The New Yorker – Simone Biles

It’s the Olympic year. All sorts of people suddenly get interested in Gymnastics.

Reeves Wiedeman published a long, rambling but very well researched article in the New Yorker.

… “She’s great eighty-five per cent of the time,” Boorman told me. “She is also fifteen per cent teen-age girl.” …

A FULL REVOLUTION

In the run-up to the Olympics, Simone Biles is transforming gymnastics.

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more Trinidad & Tobago drama

I’m disappointed in the Trinidad and Tobago Gymnastics Federation for over-reacting to a photo supposedly of its 2015 Sportswoman of the Year nominee, Marisa Dick.

New topless photo rocks gymnastics; Marisa and Thema sent to disciplinary committee

They should have downplayed the issue. It’s no big deal. Both gymnasts should be focused on training. Not getting distracted by media sensationalism. 😦

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Inside Gymnastics Road Trip

– “Inside Gymnastics Road Trip” to Criss-Cross Country on Tour

– Magazine To Be Involved With Dozens of Gymnastics Meets During the 2016 Season

– Event Involvement To Include On-site Presence, Magazine Distribution, Prizes, Coverage and More!

Inside Gymnastics magazine is pleased to announce that it has formed partnerships with dozens of gymnastics competitions across the country for the 2016 meet season. Through a combination of on-site presence with a booth at select stops to bonus distribution of the magazine to promotions and giveaways, the Inside Gymnastics Road Trip will visit cities from Florida to California and everywhere in between. …

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Inside Gymnastics

They have a Cheer tour scheduled, as well.

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