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Who Is The Top Female Vaulter Between 2000-2016?

Post Views 727   So who do you think the top female vaulter is between the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney through the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio? We looked through the results from World Championships and the Olympic Games during this time frame and counted how many times an athlete finished in the top Read More

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Read Excerpt from Biles’ New Book

Post Views 380   In early September we reported that Simone Biles will be releasing her memoir “Courage to Soar: A Body in Motion, A Life in Balance” on November 15. You can now read an excerpt from the highly anticipated book… Courage to Soar: A Body in Motion, A Life in Balance Source: simonebiles.com Read More

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TIME Names Biles & Hernandez Most Influential

Post Views 340 Time magazine has released their list of The 30 Most Influential Teens of 2016 and both Simone Biles & Laurie Hernandez have made the list. Individuals are chosen based on their social media influence, their popularity in the news, and their accomplishments across various areas, including their own. Laurie, nicknamed “The Human Read More

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Biles – New Book Set To Release In November

Post Views 352   Simone Biles is set to release her first book “Courage to Soar: A Body in Motion, A Life in Balance”. The book is set to be published on Tuesday, November 15, 2016. Here is an excerpt: Here, in her own words, Simone takes you through the events, challenges, and trials that Read More

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Biles & Boorman Go Separate Ways

Post Views 835   Olympic all-around gold medalist Simone Biles and her long time coach, Aimee Boorman, have gone separate ways as the Rio Games have come to a close. Boorman has moved to Evo Gymnastics in Sarasota, Florida to be the new executive director of women’s gymnastics and elite coordinator. “My vision for what Read More

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Who Will Compete In Qualifications and Team Finals?

Post Views 995   The Olympics are right around the corner with the gymnastics competition starting on Saturday, August 6 with the Men’s Qualification Rounds. Gym Blog Central is making some predictions of who will compete in the Qualification Round and who will compete in the Team Finals for the U.S. Women’s Gymnastics Team. The Read More

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What Simone Biles can Teach us about Competing.

Post Views 184 My friend and colleague, Wendy Bruce Martin, has granted Gym Blog Central permission to share the following article with you from her site, Get Psyched! Stories That Make You Go Hmmmmm. Many athletes feel the only way to win is to have an absolutely perfect performance. They feel that they can only win Read More