(CNN) — With the words of USA teammate Simone Biles resounding in her ears -- "Go out and kill floor" -- gymnast Jade Carey did just that at the Tokyo Olympics on Monday. Carey finished eighth in Sunday's vault final -- she made a mistake on the first of her two vaults -- but the American was back to her best as she won the gold medal in the women's floor exercise with a score of 14.366 at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
TOKYO (AP) — Jade Carey traveled the world for a spot in the Olympics. Germany. Qatar. Azerbaijan. Australia. A lot of long flights. A little bit of jet lag. One unrelenting vision of what could be possible. She wasn’t going to let a little thing like a sticky patch of...
Simone Biles will not compete in the women’s individual all-around final, meaning another gymnast will have to step up and take her place in Thursday’s event. While no one athlete can be expected to match the recent dominance of Simone Biles, the reigning gold medal winner for the individual all-around and the favorite after Sunday’s qualifier, the U.S. will get to turn to another top-ranked competitor in the event: 21-year-old Jade Carey.
Jade Carey is one of the first athletes to take advantage of the new team structure. She won gold on floor, but didn't expect to compete in the all-around.
TOKYO — Like so many other fans, the U.S. men’s gymnastics team tuned into the women’s qualifiers on Sunday expecting to watch the Americans dominate. Instead they saw the worst performance by a U.S. women’s team in more than a decade: For the first time since the 2010 world championships, the Americans did not finish first in qualifiers. They took second to Russia, 171.629 to 170.562.
Simone Biles has made a name for herself by rewriting the international code of points with increasingly difficult skills that bear her name, but with the greatest of all time out of Thursday’s all-around final, don’t sleep on Sunisa Lee and Jade Carey. Lee, 18, is a star uneven bars...
Gymnastics hits the mainstream every four years when the Olympics come around. But fans of the sport know there are tons of competitions from the U.S. Nationals to World Gymnastics. It’s events like these where future stars of the gymnastics world are made and fans of the Olympics can check out their future favorites. Jade Carey is one of those competitors who has come up through the ranks between the 2016 and 2021 Olympics, with floor and vault routines that will knock your socks off. Ahead of the 2021 games, check out Jade Carey’s best gymnastics moments over the last five years — they’ll take your breath away.
American Jade Carey advanced to the final of the women’s floor routine with a score of 14.100, third best in the field.
The U.S. had 59 medals heading into Sunday night ET/Monday morning Tokyo time and finished with 64 (22 gold, 25 silver, 17 bronze), in the lead ahead of China (62, 29-17-16). In third is the Russian Olympic Committee, also known as ROC, (50, 12-21-17) in terms of total medals. The...
In the lead up to the Olympics 2020, Teen Vogue caught up with some of the brightest Team USA stars heading to Tokyo. Here, learn about gymnast Jade Carey, her road to the Games, and what her individual spot means. The U.S. Olympic women’s gymnastics team is one of the...
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