LIVE This Weekend On FloGymnastics: January 12-14, 2018

We're one week into 2018 and have already seen some amazing gymnastics in both club and NCAA! This weekend we've got five competitions, one of which contains both a club and college portion.

Elevate the Stage - Reno, NCAA: Utah, UCLA, Washington, & Stanford - Jan. 14

Elevate the Stage is an exciting series of gymnastics competitions and we will be live-streaming every location that contains an NCAA component! To kick off the series, No. 2 Utah, No. 4 UCLA, Washington, and Stanford will meet for an exciting quad competition on a podium stage. Utah and UCLA are coming off of great season openers — both were at home, and will be looking to continue their momentum for a strong road score. Stanford has a meet on Monday, January 8, and Washington will be opening their season in Reno and will look to make a splash right off the bat.

Note: We will have live streams of all four events along with a fifth highlight stream including commentary from Sam Peszek and Rose Kibala.

Elevate the Stage - Reno, Club - Jan. 13

The corresponding club competition at Elevate the Stage has drawn top clubs from across the nation including American Twisters, Apollo, and Waller's GymJam. We will be live streaming all level 9 and 10 sessions of the competition.

Tampa Bay Turners Invitational - Jan. 12-13

One of the biggest level 10 meets in the country, you are sure to see some top talent at Tampa Bay Turners! There are seven sessions of level 9s and 10s and we will be live-streaming them all, with cameras on every event — so you don't miss the action. Top teams competing include Orlando Metro, RGA, Triad, IGI, LaFleurs, North Stars, and host Tampa Bay Turners.

Iowa at Michigan State (Women's NCAA) - Jan. 12

No. 28 Michigan State and No. 30 Iowa go head-to-head in a Big Ten matchup this weekend. The teams scored less than four tenths apart in their season opener, both with shining moments as well as struggles. Watch for MSU's Roya Shirley and Iowa's Charlotte Sullivan, both of whom posted a 39.075 AA in their first meet.

Maryland, Northern Illinois, Winona State at Minnesota (Women's NCAA) - Jan. 13

This quad meet marks Minnesota's official start of the season. This past weekend, the Gophers totaled a 192.9 in their final exhibition. Big Ten rival Maryland posted a 194.1 in their season opener and is currently ranked No. 20. Northern Illinois is No. 33 after scoring a 192.6 last weekend and Winona State has not yet started their season.

Nebraska at Penn State (Women's NCAA) - Jan. 13

Another Big Ten dual meet, Nebraska opens their season against No. 17 Penn State. The Nittany Lions are off to a solid start with first-year head coach Sarah Brown, posting a 194.275. Briannah Tsang and Lauren Bridgens tied for the all-around title last weekend with matching 39.05s. 

U.S. Names Women's Team For 2018 Pan American Championships

Following the conclusion of the 2018 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, USA Gymnastics has named the U.S. women's team for the 2018 Pan American Championships, set to be held Sept. 14-16, in Lima Peru. The championships serves as the qualification for the 2019 Pan American Games, which will also be held in Lima, Peru. 

Biles Wins 2018 US Gymnastics Championships By Huge Margin

Interview: Simone Biles - Day 1, 2018 US Championships

Simone Biles secured her fifth National Championship title tonight, totaling a 119.850 over two days of competition. In addition to her all-around win, she also won every individual event title. Morgan Hurd followed in second place in the all-around with a 113.300, and Riley McCusker placed third with a 112.750.

Kerry Perry Addresses Media At 2018 U.S Gymnastics Championships

For the second time since taking the helm of USA Gymnastics, Kerry Perry sat down with media to read a statement about USA Gymnastics’ current initiatives and answer a number of questions, including several pertaining to her communication with Simone Biles, Madison Kocian and Kyla Ross. The first time she spoke to a group of media was off the record at the 2018 GK U.S. Classic.

Leanne Wong Wins 2018 Junior National Gymnastics Title In Close Competition

Interview: Leanne Wong - Day 1, 2018 US Championships

GAGE’s Leanne Wong secured the Junior National Championship title today, totaling a 112.250 over two days of competition. She was followed by Kayla DiCello with a 111.200, and Sunisa Lee with a 111.050. The junior event champions include DiCello on vault, Lee on bars, Konnor McClain on beam, and Wong on floor.

Sam Mikulak Secures 5th U.S. Gymnastics National All-Around Title

Interview: Sam Mikulak - Day 1, 2018 US Championships

After a strong performance on the second day of competition for the senior men, USOTC's Sam Mikulak secured his fifth National Title with a massive 172.900. Following Mikulak was Oklahoma's Yul Moldauer with a 168.150, and Oklahoma's Allan Bower with a 166.950.

Simone Biles Finishes On Top On Day 1 Of 2018 U.S. Gymnastics Championships

Interview: Simone Biles - Day 1, 2018 US Championships

Simone Biles took the top spot in the senior session on Day 1 of the 2018 U.S. Championships, with an all-around score of 60.100. She was followed by Morgan Hurd in second place with a 57.00 and Riley McCusker in third place with a 56.050. Gymnasts will compete again on Sunday evening, when a new senior National Champion will be crowned.

Leanne Wong Leads Juniors In Day 1 Of 2018 U.S. Gymnastics Championships

Leanne Wong - Bars - 2018 US Championships Podium Training

Leanne Wong emerged as the leader on Day 1 of the 2018 U.S. Gymnastics Championships in Boston, with a total all-around score of 56.400. She was followed by Sunisa Lee with a 55.900, and Kayla DiCello in third place with a 55.250. Gymnasts will compete again on Sunday, when the final rankings will be established. 

Sam Mikulak Leads All-Around After Day 1, 2018 US Gymnastics Championships

Interview: Sam Mikulak - Day 1, 2018 US Championships

Sam Mikulak of the USOTC leads the senior men's all-around standings with an 85.15 after the first night of competition at the 2018 US Gymnastics Championships, in Boston, MA. Akash Modi of Stanford posted the second highest all-around score with an 84.1 and Allan Bower of Oklahoma followed in third with an 83.85.

Biles, Mikulak, & GAGE: Top 5 Storylines At The US Gymnastics Championships

Simone Biles - Interview - 2018 GK US Classic

Simone Biles. Sam Mikulak. Competition for a worlds national team. 

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