Have Rio's U.S. Gymnastics Darlings Already Arrived? Meet Katelyn Ohashi And Simone Biles

WORCESTER, Mass.—None of the stars from the "Fierce Five," the highly meme-able gold medal team from the London Games, competed in Worcester for the American Cup last weekend. The American Cup is the only international gymnastics competition held in the U.S., but these girls are still on the final leg of London promo:… »3/06/13 4:30pm3/06/13 4:30pm


NBC Aired A Promo Featuring A Monkey Doing Gymnastics At The Most Inopportune Time

After Bob Costas wound down tonight's Olympics coverage by editorializing about Gabby Douglas's all-around gold medal ending stereotypes and tearing down racial barriers, NBC followed it up immediately with this promo for Animal Practice featuring a monkey doing gymnastics. That's... unfortunate. »8/03/12 12:38am8/03/12 12:38am

Gabby Douglas's Beam Performance Gives Us The Defining Photo Of The London Olympics

I'm just not certain how sports photography gets any better than this. Greg Bull of the Associated Press deserves every Sports Photo of the Year Award coming his way in a few months' time. Gabby Douglas gave a historic performance today in the women's gymnastics all-around, and this is a photo worthy of that… »8/02/12 11:55pm8/02/12 11:55pm

Women's Gymnastics: Gabby Douglas Leaves The Rest Of The World Behind

Where the Olympic men's gymnastics all-around final had been a gradual, predictable victory for favorite Kohei Uchimura, the women's final came down to the last routine and the last score. When the tabulation was done, Gabby Douglas of the United States took the title, becoming the first woman of color to do so. »8/02/12 8:34pm8/02/12 8:34pm