2016 Olympic Gold Medalist Laurie Hernandez is coming to Powerhouse Gymnastics Training Center on Monday, May 7!

Mar 19th, 2017 | By

Powerhouse Gymnastics Training Center:

A gymnastics superstar is coming to our gym!

2016 Olympic Gold Medalist Laurie Hernandez will spend Monday, May 7 at our gym!

You have the opportunity to meet Laurie, win great prizes, and raise funds for The Salvation Army.

The Salvation Army has been serving San Antonio since 1889, battling homelessness, hopelessness and hunger. They provide basic necessities of life to over 500,000 citizens each year; including food, clothing and shelter. These needs are met daily through multiple emergency food pantries; emergency women, families and men’s shelters; rehabilitation services; senior nutrition and affordable housing programs; youth and after school care; veterans’ services; permanent supportive and transitional housing; case management; and as needed disaster relief. Working to develop today’s youth The Salvation Army also offers our Boys and Girls Club for children ages 6-18.

The more money you raise, the more prizes you’ll win, the more time you’ll spend with Laurie and the more good you’ll do to help support The Salvation Army!   You may even win a private clinic with Laurie, and dinner with Laurie!

Laurie Hernandez @  Powerhouse Gymnastics Training Center
Monday, May 7, 2018
(4:00 pm – 9:00 pm)
Powerhouse Gymnastics Training Center
7707 W Loop 1604 N
San Antonio, TX 78254

This exclusive event is open only to fundraisers & their guests!

Laurie is only 17 years old, yet has already earned a lifetime of remarkable gymnastics achievements.

As a competitive junior gymnast, starting at the age 12, Laurie competed internationally and won medals in all-around, balance beam, uneven bars, vault, and floor exercise.

Laurie joined the senior circuit in 2016, and was one of only five gymnasts selected for the Rio Summer Olympics team.  She helped the team win gold in the Team All Around, and she won a silver medal on the balance beam.

Check out our fantastic prize lineup (with dollar amounts that must be raised to win each prize):

Raise money, help others, and score awesome prizes. It’s a win-win-win!

  • $125: Attend a gymnastics clinic with Laurie, and receive an event wristband.
  • $250: Meet Laurie for pictures, autographs and Q&A session. One parent welcome!
  • $500: Original artist’s rendering poster of Laurie.
  • $1,500: Laurie will present you a signed Certificate of Fundraising Excellence during the Q&A session.
  • $2,000: Bring an extra guest to the event – whoever you like!
  • $3,000: Attend a private Rio Olympics roundtable discussion with Laurie. Learn about the Olympics from an Olympian!
  • $5,000: Pose alongside Laurie in the official event picture that Laurie will post to her 1.85 million social media followers!
  • $12,340: FUNDRAISING GOLD MEDALIST! The all-time individual fundraising record for a Lucas Sports Inc. event is $12,340. Beat this record and Lucas Sports will give you a $1,000 Amazon gift card!

Go for the top! Our top overall fundraisers will win awesome experiences with Laurie!

  • Top 30 will participate in an additional private clinic with Laurie. This is an amazing opportunity to get tips from a world champion gymnast!
  • Top 10 will attend a private dinner with Laurie. Bring your questions, your camera, and your appetite!
  • Top 2 will attend the private dinner – seated next to Laurie!

Ready to get started?

  1. Click the Register link on this website.
  2. Click the FAQ’s link for fundraising tips.
  3. Check your e-mail for our weekly fundraising contests.

Have fun, help others, win awesome swag, and hang with a sports legend. How great is that!

Laurie Hernandez is coming – get ready – sign up to fundraise today!