USAG High Performance Director Tom Forster Steps Down
Dec 9, 2021USA Gymnastics will be on the hunt for a new high-performance director after the head of the women’s team announced Wednesday that he’d be stepping down from his role at the end of the year.
U.S. Trampolinists & Rhythmic Gymnasts Claim Medals, Junior Pan Am Games
Dec 4, 2021CALI, Colombia, December 4, 2021 – U.S. athletes claimed gold in men’s synchronized trampoline Saturday on the final day of the trampoline gymnastics competition at the 2021 Junior Pan American Games in Cali, Colombia. Elijah Vogel of Longmont, Colo./Elevated Trampoline Sports Academy added a silver in men’s individual trampoline, while Nayenne Pollini Ashenaffi of Reseda, Calif./Rhythmic Academy of Los Angeles and Sarah Mariotti of San Diego, Calif./Emerald City Academy of Rhythmic Gymnastics took silver and bronze, respectively, in the rhythmic gymnastics individual all-around. The U.S. rhythmic group also secured the bronze in the group all-around.
U.S. Artistic Gymnasts Earn Six Medals Day One Of Junior Pan American Games
Nov 28, 2021CALI, Colombia, November 28, 2021 – U.S. athletes claimed six medals on the first day of artistic gymnastics apparatus finals Sunday at the Junior Pan American Games in Cali, Colombia. Madray Johnson of Dallas, Texas/WOGA Gymnastics, Toby Liang of Roswell, Ga./Roswell Gymnastics, David Shamah of McKinney, Texas/WOGA Gymnastics, and Tiana Sumanasekera of Pleasanton, Calif./West Valley Gymnastics each added a second gold medal to their haul following U.S. wins in the men’s and women’s team finals at the Coliseo el Pueblo earlier in the week.
USAG Names 2021 Junior Pan American Games Women's Artistic Team
Nov 17, 2021INDIANAPOLIS, November 17, 2021 – USA Gymnastics today announced the U.S. women’s artistic team for the upcoming 2021 Junior Pan American Games. The inaugural event will be held November 25-December 5 in Cali, Colombia. The below gymnasts were named based on their performances at the November Junior National Team camp in Indianapolis.
Wong, DiCello AA Medalists At 2021 Artistic Gymnastics World Championships
Oct 21, 2021KITAKYUSHU, Japan, October 21, 2021 – Leanne Wong of Overland Park, Kan., and Kayla DiCello of Boyds, Md., finished in the second and third positions during Thursday’s women’s all-around final at the 2021 Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Kitakyushu, Japan. The U.S. gymnasts were edged only by Olympic bronze medalist Angelina Melnikova of Russia who claimed the top spot.
Moldauer U.S. Men's Artistic World Championships Team
Sep 20, 2021Based on the outlined selection procedures, World individual bronze medalists Yul Moldauer of Wellington, Colo./5280 Gymnastics (floor, 2017) and Donnell Whittenburg of Baltimore, Md./Salto Gymnastics (vault, 2015) automatically qualified to the 2021 U.S. Men’s Artistic World Championships team based on their performances at the Worlds selection camp September 14-18 at the Colorado Springs Olympic and Paralympic Training Center.
Meet The Tokyo Bound 2021 U.S. Women's Artistic Gymnastics Olympic Team
Jun 28, 2021The five-time Olympic medalist finished first in the two-day competition overall, with a score of 118.098. Biles actually finished second on day two to Suni Lee with a 57.533, but again, won the overall meet with 118.098.
Meet The Tokyo Bound 2021 U.S. Men's Artistic Gymnastics Olympic Team
Jun 27, 2021With an audience of 13,379 fans, Day two was an electrifying night of excitement and glory. Here are the athletes that punch their ticket to Tokyo.
7 Takeaways From Day 1 At U.S. Men's Gymnastics Olympic Trials
Jun 25, 2021With a score of 85.25 points, Brody Malone declared his performance at Championships last month wasn’t a fluke. Malone earned or tied top scores on two of the six apparatus on Thursday, leading the group after Day 1 on the men’s competition at the U.S. Olympic gymnastics trials. From the last two NCAA seasons where he was the all-around winner, to the U.S. Championships where he also won the all-around, Malone has made the case that he’s the real deal.
Senior Elite Rhythmic Gymnasts Compete At 2021 USA Gymnastics Championships
Jun 25, 2021ST. LOUIS, June 25, 2021 - The senior elite rhythmic competition at the USA Gymnastics Championships kicks off today at The Dome in St. Louis. Five-time U.S. all-around champion Laura Zeng of Libertyville, Ill., and 2019 Pan American Games all-around gold medalist Evita Griskenas of Orland Park, Ill., both of North Shore Rhythmic Gymnastics Center, lead a talented field of veteran and up-and-coming rhythmic gymnasts set to compete for a spot on the Tokyo Olympic team.
U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Trials Media Day: Mikulak, Moldauer, Wiskus, & More
Jun 24, 2021After Men’s podium training Wednesday morning, Allan Bower said his training has been good. He is getting used to the equipment and the lighting. He can’t be happier as to how his training is going.
U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Trials Media Day: Skinner, Lee, McCallum, & More
Jun 24, 2021Mykayla Skinner realizes her feelings are all over the place and she’s excited to be at her second Olympic Trials.
Legendary Russian Gymnast Aliya Mustafina Retires At Age 26
Jun 10, 2021Aliya Mustafina is one of the most successful and decorated gymnasts in history and was the cornerstone of the Russian gymnastics team for almost a decade from 2010 to 2019. She was back-to-back Bars Champion at the 2012 and 2016 Olympics and back-to-back Olympic team silver medalist.
Men's Gymnastics Selection Procedures, Motivation & Mental Health Wellness
Jun 4, 2021Two-time Olympian Sam Mikulak admits he’s having a case of senioritis. He’s afflicted by senioritis, not because of a decline in his gymnastic, but because he’s finding himself becoming sentimental.
17-Year-Old Gymnast Jake Whatley's Body Recovered After Swimming Accident
Jun 3, 2021Seventeen-year-old gymnast, Jake Whatley’s body was recovered tonight after the teen tried to swim across the Chattahoochee River on Tuesday. Whatley attempted to cross the river with a group of ten swimmers but was lost upstream as emergency crews rushed to rescue him. Eight swimmers made it across safely, and the other was saved by the rescue crew after the individual was found clinging to a rock.