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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

Rio Olympics

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

Olympics

Meet Marta Karolyi, the Legendary Gymnastics Coach Retiring After the 2016 Olympics

Many sports fans know the USA women’s gymnastics team as a sports powerhouse that wins Olympic medals in individual and team competitions, but this wasn’t so until Marta Karolyi took over the national team along with her husband Bela Karolyi. 489 more words

Sports

FEATURE: Atop the Gymnastics World, National Champion Simone Biles Can’t Suppress Her Grin

article by Juliet Macur via nytimes.com

ST. LOUIS — At the end of the United States women’s gymnastics championships here on Sunday night, so many gold medals hung around… 1,068 more words

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