Winter Cup Kicks Off USA Gymnastics’ 2023 Premier Event Season; Live Coverage from Freedom Hall in Louisville, Ky.
Commentators: Terry Gannon, Sam Peszek, John Roethlisberger
STAMFORD, Conn. – Feb. 23, 2023 – NBC Sports presents live gymnastics coverage of the 2023 Winter Cup from Freedom Hall in Louisville, Ky., beginning Saturday at 1 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock. This is the first event of the 2023 premier event season.
The women’s field is headlined by 2022 world team gold medalist and 2024 Paris Olympic hopeful Skye Blakely. Joining Blakely in competition are fellow Senior National Team members Addison Fatta, Katelyn Jong, Lexi Zeiss and Levi Jung-Ruivivar. Fifteen-year-old Tiana Sumanasekera, who won four gold medals at the 2022 Junior Pan American Championships, is expected to make her senior competitive debut.
The Winter Cup serves as a qualifying event to the 2023 U.S. Gymnastics Championships in San Jose, California. Performances this weekend will also help determine men’s and women’s international assignments for winter and spring events, including the 2023 World Junior Championships in Antalya, Turkey, DTB Pokal Team Challenge and Mixed Cup in Stuttgart, Germany, and City of Jesolo Trophy in Jesolo, Italy.
NBC Sports’ Terry Gannon will call the event, joined by 2008 Beijing Olympic team silver medalist Sam Peszek. Three-time U.S. Olympic gymnast John Roethlisberger will serve as reporter.
How to Watch – Saturday. February 25 (all times ET):
- TV: NBC
- Streaming: Peacock, NBCSports.com, NBC Sports app
|Sat., Feb. 25||1-3 p.m.||NBC, Peacock (LIVE)|