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  1. Ana Padurariu: The Benefits Of Remaining Poised & Patient

    Ana Padurariu: The Benefits Of Remaining Poised & Patient

    Mar 22, 2021

    Who could forget the 2018 World Championship beam final? It was a competition where world-class gymnasts were either falling off or precariously hanging onto the apparatus. But Ana Padurariu, a first-year senior from Canada, sailed through every skill with crisp connections and confidence, including a difficult side aerial to two layout step-outs. 

  2. USAG Names 2021 Women's Junior & Senior National Teams Through June

    USAG Names 2021 Women's Junior & Senior National Teams Through June

    Mar 13, 2021

    INDIANAPOLIS, March 13, 2021 – USA Gymnastics today announced the full 2021 U.S. Women’s Junior and Senior National Team rosters following the conclusion of the first in-person National Team camp of the year. Five junior and four senior athletes automatically qualified to the National Team through their all-around performances at the 2021 Winter Cup in February. The additional gymnasts were named to the team by the Athlete Selection Committee who considered in-camp performance in addition to submitted petitions.

  3. Jordan Chiles Sweeps Winter Cup; Laurie Hernandez Shines In Comeback

    Jordan Chiles Sweeps Winter Cup; Laurie Hernandez Shines In Comeback

    Mar 1, 2021

    The Winter Cup is known for being somewhat of a pre-season competition, where we expect to see many falls in past years when there was only a men’s competition. The women showed up to the weekend and left that reputation in the dust - though there were of course mistakes after not having any elite competitions in nearly a year, many gymnasts surprised us with new skills, huge routines, and big smiles for being back on the competition floor after so long. 

  4. Chiles & Parker Claim 2021 Winter Cup Senior & Junior All-Around Titles

    Chiles & Parker Claim 2021 Winter Cup Senior & Junior All-Around Titles

    Feb 28, 2021

    INDIANAPOLIS, February 28, 2021 – Jordan Chiles’ all-around score of 57.050 topped the senior women’s field at the 2021 Winter Cup held over the weekend at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis. Thirteen-year-old Ella Kate Parker of West Monroe, La./Cincinnati Gymnastics secured the junior women’s all-around title with a 52.350.

  5. Jordan Chiles Leads 2021 Winter Cup Senior Women's All-Around After Day 1

    Jordan Chiles Leads 2021 Winter Cup Senior Women's All-Around After Day 1

    Feb 28, 2021

    INDIANAPOLIS, February 27, 2021 – Jordan Chiles of Vancouver, Wash./World Champions Centre was dominant during day one of the 2021 Winter Cup senior women’s all-around competition Saturday at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis. An additional six senior gymnasts are slated to compete during tomorrow’s junior session, and their scores will be combined with the results from today’s competition.