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Gymnastics Marriages in 2016

ALIYA MUSTAFINA

Today the gymnastics world woke up to the unexpected news that the Queen of Russian gymnastics Aliya Mustafina, who turned 22 years old barely a month ago on… 691 more words

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From Winnipeg to Toronto: 10 Cool Facts From the Last 5 Pan-American Games

1. In a continental meet so heavily dominated by the United States at both Canadian hosted Pan-American competitions records were broken with Canada winning the team gold in 1999 and with Elsabeth Black taking the gold medal in the all-around in Toronto 2015. 332 more words

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Remembering Sydney 2000 in 20 Cool Facts

1. Yelena Zamolodchikova. Despite being the defending World Champion on vault and the current bronze medallist in the all-around from the 1999 World Championships in the qualification round Yelena Zamolodchikova did not advance to either final at the Olympics. 976 more words

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Brazil Thrills Home Crowd

As the host country, Brazil was under a ton of pressure to perform well in many sports at these Games, and with gymnastics on the rise there over the past decade, lots of fans turned out to see what their girls could do. 1,559 more words

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Rio In Review: How Did The Returning Olympians Do?

Hong Un Jong (PRK). After being forced to miss the 2012 Olympic Games due to the age scandal that involved her sister Hong returned to the Olympics 8 years later to try and recover her Vault title. 1,273 more words

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Rio In Review: 10 Cool Facts from the Team Final

1. Gymnasts competing all four apparatus for their teams were: Simone Biles, Angelina Melnikova, Aliya Mustafina, Elissa Downie, Eythora Thorsdottir and Jade Barbosa.

2. Most likely Daniele Hypolito’s last ever competition closing her 16-year long career. 310 more words

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