Tag: Gymnastics

Simone Biles On USA Gymnastics' Pledge To Change: 'Talking Is Easy'

Simone Biles On USA Gymnastics' Pledge To Change: 'Talking Is Easy'

amedpost- August 20, 2019

Olympic gymnast Simone Biles wants USA Gymnastics to do more than just “talk the talk” when it comes to fixing the system that enabled serial child sex ... Read More

Simone Biles Smashes Records, Sends Fans Wild Triple-Double During Floor Exercise

Simone Biles Smashes Records, Sends Fans Wild Triple-Double During Floor Exercise

amedpost- August 12, 2019

She did herself one better on Sunday, becoming the first woman to perfect the triple-twist, double-flip move in her first pass on floor. In case ... Read More

Simone Biles Makes History Again With Jaw-Dropping Beam Dismount

Simone Biles Makes History Again With Jaw-Dropping Beam Dismount

amedpost- August 11, 2019

Five-time Olympic medalist Simone Biles on Saturday made history once again when she became the first gymnast to attempt and land a double-twisting, double somersault dismount ... Read More

Simone Biles Tears Up Over USA Gymnastics’ Failure To Protect Athletes: ‘You Had One Job’

Simone Biles Tears Up Over USA Gymnastics’ Failure To Protect Athletes: ‘You Had One Job’

amedpost- August 8, 2019

Gymnast Simone Biles broke down in tears on Wednesday while discussing USA Gymnastics’ failure to protect its athletes from former trainer and convicted pedophile Larry Nassar.    ... Read More

Gymnast Katelyn Ohashi Slays 2019 ESPY Awards Red Carpet With Handstand In Heels

Gymnast Katelyn Ohashi Slays 2019 ESPY Awards Red Carpet With Handstand In Heels

amedpost- July 11, 2019

Former UCLA gymnast Katelyn Ohashi dazzled fans once again on Wednesday as she launched into a handstand while wearing heels on the 2019 ESPY Awards ... Read More

Brave girl, 5, takes up gymnastics despite losing both arms and legs to meningitis

Brave girl, 5, takes up gymnastics despite losing both arms and legs to meningitis

amedpost- June 5, 2019

A TINY tot who defied the odds to beat cancer takes her first tumbles on the mat as a gymnast. Harmonie-Rose Allen, five, is a ... Read More

USA Gymnastics Cuts Ties With Medical Director One Day After Hiring Him

USA Gymnastics Cuts Ties With Medical Director One Day After Hiring Him

amedpost- May 1, 2019

On Monday, USA Gymnastics hired Edward Nyman as its director of sports medicine and science, a newly created position. On Tuesday, the organization reneged on the hiring citing ... Read More