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Onward to night two!
The final chance for these poor vagrants and wandering hobos to impress the WATCHFUL EYES OF MARTHA KAROLYI (not Martha, just her disembodied, sentient pair of eyes floating around the arena) before the team is…oh, wait. 3,431 more words
A) 100 Pounds
Over the years, I’ve trained a few folks who fall under the “morbidly obese” category. Most of us have. Which is why we understand that when a person’s weight gets out of control, it has very little to do with “choices” and more to do with how a person feels about themselves. 1,178 more words
Remember that time I decided to relive recent US Olympic Trials history and then abruptly stopped after two cycles? Well, I do. Sort of. Now. With the 2016 Trials suddenly just two months away (wait, what???), it’s time to get back to business. 3,749 more words
A shoulder injury means Indianapolis gymnast Alec Yoder will have to wait until 2020 for a shot at the Olympic Games.
Yoder, 19, an Ohio State freshman, announced on Twitter and Instagram that he hurt his shoulder at the Big Ten meet and will undergo surgery. 231 more words
It’s been a little while since I’ve done a Swimming By the Numbers blog post, and the recent Canadian Olympic Trials sparked an idea. We had incredibly strong performances from the women, and NOT incredibly strong performances from the men. 1,019 more words