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Vitry gymnast represents USA in Gracia Cup, Budapest

In August, Jenna Zhao represented the United States and competed in the International Gracia Cup in Budapest, Hungary earning 14th place!! Good job!! Go Team USA!!

Summer Show & Open House

Vitrychenko Academy will have a summer show and an open house for all kids who want to come and work with the best team!

Date: August 11
Time: 4:30 pm
Location: 6352 W Howard St, Niles IL

Our gymnasts will perform their routines and dances.
We invite everyone who wants to come and see the beautiful Rhythmic Gymnastics show!
We look forward to seeing you!!

Elite Training For 2018

Three Vitrychenko Academy athletes, Naomi Skotnikov, Jenna Zhao, and Luna Safargaleeva attended the Youth Elite Squad Camp at the National Team Training Center in Houston, TX. National staff helped our gymnasts prepare for the 2018 competitive season by working on their technical and mental skills with a special focus on ballet, review of their routines, and positive communication strategies. Athletes had a great training experience and we are thankful to all the coaches and USAG for the opportunity.

For additional details see USAG post “A Decade of Development”

USAG Elite Gymnastics Camp Dec 2017

Introducing Vitry Stars Cup 2018

Rhythmic Gymnastics International Tournament
Hosted by Vitrychenko Academy

March 3-4 2018



  1. USA athletes and coaches registration must be submitted through USA gymnastics website : Member Services> Club Registration> Meet Reservations
  2. International athletes and coaches must be submitted through email:

Registrations will be accepted in the order in which payment will be received. A Limited spots of numbers are available in each level, after which additional registrations will be added to a waiting list.

Registration Deadline is November 30, 2017. ( based on availability).
At this time registration confirmation will be emailed to all participants team. A late fee of $30 will be due for any registrations received after December 30, 2017 if space is available.

See complete details >


Sofia attends Young Squad Camp at Olympic Training Center

On September 26-30th, Sofia Volkov attended the USAG Young Squad camp where she received expert instruction from Lana Lashoff, Galina Burns, Sonya Yankova, and Brooke Toohey. We are thankful for the training sessions that focused on ballet, apparatus handling, and body preparation.


Naomi Skotnikov and Jenna Zhao attend USAG Elite Squad Camp

On September 14-19, two Vitrychenko Academy athletes attended the USAG Rhythmic Gymnastics Elite Squad camp.

Naomi Skotnikov and Jenna Zhao received expert training in ballet, apparatus handling, strength/conditioning and help with routines.  Thank you USAG and dedicated coaches, Lana, Yana, Sonya, Amanda and Galina for providing this high quality training experience!


Vitrychenko Academy Open House.

Saturday September 9th

Come try the fun and beautiful sport of rhythmic gymnastics at the Vitrychenko Academy Open House! Welcome all ages, new and old, bring a friend!  See you there!

Four Vitrychenko Academy gymnasts selected for USAG camps.

Congratulations to our gymnasts for being selected for the upcoming USAG camps!!
  • Lily Avila: National Team
  • Naomi Skotnikov: Elite Squad
  • Jenna Zhao: Elite Squad
  • Sophia Volkov: Young Squad

Aurora attends the 2017 Future Stars Camp

On July 25-29, Aurora Borovikov-Vitrychenko attended the USAG Future Stars camp in Lake Placid. A great training experience!!

Vitrychenko gymnasts find success at USAG Championships!

On June 26-July 2nd., Vitrychenko Academy athletes competed in the USA Gymnastics Championships in Milwaukee, WI. We are proud of their success. Lily Avila became a member of the Junior National Team earning a silver medal!! Naomi Skotnikov and Jenna Zhao ranked in the top 12.

The girls competing from Vitrychenko Academy were:

Level 7: Julia Li, Gloria Xing
Level 8: Christina Antonyuk
Level 9: Emily Lin
Level 10: Madeleine Avila
Level 10 Elite: Lily Avila, Daria Merkulova, Naomi Skotnikov, Jenna Zhao

Great job gymnasts, Vitrychenko Academy continues to strive for excellence and high quality performance in rhythmic gymnastics and would like to thank USAG for providing excellent training and support. Click here to see more information and results at the USA gymnastics championships.


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