U.S. Women's Developmental Camp Concludes

Developmental Camp

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HUNTSVILLE, Texas, May 15, 2017 - The May U.S. Women's Developmental Camp was held last week at USA Gymnastics National Team Training Center at the Karolyi Ranch, a U.S. Olympic Training Site. Many of the athletes competed at the Women's Junior Olympic National Championships in Indianapolis prior to heading to camp. Thirty-three athletes participated in the five-day camp with two-a-day training sessions led by National Team Coordinator Valeri Liukin and the national coaching staff. 

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Each camp begins with physical abilities testing. Myli Lew of San Mateo Gymnastics placed first in testing, followed by Vika Smirnov of Shooting Stars Gymnastics. Third place was Ui Soma of San Mateo Gymnastics. Azaraya Ra-Akbar of Hill's Gymnastics was selected most improved camper by the national coaching staff. 

Routine verification was held at this camp, as many of the athletes and coaches are preparing for the final National Qualifier at Parkettes National Gymnastics Center. 

The next Developmental Camp will take place in June. The athletes and coaches are preparing for the elite season this summer, starting with the Hopes Classic and American Classic. Both events are scheduled for the USA Gymnastics National Training Center in July.

Utah Red Rocks Preview Gives Glimpse Into 2018 Season

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Utah hosted their annual Red Rocks preview at the Huntsman Center on Friday night in front of 5,100 adoring fans on Friday. All 12 Utes on the roster showed at least two events and Co-head Coach Tom Farden was pleased with the performances he saw. Watch routine videos from the exhibition HERE.

Highlights From 2017-2018 NCAA Preseason Previews

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The 2018 NCAA gymnastics season kicks off next month, but fans were treated to a sneak peek at what the top programs are working on in various preview meets this past weekend. 

Ivana Hong Among Five Newly Elected To USA Gymnastics Athletes’ Council

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Five athletes have been added to the USA Gymnastics Athletes’ Council, elected by the national team members of each discipline. Each discipline has two members, and the new athletes will be on the council for four years beginning in January 2018.

Complete 2018 NCAA Meet Schedule

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View the complete schedule for 2018 NCAA competitions below.

Head Coach Kristi Ewasko's Contract Not Renewed For SEMO Gymnastics

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Release via SEMO Athletics

2018 Pac-12 Conference Season Preview

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The Pac-12 is packed with talent, and the conference will surely field a great battle this season for the top spot. Utah is the reigning Pac-12 champion and the team will need to be at its best this year to repeat with all the outstanding talent in the conference.

Bylaw Amendments Adopted By USA Gymnastics Board Of Directors

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Led by president and CEO Kerry Perry, USA Gymnastics has made official amendments to their bylaws after the changes were passed by the board of directors on December 9. 

Top 5 NCAA First-Meet Matchups For 2018 Season

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The start of the 2018 NCAA season is right around the corner, with teams and fans eagerly awaiting the first matchups of the year. The first official week of competition begins right after New Year's Day, kicking off on Friday, January 5.

Simone Biles Becomes Honorary Texans Cheerleader

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The sweet, sweet power of Twitter never fails to make dreams come true far and wide. A few weeks ago, Simone Biles let the world know that being an NFL cheerleader would be the most fun. Next thing we all know, it's Miss Biles on the sidelines during Sunday's game! 

Oklahoma No. 1 In 2018 NCAA Coaches Poll

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The results are in from the 2018 NCAA Women's Preseason Coaches Poll, and Oklahoma sits on top with 33 first-place votes.