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It's Easy (Come, Easy Go) to Enjoy This Gymnast's Bohemian Rhapsody Floor Routine at 2021 Worlds

The 2021 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships took place from Oct. 18 to Oct. 24, and it resulted in five medals for Team USA; history for countries like Ireland, the Philippines, and the United States; and statement-making moments. Korean gymnast Shin Solyi showed up to the qualifying rounds earlier in the week with a floor routine set to a "strings" version of "Bohemian Rhapsody" by Queen.
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Experienced Evita Griskenas Leads Team USA At Rhythmic Gymnastics Worlds

Evita Griskenas competes during the individual all-around qualification Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 on Aug. 6, 2021 in Tokyo. Even by pandemic standards, Evita Griskenas’ fall schedule at Columbia University is complicated. The 20-year-old attends a full slate of classes on the New York City campus Monday through Wednesday, then flies...

CaptainU and WOGA Gymnastics Announce Partnership

CaptainU Named the College Recruiting Software Partner for WOGA Gymnastics. (PLANO, Texas) — NEWS: WOGA Gymnastics – one of the largest, most successful training programs in the world for gymnastics – today announced that they have selected CaptainU, powered by Stack Sports, to provide its organization with a self-managed recruiting software tool that will connect American gymnasts with college gymnastics coaches.

USA Gymnastics names 2021 Junior Pan American Games men's artistic team

INDIANAPOLIS, October 26, 2021 - USA Gymnastics today announced the team that will represent the U.S. in men's artistic gymnastics at the 2021 Junior Pan American Games set to take place November 25-December 5 in Cali, Colombia. The below gymnasts were named at the conclusion of the October men's Level 10 National Team camp.

Watch Leanne Wong's Bronze-Medal Floor Routine at This Year's World Gymnastics Championships

Team USA's Leanne Wong finished third on floor at the 2021 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships to receive a bronze medal. It's her second accolade of the competition after earning silver in this week's all-around final. The Florida Gators freshman got a floor score of 13.833 at the Oct. 24 final compared to Japan's gold medalist Mai Murakami's 14.066 and a 14 from 2021 world all-around champion Angelina Melnikova. (Note: Murakami was originally in second place, but she won back a tenth after submitting an inquiry about her difficulty score, and her total ultimately bested Melnikova's.)

USA Gymnastics to send plan to resolve sex abuse claims to a vote

(Reuters) - USA Gymnastics on Monday obtained approval to begin soliciting votes for its proposed reorganization plan that aims to settle litigation with athletes who were sexually abused by former team doctor Larry Nassar. U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Robyn Moberly in Indianapolis signed off on the organization’s disclosures outlining the key...

What we learned from the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships 2021

The 2021 artistic gymnastics season has come to an end. With medals decided at both the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games and last week's World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Kitakyushu, Japan, it's been a thrilling year of ups-and-downs, high and lows, heartbreak and triumph. Here's a look back at what we...

Three 2020 Olympians lead U.S. athletes at 2021 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships

KITAKYUSHU, Japan, October 25, 2021 "“ Less than three months after competing at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, individual gymnasts Evita Griskenas of Orland Park, Ill., and Lili Mizuno of Northbrook, Ill., and group competitor Camilla Feeley of Northbrook, Ill., are set to lead a young and hungry contingent of U.S. athletes at the 2021 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships this week in Kitakyushu, Japan.

Fresh Start: Professor Melissa Jacoby

Professor Melissa Jacoby of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on the latest Fresh Start podcast discussed the limits of bankruptcy in handling mass tort cases and the recent filings of Purdue Pharma LP and others. There’s been public outrage and new legislation questioning the limits of Chapter...
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Penn State’s Stephen Nedoroscik Wins USA’s First World Pommel Horse Title

Penn State men’s gymnastics alum Stephen Nedoroscik became Team USA’s first-ever world champion on the pommel horse this weekend in Kitakyushu, Japan. Nedoroscik, a 2020 grad, scored a 15.266 in the world championship final for pommel horse after securing his spot by scoring a 15.366 in the second round of competition. He beat out silver medalists Weng Hao of China and Kaya Kazuma of Japan by more than three-tenths of a point.

Leanne Wong headlines Team USA’s three medals at gymnastics worlds

Leanne Wong led the way for Team USA at the World Gymnastics Championships. The United States’ three medals tied Japan and the Russian Gymnastics Federation for the most earned in the women’s events. Between the men and women, Team USA won a total of five medals at the tournament. Wong...

2 Asian Ams win medals in Gymnastics World Championship

Leanne Wong and Kayla DiCello each took home all-around medals in the World Gymnastics Championship in Kitakyushu, Japan, reports Flo Gymnastics. Wong took silver and DiCello won bronze, bested only by first-place finisher and bronze Olympic medalist Angelina Melnikova of Russia. Both Wong and DiCello were alternates at the Olympics...

Athlete Safety Matters

The Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Center (ECCAC) has had their Okaloosa and Walton County schools Child Safety Matters prevention programs in place for the past several years. They have reached roughly 37,000 K-12 students each year in 66 different schools. The nation has recently witnessed the sexual abuse testimonies of...