Ellie Downie retired

Ellie Downie is the All-around 2017 European gymnastics champion, the first gymnast to win a major all-around title for Great Britain.

The younger sister of double European champion Becky Downie, Downie first came to prominence as an outstanding junior gymnast at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics, winning four medals. …

Ellie details how she made the decision on a podcast. Listen here.

The Gymternet wishes her all the best in future endeavours.

Happy 102nd Birthday Ágnes Keleti

A famed Hungarian-Israeli retired Olympic and world champion artistic gymnast and coach, Ágnes is the oldest living Olympic champion and medalist, reaching her 102nd birthday January 9, 2023.

wearing tights in competition

An alternative to a unitard.

Naimah wore tights at Brockport, as well. Her body, her choice.

Welcome FISK to NCAA Gymnastics.

Happy Birthday Gabby Douglas

We were not sure what our 2012 Olympic Champion was doing at WOGA.

Training to get in shape for something. Training for a comeback?

BUT — Gabby’s now listed on the USAG site at WOGA. I’m looking forward to this.

Jessica Gadirova wins young SPOTY

British world champion gymnast Jessica Gadirova has been named BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year 2022.

The 18-year-old became just the fifth individual British world champion when she won floor gold in November.

That triumph came after Gadirova successfully defended her European floor title in Munich in August. …

BBC

Jessica Hutchinson’s ’23 Floor

Jessica will compete a modified version of her mom’s (Silvia Mitova) 1992 Olympic routine.