First, don’t forget that An American Girl: McKenna Shoots for the Stars comes out on DVD tomorrow – that’s July 3 at Walmart, American Girl stores and via digital download at Amazon. Second – it looks like McKenna movie star Jade Pettyjohn had fun meeting Olympic gymnasts and signing autographs for fans this past weekend in San Jose, CA at the 2012 US Olympic Trials for Gymnastics.

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2004 Olympic Gymnastics Champion, Carly Patterson, a fan, McKenna the doll and Jade Pettyjohn pose for photos during an autograph session at the Olympic Trials in San Jose.

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A fan dressed as McKenna with her McKenna doll visits Carly and Jade for an autographed bag and goodies.

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Jade Pettyjohn and Carly Patterson pose at Olympic Trials. McKenna’s Performance outfit and her Team Suit outfit are in the background.

Photo Credit: Tomas Ovalle/Invision for Universal Studio Home Entertainment

In celebration of the upcoming release, here is a new gymnastics-themed clip from the film – which was HANDS DOWN the favorite scene in the movie according to my daughter and her guests when we watched it last week:

Toulane (Ysa Penarejo) spies on McKenna™ (Jade Pettyjohn) and her tutor Josie (Kerris Dorsey) in this film clip.

Don’t forget to enter to win a copy of An American Girl: McKenna Shoots for the Stars for yourself in our McKenna Movie Giveaway post (it ends midnight July 3)!