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Lauren “Laurie” Hernandez is an elite gymnast from New Brunswick, New Jersey, who trained at MG Elite. She is the 2015 U.S. junior national champion.

  1. 10 Gymnasts To Celebrate During Women's History Month

    10 Gymnasts To Celebrate During Women's History Month

    Mar 3, 2021

    The sport of gymnastics is filled with legendary, gravity-defining women, but here are ten gymnasts we celebrate for Women's History Month who have made their mark for their contributions to the sport and the world. 

  2. 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. 

  3. 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.

  4. Winter Cup Kicks Off USA Gymnastics' 2021 Premier Events Season

    Winter Cup Kicks Off USA Gymnastics' 2021 Premier Events Season

    Feb 23, 2021

    INDIANAPOLIS, February 22, 2021 – Gymnastics will return to the national stage after a nearly yearlong hiatus, as USA Gymnastics’ 2021 premier event season kicks off this weekend in Indianapolis. The 2021 Winter Cup will take place without spectators Feb. 26-28 at the Indiana Convention Center, marking the start of a busy international competition season that includes the Tokyo Olympic Games in late summer and Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in October.  

  5. Women's Preview: What To Watch For At 2021 Winter Cup

    Women's Preview: What To Watch For At 2021 Winter Cup

    Feb 22, 2021

    The 2021 Winter Cup takes place in Indianapolis, Indiana from February 26th-28th and is expanding this year. Previously only a men’s artistic competition, the Winter Cup now includes women’s artistic gymnastics as well, with both a junior and senior competition in each.

  6. 10 Killer Songs That Would Make For Great Gymnastics Floor Music

    10 Killer Songs That Would Make For Great Gymnastics Floor Music

    Jan 25, 2021

    Of the four events in gymnastics, floor is always a crowd favorite. Of course it draws attention because of the exciting tumbling and fun choreography, but it’s also fun to hear the music that each athlete selects to compete to. There are so many songs I wish I’d hear more as floor music, but here are just ten of them.