Nick and personal coach, Igor Sheyman

Nick and personal coach, Igor Sheyman, at the Lake Placid Olympic Training Center, New York

Nick Francken, a 17-year-old junior at Amador Valley High School, has been selected by USA Gymnastics, to compete in Trampoline for Team U.S.A. at the World Age Group competition, Dec 2nd-9th in Tokyo, Japan.

Nick has been competing in Trampoline since the 3rd grade, working and training for hours each week at Tornado Sport Club in Pleasanton. He competes nationally and continues to win. Because of his top scores and placements, in October he was invited by USA Gymnastics to participate in a selection camp at the Lake Placid Olympic training center to be evaluated for the World Age Group competition. Nick has been selected for Individual Trampoline, Synchronized Trampoline (partner Josh Rasoul) and as alternate for the Double Mini. Trampoline Olympian, Logan Dooley, is trampoline coach for Team U.S.A. and will be training and coaching Nick.