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Amy Schumer, Mr. T and Lance Bass! April Ross and Alix Klineman React to Their New Celebrity Fans

April Ross and Alix Klineman's cheering squad during their journey to winning the gold medal at the Olympics included a few recognizable names. As the "A-Team" dominated the beach volleyball competition in Tokyo, losing just one set in the entire tournament and claiming gold over Australia's Taliqua Clancy and Mariafe Artacho del Solar, they gained a few celebrity supporters.
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Los Angeles Daily News

April Ross and Alix Klineman headline AVP’s Manhattan Beach Open

Olympians will be gracing the sands surrounding Manhattan Beach Pier this weekend as the AVP Gold Series returns to Southern California with the AVP Manhattan Beach Open. With a $250,000 prize purse, it’s the second event of the Gold Series, following the Atlanta Open and preceding the Chicago Open. Headlining...
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April Ross and Alix Klineman, gold medalists in beach volleyball, visit TODAY plaza live

Among the women of Team USA who made history with dominating performances in Tokyo are April Ross and Alix Klineman, gold medalists in beach volleyball. Now they bring their Olympic spirits to the TODAY plaza live. “I wanted to walk around and share my medal with everybody,” Ross says. “This homecoming’s been pretty amazing.” They also explain how they teamed up.Aug. 9, 2021.
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NBC New York

Podcast: How April Ross, Alix Klineman Went From Music Festival to Gold Medal Match

From the court to the sand, hosts Lolo Jones and Lindsay Czarniak catch up with American volleyball players about their Olympic journeys. First, Foluke Akinradewo Gunderson stopped by to chat about the ways her team stayed connected during the pandemic and how she's representing "all the moms out there" in her return to the Olympics after giving birth in November. She also discusses the new professional volleyball league starting in America and her "fierce" teammates.
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April Ross Was Worried Menstrual Cycle Would Coincide with Olympics

“I was supposed to start my [menstrual] cycle really soon, and I’ve learned that there can be a lot of fatigue leading up to it,” gold medalist April Ross said. “I was a little bit worried going into the finals and knowing that I could feel a little fatigued, and I can’t really help that.”
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Houston Chronicle

April Ross took a chance on Alix Klineman. Together they won beach volleyball gold.

TOKYO - As April Ross and Alix Klineman stepped onto medal stand, they clinched their hands together, then hugged and draped gold medals around one another's neck. Neither of these American beach volleyball players ever had reached this summit. Ross had come close, but it took this new partnership to turn the Olympic bronze and silver medals she already had into a gold. A few years ago, Klineman emerged as the unlikely solution.
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April Ross and Alix Klineman Advance to Beach Volleyball Gold Medal Match

The “A-team” has been exactly that in Tokyo, going 5-0 and dropping just one set total in the beach volleyball tournament entering the semifinals. That streak didn’t end for Team USA’s April Ross and Alix Klineman in the semifinals, where a win placed them in the gold medal match. The...
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