Plum Practicewear leotards

… What started out as a small leotard company in New Jersey has turned into one of the hottest leotard companies for gymnasts all around the country. Made popular in the gymnastics world with the help of the elite trio at MG Elite, Plum leos are known for being super cute, comfortable, and affordable …

Interview with Nicole Midura, Vice President of Sales and Marketing:

You have a very close relationship with the girls at MG Elite. Can you talk about how you began working with them?

Those girls…I just love those girls! We were at a live sale about three years ago and along comes this gorgeous young lady and her mom. The mom stops and asks if she wanted a leo and this girl just lit up. She picked one out and dashed off to try it on. When she came back I just knew. The moment I saw her face I knew she was our girl! The young lady was Laurie Hernandez and the rest is Plum history …

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read more … – Interview with Plum Practicewear

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leo related – Mary likes the fancy new GK custom leo hangers

Mary GK

Jan 2nd – back to work

Holidays are short for gymnasts and their coaches.

I’m at IEGC with the Avant Coeur Team today. It’s training as usual. Boys and girls both have competitions coming up quickly.

Christmas costume
costume contest :-)

Freakin’ Awesome not a job title

Possible Christmas present for your coach.

Just sayin’ :-)

Gym Coach

Sun Frog Shirts $39

looking for hair pins

:-)

Anta sportswear

Though Li Ning and the Li Ning company were everywhere in Nanning, the Chinese National Teams were uniformed in 2014 by a competitor, Anta.

Here’s are some of the Anta store displays. Gymnastics is kind of a big deal in China.

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When I tried to buy this t-shirt, store staff had to explain they were only for display. Not for sale.

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Red in Team

:-)

headscarves in sport

I don’t see how you can argue that a headscarf is a hazard in basketball. :-(

International Basketball does not allow them.

Members of Qatar women’s basketball team walk off the court after withdrawing ahead of their match against Mongolia during the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, on September 24, 2014

Qatari volleyball
(AFP Photo/Karim Jaafar)

Qatari women’s basketball team withdraws from Asian Games over headscarves