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Sexual Abuse Allegations Rock USA Gymnastics

I wrote this awhile ago and it never got published and so, given the fact that Aly Raisman just spoke publicly about this for this first time this past weekend, I thought maybe I would drop it here. 830 more words

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USA Gymnastics cancels Karolyi ranch purchase

USA Gymnastics canceled its agreement to purchase Bela and Martha Karolyi‘s training facility in Texas.

“The decision was made for a variety of reasons, including but not limited to unexpected financial expenditures associated with the purchase,” … 266 more words


The Sports Archives - Gymnastics Icons: Kerri Strug

One of the most famous and popular gymnasts the world has ever seen, Kerri Strug faced adversity head on ever since she was a child, and she always came out on top. 481 more words

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The Silent Shame Part 1: USA Gymnastics Ignored Sexual Abuse Allegations

We were shocked to learn in 2002 of the cases of sexual abuse of children by Catholic priests, and that Church leaders dealt with the situation by rotating abusers to new parishes without explanation. 535 more words

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Karolyis named in sex abuse lawsuit against ex-USA Gymnastics doctor

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The latest lawsuit accusing a former USA Gymnastics doctor of sexually abusing a longtime member of the U.S. women’s national team is the first to name renowned husband-and-wife coaches… 590 more words