Tickets now available for Gymnastics Championship in Birmingham

The Alabama Sports Foundation has announced that single session tickets are now available for the NCAA Women's Gymnastics National Championship to be held at the Birmingham-Jefferson Civic Center in Birmingham, Ala., April 18-20. This marks the first year the NCAA Championship has been held in Birmingham.

The 2014 NCAA Women's Gymnastics National Championship will consist of 12 of the top teams in the country and 12 all-around competitors and event specialists. SEC teams have won nine of the last 12 NCAA national championships, with the University of Alabama winning six national titles including 2011 and 2012.

Gene Hallman, executive director of the Alabama Sports Foundation said. "With so many dominant college gymnastics programs within driving distance, and with Alabama's recent SEC Championship win, tickets to the national championship are selling fast."

Tickets start as low as $15, and a limited number of lower bowl seats are still available for purchase. For more information and to purchase tickets, fans should visit