Simone Biles Talks To Tokyo 2020 Team USA Media Summit, Hints Of Paris 2024
Apr 8, 2021If you've developed the habit of napping during the past year, you’re in good company—Simone Biles also needs to get her daily catnap in.
Laura Zeng Finishes Top 10 All-Around At Sofia World Cup
Mar 29, 2021INDIANAPOLIS, March 28, 2021 – Laura Zeng of Libertyville, Ill./North Shore Rhythmic Gymnastics Center took sixth place in the hoop apparatus final (21.800) and eighth place in the ball final (20.300) to close out the first international competition of 2021. Zeng and teammate Evita Griskenas of Orland Park, Ill./North Shore Rhythmic Gymnastics Center finished seventh and 27th, respectively, in this weekend’s 2021 Sofia (Bulgaria) World Cup all-around competition. Zeng’s Day 1 hoop and ball scores qualified her to Sunday’s event finals for both apparatus.
Ellie Black On Healing & Leading Gymnastics Canada Into Her Third Olympics
Jan 6, 2021When Ellie Black landed her final tumbling pass during last March’s American Cup, her feet were firmly planted on the mat, but in many ways, she was flying—and flying high.
How Akash Modi Draws Inspiration From Family, Engineering, & Meditation
Dec 23, 2020For many gymnasts, 2020 was the year that signified the end of an Olympic journey and the beginning of a life outside of gymnastics. Before the pandemic hit, Akash Modi was finally coming to terms with being done with the sport he loves for good. After hopefully competing at the 2020 Olympic Games, he planned to be done and move on. That plan obviously came crashing down with the postponement of the games, and at first, Modi wasn’t even sure he would continue.
The Top 10 Most Memorable Gymnastics Moments Of 2020
Dec 15, 2020Though 2020 had fewer gymnastics meets than years past, there were still a ton of memorable moments this year. Here’s a look back at the top gym moments of 2020 in no particular order - the good, the bad, and the...dare we say...unprecedented.
Riley McCusker Files Lawsuit Against Maggie Haney
Nov 13, 2020Riley McCusker, a four-time national team member of USA Gymnastics, filed a lawsuit against former coach Maggie Haney and former assistant coach Victoria Levine. It's a civil case for damages, alleging negligence and intentional infliction of emotional distress by her coaches for forcing her to train while injured.