This Weekend On FloGymnastics: Jan. 18-19, 2019

We're already into the third week of the 2019 season, and this weekend you can watch four live events on FloGymnastics.

Tampa Bay Turners Invitational - Jan. 18-19

We're back in sunny Florida for the 2019 Tampa Bay Turners Invitational! This year we will be live streaming all level 10, level 9, and level 8 sessions! Top teams joining the host Tampa Bay Turners include LaFleur's, DeVeau's, GymStars, US Gold, and GTC. View the schedule here and tune in live on Friday and Saturday.

Lady Luck Invitational - Jan. 19

Top gyms head to Las Vegas to test their luck! International elite Sienna Robinson from host gym Brown's and elite Carina Jordan from World Champions Centre will both be competing in the open session! Other top gyms competing include Dream Xtreme, Gliders, Dynamo, Paramount Elite, San Mateo, TIGAR, All-American, IGI, 5280, and Desert Devils. We'll be streaming all level 9 and level 10/Open sessions; watch live on Saturday, Jan. 19. View the schedule here, roster here, and 5 gymnasts to watch here.

Maryland at Illinois - Jan. 19

It's bound to be an exciting competition with closely ranked Big Ten rivals Maryland and Illinois. This week, Illinois is ranked No. 36 and Maryland No. 37. Illinois started their season on the road with a 192.85 but returned home the next week to post a 195.175. Maryland opened their season last week at home posting a 193.85. Gymnasts to watch include Maryland's Audrey Barber and Alecia Farina, and Illinois' Nicole Biondi and Kylie Noonan. Watch live on Saturday at 2pm CT.

Minnesota at Iowa - Jan. 19

Another Big Ten dual meet features No. 25 Minnesota at No. 38 Iowa. Minnesota has competed twice and just last weekend at home they posted an impressive 195.6. Iowa already has three meets under their belt, with their highest team score coming at home for a 194.7. Gymnasts to watch include Minnesota's Ivy Lu and Lexy Ramler, and Iowa's Charlotte Sullivan and Clair Kaji. Watch live on Saturday at 4pm CT.

Averina Twins & Linoy Ashram Dominate Minsk Rhythmic World Challenge Cup

Only four gymnasts stepped atop the individual podiums at the 2019 FIG Rhythmic World Challenge Cup: Arina Averina of Russia, Dina Averina of Russia, Linoy Ashram of Israel, and Milena Baldassarri of Italy. On the group side, Bulgaria found itself on the podium for all three group competitions.

Gymnasts & Groups To Watch At The Minsk Rhythmic World Challenge Cup

The 2019 FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Challenge Cup series continues in Minsk, Bulgaria, from Aug. 16-18. Gymnasts from more than 30 countries will be competing for medals in individual and group events, but the top gymnasts to watch are from Europe and include three Olympic hopefuls.

Simone Biles Continued To Create History At US Championships

Just 48 hours after being the first woman to land a double double off the balance beam, Simone Biles continued to write history on the second day of competition at the U.S. Championships. 

Sam Mikulak Wins Sixth National All-Around Title

After 12 hit routines, Sam Mikulak won his sixth national championship with a two-day all-around score of 174.150, in addition to a whopping four of six possible event titles. Mikulak won floor exercise, pommel horse, parallel bars, and high bar. 

The Untouchable Simone Biles

The other day I was talking to a good friend and former teammate of mine about Simone Biles. The 22-year-old gymnast came up because two weeks ago, as you no doubt have heard by now, while warming up at the U.S. Classic, Biles threw a new skill on floor, a triple-twisting double tuck. 

Simone Biles' Beam Dismount Highlights US Champs Day 1

The senior women put on a roller coaster of a meet on the first night of the 2019 U.S. Championships. There were historical moments, rough falls, and everything else in between. Not many people could have guessed which gymnasts would be sitting in the top five heading into the second day of competition. Here’s how it all went down. 

High-Stakes US Championships About To Begin

U.S. Championships starts this Friday, and the elite gymnastics world is heating up for this meet. Fresh off the U.S. Classic and Pan American Games, many of this country’s elite gymnasts are amping up their routines to compete at Championships. 

6 Times Simone Biles Broke The Internet

Thanks to her incredible athleticism and domination in the sport of gymnastics, Simone Biles is now a household name in the United States and around the world. 

Suspenseful Event Finals Close Out 2019 Pan American Games

Five events were featured in the final day of competition at the 2019 Pan American Games and the skills and routines did not disappoint. 

USA Adds Four Medals In First Event Finals Of Pan Am Games

The first day of event finals at the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima, Peru, saw medalists from eight countries in the men's floor exercise, pommel horse, still rings, women's vault, and uneven bars. Team USA led Tuesday's medal count with four, followed by Canada with three, while Brazil and Colombia each won two medals.