History

The American Cup has a long, rich history starting back in 1976 when it was held in Madison Square Garden in New York City.  Ever since its inception, the American Cup has showcased the talents of the world’s top gymnasts.  Below are the results from past American Cup competitions.  Click on the event title came to get a more comprehensive list of results from that year.

Event
Date
Location
Men's Champion
Women's Champion
1976 American CupMarch 27 - 28New York, NYBart Conner (USA)Nadia Comaneci (ROM)
1977 American CupMarch 12-13New York, NYMitsuo Tsukahara (JPN)Kathy Johnson (USA)
1978 Dial American CupMarch 11-12New York, NYKurt Thomas (USA)Natasha Tereschenko (URS)
1979 Dial American CupMarch 10-11New York, NYKurt Thomas (USA)Stella Zakarova (URS)
1980 American CupMarch 8-9New York, NYKurt Thomas (USA)Tracee Talavera (USA)
1981 American CupMarch 21-22Fort Worth, TXBart Conner (USA)Julianne McNamara (USA)
1982 McDonald's American CupMarch 6-7New York, NYBart Conner (USA)Julianne McNamara (USA)
1983 McDonald's American CupMarch 5-6New York, NYPeter Vidmar (USA)Mary Lou Retton (USA)
1984 McDonald's American CupMarch 17-18New York, NYPeter Vidmar (USA)Mary Lou Retton (USA)
1985 McDonald's American CupMarch 2-3Indianapolis, INTim Daggett (USA)Mary Lou Retton (USA)
1986 McDonald's American CupMarch 1-2Fairfax, VAAlexei Tikhonkikh (URS)Kristie Phillips (USA)
1987 McDonald's American CupMarch 7-8Fairfax, VABrian Ginsberg (USA)Kristie Phillips (USA)
1988 McDonald's American CupMarch 5-6Fairfax, VAMarius Toba (ROM)Phoebe Mills (USA)
1989 McDonald's American CupMarch 4-5Fairfax, VAVitaly Marinitch (URS)Brandy Johnson (USA)
1990 McDonald's American CupMarch 3-4Fairfax, VAAlexander Kolyvanov (URS)Kim Zmeskal (USA)
1991 McDonald's American CupFeb. 22-23Orlando, FLTrent Dimas (USA)Betty Okino (USA)
1992 McDonald's American CupMarch 6-7Orlando, FLJarrod Hanks (USA)Kim Zmeskal (USA)
1993 McDonald's American CupMarch 5-6Orlando, FLVitaly Scherbo (BLU)Shannon Miller (USA)
1994 McDonald's American CupMarch 4-5Orlando, FLVitaly Scherbo (BLR)Dominique Dawes (USA)
1995 McDonald's American CupMarch 2-4Seattle, Wash.John Roethlisberger (USA)Kristy Powell (USA)
1996 McDonald's American CupFeb. 29 - March 2Fort Worth, TXJohn Roethlisberger (USA)Kerri Strug (USA)
1997 Visa American CupFeb. 27 - March 1Fort Worth, TXBlaine Wilson (USA)Elvire Teza (FRA)
1998 Visa American CupMarch 5-7Fort Worth, TXBlaine Wilson (USA)Viktoria Karpenko (UKR)
1999 Visa American CupMarch 4-6St. Petersburg, FLBlaine Wilson (USA)Jennie Thompson (USA)
2000 Visa American CupFeb. 27Orlando, FLEric Lopez Rios (CUB)Elena Produnova (RUS)
2001 Visa American CupFeb. 24Orlando, FLBlaine Wilson (USA)Elena Zamolodchikova (RUS)
2002 Visa American CupMarch 1-2Orlando, FLEric Lopez Rios (CUB)Tasha Schwikert (USA)
2003 Visa American CupMarch 1Fairfax, VABlaine Wilson (USA)Carly Patterson (USA)
2004 Visa American CupFeb. 28New York, NYJason Gatson (USA)Carly Patterson (USA)
2005 American CupFeb. 25-26 New York, NYFX: Jeffrey Wammes (HOL)
PH: Alexander Artemev (USA)
SR: Yuri Van Gelder (HOL)
VT: Jeffrey Wammes (HOL)
PB: Kazuya Ueda (JPN)
HB: Yann Cucherat (FRA)
VT: Alicia Sacramone (USA)
UB: Chellsie Memmel (USA)
BB: Zhang Nan (CHN), Nastia Liukin (USA)
FX: Patricia Moreno (ESP)
2006 Tyson American CupMarch 3-4 Philadelphia, PAJonathan Horton (USA)Nastia Liukin (USA)
2007 Tyson American CupMarch 2-3 Jacksonville, FLJonathan Horton (USA)Shawn Johnson (USA)
2008 Tyson American CupMarch 1 New York, NYPaul Hamm (USA)Nastia Liukin (USA)
2009 Tyson American CupFeb. 21 Chicago, ILFabian Hambuechen (GER)Jordyn Wieber (USA)
2010 Tyson American CupMarch 6Worcester, Mass.Maxim Devyatovskiy (RUS)Rebecca Bross (USA)
2011 AT&T American CupMarch 5Jacksonville, Fla.Jonathan Horton (USA)Jordyn Wieber (USA)
2012 AT&T American CupMarch 3New York, N.Y.Danell Leyva (USA)Jordyn Wieber (USA)
2013 AT&T American CupMarch 2Worcester, Mass.Jake Dalton (USA)Katelyn Ohashi (USA)
2014 AT&T American CupMarch 1Greensboro, N.C.Sam Mikulak (USA)Elizabeth Price (USA)
2015 AT&T American CupMarch 7Arlington, TexasOleg Verniaiev (UKR)Simone Biles (USA)
Event
Men's Champion
Women's Champion
1976 American Cup
March 27 - 28
New York, NY
Bart Conner (USA)Nadia Comaneci (ROM)
1977 American Cup
March 12-13
New York, NY
Mitsuo Tsukahara (JPN)Kathy Johnson (USA)
1978 Dial American Cup
March 11-12
New York, NY
Kurt Thomas (USA)Natasha Tereschenko (URS)
1979 Dial American Cup
March 10-11
New York, NY
Kurt Thomas (USA)Stella Zakarova (URS)
1980 American Cup
March 8-9
New York, NY
Kurt Thomas (USA)Tracee Talavera (USA)
1981 American Cup
March 21-22
Fort Worth, TX
Bart Conner (USA)Julianne McNamara (USA)
1982 McDonald's American Cup
March 6-7
New York, NY
Bart Conner (USA)Julianne McNamara (USA)
1983 McDonald's American Cup
March 5-6
New York, NY
Peter Vidmar (USA)Mary Lou Retton (USA)
1984 McDonald's American Cup
March 17-18
New York, NY
Peter Vidmar (USA)Mary Lou Retton (USA)
1985 McDonald's American Cup
March 2-3
Indianapolis, IN
Tim Daggett (USA)Mary Lou Retton (USA)
1986 McDonald's American Cup
March 1-2
Fairfax, VA
Alexei Tikhonkikh (URS)Kristie Phillips (USA)
1987 McDonald's American Cup
March 7-8
Fairfax, VA
Brian Ginsberg (USA)Kristie Phillips (USA)
1988 McDonald's American Cup
March 5-6
Fairfax, VA
Marius Toba (ROM)Phoebe Mills (USA)
1989 McDonald's American Cup
March 4-5
Fairfax, VA
Vitaly Marinitch (URS)Brandy Johnson (USA)
1990 McDonald's American Cup
March 3-4
Fairfax, VA
Alexander Kolyvanov (URS)Kim Zmeskal (USA)
1991 McDonald's American Cup
Feb. 22-23
Orlando, FL
Trent Dimas (USA)Betty Okino (USA)
1992 McDonald's American Cup
March 6-7
Orlando, FL
Jarrod Hanks (USA)Kim Zmeskal (USA)
1993 McDonald's American Cup
March 5-6
Orlando, FL
Vitaly Scherbo (BLU)Shannon Miller (USA)
1994 McDonald's American Cup
March 4-5
Orlando, FL
Vitaly Scherbo (BLR)Dominique Dawes (USA)
1995 McDonald's American Cup
March 2-4
Seattle, Wash.
John Roethlisberger (USA)Kristy Powell (USA)
1996 McDonald's American Cup
Feb. 29 - March 2
Fort Worth, TX
John Roethlisberger (USA)Kerri Strug (USA)
1997 Visa American Cup
Feb. 27 - March 1
Fort Worth, TX
Blaine Wilson (USA)Elvire Teza (FRA)
1998 Visa American Cup
March 5-7
Fort Worth, TX
Blaine Wilson (USA)Viktoria Karpenko (UKR)
1999 Visa American Cup
March 4-6
St. Petersburg, FL
Blaine Wilson (USA)Jennie Thompson (USA)
2000 Visa American Cup
Feb. 27
Orlando, FL
Eric Lopez Rios (CUB)Elena Produnova (RUS)
2001 Visa American Cup
Feb. 24
Orlando, FL
Blaine Wilson (USA)Elena Zamolodchikova (RUS)
2002 Visa American Cup
March 1-2
Orlando, FL
Eric Lopez Rios (CUB)Tasha Schwikert (USA)
2003 Visa American Cup
March 1
Fairfax, VA
Blaine Wilson (USA)Carly Patterson (USA)
2004 Visa American Cup
Feb. 28
New York, NY
Jason Gatson (USA)Carly Patterson (USA)
2005 American Cup
Feb. 25-26
New York, NY
FX: Jeffrey Wammes (HOL)
PH: Alexander Artemev (USA)
SR: Yuri Van Gelder (HOL)
VT: Jeffrey Wammes (HOL)
PB: Kazuya Ueda (JPN)
HB: Yann Cucherat (FRA)
VT: Alicia Sacramone (USA)
UB: Chellsie Memmel (USA)
BB: Zhang Nan (CHN), Nastia Liukin (USA)
FX: Patricia Moreno (ESP)
2006 Tyson American Cup
March 3-4
Philadelphia, PA
Jonathan Horton (USA)Nastia Liukin (USA)
2007 Tyson American Cup
March 2-3
Jacksonville, FL
Jonathan Horton (USA)Shawn Johnson (USA)
2008 Tyson American Cup
March 1
New York, NY
Paul Hamm (USA)Nastia Liukin (USA)
2009 Tyson American Cup
Feb. 21
Chicago, IL
Fabian Hambuechen (GER)Jordyn Wieber (USA)
2010 Tyson American Cup
March 6
Worcester, Mass.
Maxim Devyatovskiy (RUS)Rebecca Bross (USA)
2011 AT&T American Cup
March 5
Jacksonville, Fla.
Jonathan Horton (USA)Jordyn Wieber (USA)
2012 AT&T American Cup
March 3
New York, N.Y.
Danell Leyva (USA)Jordyn Wieber (USA)
2013 AT&T American Cup
March 2
Worcester, Mass.
Jake Dalton (USA)Katelyn Ohashi (USA)
2014 AT&T American Cup
March 1
Greensboro, N.C.
Sam Mikulak (USA)Elizabeth Price (USA)
2015 AT&T American Cup
March 7
Arlington, Texas
Oleg Verniaiev (UKR)Simone Biles (USA)