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Montreal remains close to gymnastic queen Nadia Comaneci's heart

The gymnasts, from the impossibly small girls to the mature young men, were springing, vaulting and tumbling on the mat and pressing themselves on the rings high above the floor at Olympic Park on Wednesday morning. 1,721 more words


Nadia Comăneci

Even though I briefly took gymnastics when I was in kindergarten, it was only three years ago when I first heard of Nadia. The 2012 Olympics had just kicked off with a bang and anything related to the Games could be found online. 568 more words


Funemployed Fun Fact

Today’s Funemployed Fun Fact is that 30 years ago today was the opening ceremony for the 1984 Summer Olympics here in LA!  I remember it like I was 5 years old (because I was). 148 more words


Sport Tourism: 101 - A Look into the 22nd annual NASC Sports Event Symposium

One key element of the sport industry is about taking opportunity. I met with Michael Harker, Senior Partner for Enigma Research Corporation, who asked me if I would be interested in doing an internship with Enigma Research Corporation as a Research Assistant for the… 576 more words

Get in Shape with Olympians right here in Oklahoma this weekend

OKLAHOMA CITY – Not in Sochi for the Winter Games?

No problem. You can get in shape with Olympians right here in Oklahoma this weekend for free. 135 more words


It's not called gym-nice-stics

This weekend, over 1600 girls flooded the Norman-OKC metro to compete in the 2013 Nadia Comaneci Invitational, hosted by BCGA. As they suited up in their pink and purple leotards, my pre-team ladies represented BCGA as a participating home team. 55 more words