Don’t you hate it when no one gets your Halloween costume? Former U.S. Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney had that problem over the weekend. The 19-year-old went out dressed as a “dog on acid,” which while clever (ish?) probably isn’t conducive to people having any clue what you are. when ur suppose to be a dog on acid for halloween but everyone mistakes u for a bunny pic...
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. -- Simone Biles successfully defended her all-around title in the Secret U.S. Classic on Saturday night, continuing a run of victories for the reigning world champion. The event also featured the return to U.S. competition for Gabby Douglas, the American all-around gold medalist in the London Olympics, who finished second. Biles won the vault with two electrifying...
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July 25, 2015 | Discuss
Nastia Liukin is off the market. The Olympic gold medal-winning gymnast got engaged to boyfriend Matt Lombardi and announced the news over Twitter Monday. Lombardi is a former BC hockey player. Here is his bio for the company he co-founded — Venture Up: Matt is a two time Boston College ice hockey National Champion playing...Read More
17-year-old American gymnast Simone Biles won her second consecutive gold medal in the women's all-around competition at the 45th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championship in China. After receiving the medal for her display of athletic prowess, however, Biles found herself in the awkward position of being chased from the medal podium by a bee that was hiding in her bouquet of flowers...
Simone Biles can do vault, the balance beam and the uneven bars, but she doesn’t do bees. On Friday, the 17-year-old won her second consecutive all-around title at the FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championship, but barely had time to celebrate her achievement on the medal podium before a bee started causing havoc. After the trio of winners were presented wit their medals...
Sam Mikulak isn't much on regret. It's just not his thing. So there was no pep talk necessary after the easygoing Mikulak stumbled through the opening round of the U.S. men's gymnastics championships on Friday. He blew it. He knew it. And he knew he had a chance at redemption in Sunday's final. "I guess I get over things pretty easily," Mikulak said. "I'm always looking toward...
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August 24, 2014 | Discuss
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) Michigan's Sam Mikulak won his third all-around title and the host Wolverines successfully defended their NCAA men's gymnastics team title Friday night.
A 14-year-old gymnast who's legally blind got the thrill of a lifetime this week when she met her idol, Olympic gold medal gymnast Gabby Douglas, on "The Doctors." "This is such an amazing moment for me," Gabby told the teen. "I am starstruck, Lola. You are truly incredible. This truly shows what a mind can do. If you love something and have a passion...
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