virtual Illinois v NUI online


A virtual competition.

The NEW site is …

Though I heard there were some problems with sign up for some, it worked for me.

Competition was slow. No doubt they’ll be working on how to speed them up.

Looks like there’s an option for mats on pit landings. Good idea.

Sign up if interested.

Leah Clapper’s new podcast

Leah is currently competing for Florida. But found the time during the pandemic to launch her own audiocast. #respect

Introduction was posted Dec 15, 2020.

The most recent episode is an interview with Trinity before the first meet.


Trinity Thomas | Looking Forward + Feeling Blessed Zest and Progress

2020 SEC Gymnast of the Year Trinity Thomas sits down to discuss her excitement for this upcoming collegiate season, her decision to train for the Tokyo Olympics, and even that one time she retrieved an exercise ball from the ceiling. She is an expert at making the most of each opportunity, and she gives compassionate advice for anyone looking to stay determined through tough times. CONNECT on Instagram @gymtrin @leahclapper5
  1. Trinity Thomas | Looking Forward + Feeling Blessed
  2. Megan Skaggs | Energy, Happiness, and Grit
  3. Amelia Hundley | Uplifting Others + Enjoying the Grind
  4. Mini | Skydiving + Taking Big Leaps
  5. Savannah Schoenherr | Being Authentic and Having Fun

great Vaults week 1

Click PLAY or watch it on Twitter.

COVID or Correct

The GymCastic podcast has a new section where they discuss which College teams are being responsible with masking and physical distancing. And which are not.

Losers from week #1 include the announcers from BYU.

LSU criticized for COVID protocols

The gymternet was excited to watch LSU’s … Gym 101? … season preview.

BUT most of the reaction I heard was negative. Despite one of their coaches testing positive, many at the event were not being responsible.

UPDATE – Officials from LSU replied to GymCastic promising to do better in future.

Turns out D-D has already had COVID.

related – Dec. 17, 2020Louisiana’s COVID-positive hospitalizations surpass peak of summer surge

Men’s NCAA virtual meets

The Sooners jump start their season on Jan. 16 in Colorado at the Rocky Mountain Open against Air Force and Arizona State. OU’s 2021 schedule is highlighted by four meets in Norman, three of which are virtual. 

A virtual meet will require both teams to compete from their home facilities while the judging is also done virtually. …

OU Daily