Hallie Mossett, Nush recap win over Alabama

“We owned the Beam.”

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UCLA competes against #2 at Florida today.

Inside Gymnastics – 50 Most Photogenic

Chris Korotky, Publisher

 I’m very pleased to announce that we’ve selected Eythora Thorsdottir of the Netherlands to grace the cover of our 2016 50 Most Photogenic issue

Cover photo by Grace Chiu.

50 most photogenic

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new – Men’s Elite Team Cup

The 2016 Elite Team Cup is scheduled for 6 p.m. on March 5 at Prudential Center in Newark, N.J., joining the weekend’s high profile slate of the Nastia Liukin Cup on March 4 at 7 p.m. and the AT&T American Cup on March 5 at 11:30 a.m. …

The Elite Team Cup will feature nine men’s Regional Teams, each consisting of six junior elite gymnasts and one senior elite athlete. Team scores for the Elite Team Cup will be based on five athletes competing on each event with the top four scores on each event counting. In addition, there is prize money for the results in the Senior Elite All-Around (all six events counting). Finally, results will be kept for the junior-athlete-only Regional Elite Team results – based on the top three junior elite scores on each event – that will serve as the basis for the 2017 draft.

The senior men are vying for total of $6,000, which will be distributed to the top six finishers in the senior all-around standings: 1. $2,000; 2. $1,500; 3. $1,000; 4. $600; 5. $500; and 6. $400. …

Jennifer Teitell via email

Prudential Center

harder vaults in the NCAA

Now that Yurchenko layout 1/1 is only out of 9.95 maximum, there’s more incentive to compete other vaults.

CalicoIzzy is compiling a list of women competing alternatives.

Yurchenko doubles
Ashleigh
Ashleigh Gnat, LSU

Piked front 1/2s
Hunter Price, Oklahoma
Alexis Mattern, Ohio State
Bailey Abernathy, Minnesota

Tsuk fulls or Kasamatsu fulls (1/2s?)
Nina McGee, Denver
Emily Richardson, Cal
Mary Jacobsen, Oregon State

Who’s throwing the harder vaults? And other standout skills

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