC, The CW and numerous regional and national print publication

"We are thrilled with the performance of the Kellogg’s Tour of Gymnastics Champions, and are grateful for our tour partnership with USA Gymnastics for producing and co-partnering on this world-class product," said AEG Facilities President Bob Newman. "The entire AEG Facilities family would like to thank the fans and sponsors across the U.S. for their enthusiasm and support for the Kellogg’s Tour. We look forward to building on this tremendous success for many years to come, and look forward to an even more successful tour following the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro." – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers

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