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Douglas Talks Rio 2016

Post Views 602 “I am ready, I am so ready!”, states Gabby Douglas when talking about the upcoming 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. USA Gymnastics has recently released a video of Gabby talking about 2012, her present training, and Rio 2016. When talking about her training, Gabby states, “Every turn counts and….it is Read More

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Mark Your Olympic Calendar

Post Views 1,575   Is your DVR set to start recording the world’s top countries and athletes competing in the sport of gymnastics? If you are not sure what the competition schedule looks like, we have the dates and air times for Men’s and Women’s Artistic Gymnastics. It all starts out on Friday, August 5 with the Read More

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Rio Olympics – A Sweet Sixteen

Post Views 865 To be eligible to compete in an Olympic Games, a female gymnast must turn 16 in an Olympic year. The US has a large group of women who will be taking the leap from the Junior to the Senior ranks in 2016 as they all turn 16 in one of the most important Read More

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Russia Chooses Olympic Team, Already?

Post Views 806 Russia has already announced a majority of their women’s gymnastics team for the 2016 Olympic Games, in Rio de Janeiro.  Really? According to the Russian gymnastics federation’s website, they have chosen 4 of the 5 women who will represent Russia in the Team and All-Around competitions this coming summer. All 4 women are Olympic Read More

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Bellu and Bitang Return to Romanian Team

Post Views 570 After a dismal performance at the most recent World Championship, Romania is bringing back two coaches that left coaching the Romanian team a few months ago. Returning as the Romanian gymnastics team’s coaches are Octavian Bellu and Mariana Bitang which was confirmed by Carmen Tocala, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Read More