gymnasts Dong Fangxiao and Yang Yun


The Chinese Gymnastics Association is doing its own investigation into the ages of Dong Fangxiao and Yang Yun, spokeswoman Zhou Qiurui said Tuesday. New information suggests the two could have been as young as 14 at the Sydney Olympics, where China won the bronze medal. …

read more – Chinese authorities checking IDs of gymnasts, too – Yahoo Sports

I get the feeling that China may not protect these two former Olympians.

Perhaps they’ve decided to let the truth out.

Surprising since Yang Yun is a media celebrity affianced to the Olympic Champion Yang Wei. She’s well able to defend herself.

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coach Rick

Career gymnastics coach from Calgary, Canada.

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