"We're very excited to welcome Nikola to the Gym Terp family,” head coach Brett Nelligan said. “The team and staff have been eagerly awaiting her arrival all summer. She is a well-rounded gymnast excelling on vault and beam, and her bar routine is among the most difficult in the world. Nikola’s experience competing on the world stage will serve her well in the collegiate arena."
Chung has been training all summer and has been cleared to compete. Chung and the Terps will conduct a preseason bootcamp beginning Sunday, Sept. 8.
Here is Nikki in action in 2012: