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For Ellicott City's Kyle Zemeir, early start in gymnastics leads to spot in national championships

For Ellicott City's Kyle Zemeir, early start in gymnastics leads to spot in national championships

Kyle Zemeir's high school life was far from traditional. The gymnast spent 31/2 hours after school most nights training at Columbia's Top Flight Gymnastics. He missed his junior prom at Marriotts Ridge because he was competing in the Junior Olympic National Championships. Not much about the Ellicott City native's priorities have changed since he moved across the country to continue his gymnastics career at California. Zemeir, a rising senior, will celebrate his 21st birthday Thursday, but don't expect to find him out partying. Instead, Zemeir will be preparing for the P&G Gymnastics Championships, USA Gymnastics' national championships held Thursday through...

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