Gymnastics

Gymnastics Is a Brutal Sport. Does It Have to Be?

7 days ago   |   NY Times

In the wake of a seismic scandal, Chellsie Memmel and other gymnasts are done with inhumane coaching - and the idea that they have to peak in their teens.
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Olivia Wilde's Biopic About Olympic Gymnast Kerri Strug Has Found Its Lead

8 days ago   |   Vanity Fair

Jojo Rabbit and Leave No Trace star Thomasin McKenzie has been tapped to play the history-making gold medal winner.
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Column: A full bodysuit can't combat sexualization in gymnastics. Only adults who sexualize athletes can do that

15 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune

I'm all for Sarah Voss and her teammates wearing uniforms that make them most comfortable. But I'm leery of any message to girls and women that they ought to consider covering...
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German gymnasts wear full-body attire in stand against ‘sexualization' - and some people want beach volleyball to follow suit

German gymnasts wear full-body attire in stand against ‘sexualization' - and some people want beach volleyball to follow suit

17 days ago   |   RT

Members of the German gymnastics team have triggered debate on female sporting attire after they opted for full-body suits at the European Artistic Gymnastics Championships...
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Olympic champion Simone Biles leaves Nike for Athleta

18 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times   |   4 articles

Gold medal-winning gymnast Simone Biles announces her new partnership with Athleta after leaving Nike.
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Simone Biles ends Nike partnership to join Gap's Athleta

18 days ago   |   CBS Sports   |   4 articles

Fellow gymnast Allyson Felix also left Nike to join Gap's Athleta brand in July of 2019
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German Gymnast Sarah Voss Explains Decision to Compete Wearing Full Bodysuit

18 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

German gymnast Sarah Voss said Friday she decided with her teammates, Elisabeth Seitz and Kim Bui, to compete in nontraditional full-body suits during the 2021...
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Olympic champion Simone Biles leaves Nike for Athleta

18 days ago   |   The Washington Post   |   4 articles

Drawn by Athleta's support for girls and women, the reigning World and Olympic gymnastics champion aligns with the Gap brand three months before the Tokyo Games get under way
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Superstar gymnast Simone Biles is leaving Nike for a new partnership with Gap-owned athletic brand Athleta

Superstar gymnast Simone Biles is leaving Nike for a new partnership with Gap-owned athletic brand Athleta

18 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   4 articles

Summary List Placement Gymnast Simone Biles is leaving Nike for a new partnership with apparel brand Athleta. The five-time Olympic medalist has signed a deal with the...
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Simone Biles Agrees to Performance Wear Contract with Athleta After 6 Years with Nike

18 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

United States Olympic gymnast Simone Biles has signed an apparel contract with Athleta after partnering with Nike for six years. In an interview with
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Texas judge tosses NRA bankruptcy case, opening gun rights group up to major...

Texas judge tosses NRA bankruptcy case, opening gun rights group up to major New York lawsuit

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Prosecutor plans to seek death penalty in spa shootings

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Judge Dismisses NRA Bankruptcy Case, Heightening Risk For Dissolution Of Group

Judge Dismisses NRA Bankruptcy Case, Heightening Risk For Dissolution Of Group

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