superb Brooklyn Moors

A case study in artistry for judges.

Can they score higher than 10.0 at UCLA? 😀

She’s one of the reserves for the Floor final.

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Jennifer Gadirova – 2016 Floor

The 16-year-old Olympian in 2021 already had great presence and choreography when very young.

Winner of the Christine Bowker Artistry Trophy that year.

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And how about her Olympian twin sister?

Click PLAY or watch Jessica in 2016 on YouTube.

That’s from a new interview:

Jessica and Jennifer Gadirova, the teenage British twins set to star in artistic gymnastics at Tokyo 2020

Mahleea Werline – Floor

Wow.

Mahleea‘s choreography makes most of the Elites of the world look like cartoons.

She trains at Salcianu Academy.

Click PLAY or watch it on Twitter. I believe this was in Level 10.

Chae Campbell & back-up dancers

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Click PLAY or watch it on Twitter.

choreographer BJ Das interview

Dvora posted a terrific interview following Bruin senior Nia Dennis going viral. Again.

This routine blew up on social media and was touted for highlighting Black culture, both in musical choices—Kendrick Lamar, Missy Elliot, Tupac, to name a few of the artists included—and the choreographic choices from stepping to c walking to kneeling and the Black power salute.

Though the performance is all Dennis, the creation of the routine was the result of a collaboration between the gymnast and UCLA’s volunteer assistant coach/choreographer, Bijoya “BJ” Das. …

Dance, Dance: An Interview With UCLA Gymnastics Choreographer BJ Das