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Gymnast Shawn put to sleep after breaking leg

In this video, the parents of gymnast Shawn are interviewed in the morning studio of Today Now.
Gymnast Shawn (17) broke her knee the evening before in practice on the uneven bars, and her parents Doug and Teri decided to have her euthanised. 231 more words


Meets Where The Two Per Country Rule Has Not Been Applied

The two-per-country rule came into effect in 2001. The last ever sweep by a single country had happened at the Sydney Olympics with Romania taking gold, silver and bronze in the all-around. 234 more words

General Gymnastics

Female Gymnasts That Are/Were Married To Athletes That Aren't Gymnasts

The late Vera Caslavska was married to runner Josef Odlozil. Her marriage was a huge televised event since she married at the Mexico City cathedral right after finishing her participation at the… 630 more words

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Nastia Liukin, Shawn Johnson on why they didn't talk for 8 years

Shawn Johnson East titled it “Eight years of drama.”

East and Nastia Liukin, the two U.S. gymnastics stars of the 2008 Beijing Olympics, said they went nearly eight years without talking after the Games but have rekindled their best friendship in the last two years. 560 more words


Liang Chow’s Shining Stars: Shawn Johnson & Gabrielle Douglas

Shawn Johnson became the 2006 Junior National Champion making her one to watch for the next couple of years. In her debut at the 2007 American Cup, she won the competition despite… 926 more words

General Gymnastics

Ten Years

Today marks the tenth anniversary of one of the most exciting All Around competitions in the history of Olympic gymnastics. Nastia Liukin – in a near-perfect performance… 20 more words


The best moments from the Beijing Olympics, 10 years later

It’s been 10 years since the Beijing Olympics, so let’s take a look back at the good and bad from the 2008 Olympics. 731 more words

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