Women's Gymnastics Hosts Vertically Challenged Day
March 5, 2009
CHICAGO - In conjunction with the Illinois Classic, the UIC women's gymnastics team will be hosting `Vertically Challenged Day' on Saturday, March 14 at 5p.
Fans shorter than 5-1 will gain free admission to the unofficial collegiate state championship, featuring Illinois, Illinois State, Northern Illinois and the host Flames.
"This is going to be a really fun promotion for this important and exciting competition," head coach Peter Jansson said.
"Our sport is built around little giants so we look forward to honoring those fans shorter than Christine with complimentary admission to the meet," said Jansson. "We hope it's fun for all gymnastics fans."
Taller gymnastics enthusiasts can call 312-413-UIC1 for group tickets, or general admission will be $6.00 at the door on Saturday.