One of my favorite channels growing up, Nickelodeon held their 26th Annual Kids’ Choice Awards this past week in sunny Los Angeles, California. I don’t know if it was actually sunny that day, it just sounded good saying that, Ha. Anyway my athlete radar when off (After doing some secondary research) when I spotted Olympic gold medalist Gabrielle Douglas in attendance, as she...
Gabby Douglas' story is an inspiring one. It's made even more inspirational by what the 16-year-old gold medal gymnast had to go through to get to this point. Douglas is profiled in the October issue of Vanity Fair and more claims and allegations in regards to her former gym have surfaced. Most notably in the piece is Douglas' claims that a staff member at the gym --...
We’ve heard the story how Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas almost quit gymnastics when she was younger, and her sister talked her out of it. But we never really knew why the young gymnast wanted to quit a sport she was so talented at. But during an interview with Oprah that aired Sunday night, Douglas told her [...]
The gym in Virginia where Gabby Douglas used to train responded to her bullying claims.
U.S. Olympic gold medal gymnast Gabby Douglas received a makeover after she was criticized for her hairstyle during the London Games.
Celebrity hairstylist Ted Gibson gave her the new do.
Douglas tweeted the photos, saying: “A special thank you to my Gold Medal Celebrity Hair Stylist.”
Gibson tweeted, "It's 3 a.m., just left Ted Gibson NYC. Love you Gabrielle Douglas...
You know it must have been a slow news day, when FOX News targeted gold medal winning gymnast Gabby Douglas for her "un-patriotic" uniforms.
FOX News reporter Alisyn Camerota took issue with it when she said that the "famous flag-style outfits" of past Olympics have been replaced by "yellow shirts, grey track suits and pink leotards"
GELLED HAIR DON'T CARE
US gymnast Gabby Douglas responded to the people who criticized her hair on Twitter after she won a gold medal in the women's all-around.
RISE AND SHINE
The endorsement deals are already rolling in for women's all-around gymnastics gold medalist Gabby Douglas. The first is a cereal box.
What would you say if I told you that the best female gymnast in the world nearly quit the sport a few months ago? It would be hard to believe, right? But that’s actually what happened with Gabby Douglas.
Douglas, who won the gold medal in the women’s all-around gymnastics competition at the Olympics on Thursday, had some struggles before making the Olympic team.
Gabrielle Douglas is the 2012 Women’s All-Around Gymnastics gold medalist, becoming the first African-American woman to win all-around gold, and the first American woman to win gold in both team and individual competition.
Gabby lead all competitors with a score of 62.232.
Teammate Aly Raisman, missed out on taking home the bronze medal after a tie-break favored...