Gymnastics

MyKayla Skinner Gets Last Olympic Chance And She Has Message For Simone Biles

MyKayla Skinner Gets Last Olympic Chance And She Has Message For Simone Biles

4 days ago   |   The Huffington Post

The U.S. gymnast did not qualify for any apparatus event but got another shot when Biles dropped out of the vault.
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'It's powerful': Hmong community celebrates Sunisa Lee's Olympics victory

'It's powerful': Hmong community celebrates Sunisa Lee's Olympics victory

4 days ago   |   WYFF

Sunisa Lee is the first Hmong-American to make the U.S. Gymnastics Olympic team, bringing the spotlight to Hmong communities which make up less than 1% of the U.S. population.
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Simone Biles withdraws from vault and uneven bars at Tokyo Olympics

4 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times   |   2 articles

Simone Biles, who withdrew from the team and all-around gymnastics finals, will not compete in two apparatus events at the Tokyo Olympics on Sunday.
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Gymnast Simone Biles withdraws from uneven bars, vault Olympic events

Gymnast Simone Biles withdraws from uneven bars, vault Olympic events

4 days ago   |   KMBC   |   2 articles

"She will continue to be evaluated daily to determine whether to compete in the finals for floor exercise and balance beam," USA Gymnastics said in a statement.
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Simone Biles Pulls Out of Olympic Vault and Uneven Bars Finals

4 days ago   |   Time

Simone Biles has withdrawn from the event finals for vault and uneven bars at the Tokyo Olympics. USA Gymnastics announced the news in a statement on July 31, adding that Biles...
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Letters to the Editor - July 31, 2021

Letters to the Editor - July 31, 2021

4 days ago   |   New York Post

The Issue: Simone Biles opting to take herself out of team competition at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. World-record gymnast and gold-medalist Simone Biles withdrew from competition...
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The Women's Gymnastics All-Around competition came down to the final event. Here's who won gold

The Women's Gymnastics All-Around competition came down to the final event. Here's who won gold

5 days ago   |   KSBW

Sunisa Lee and Jade Carey competed for the U.S.
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Simone Biles says fans' support is helping her realize she's more than her gold medals

Simone Biles says fans' support is helping her realize she's more than her gold medals

5 days ago   |   KSBW

"The outpouring love and support I've received has made me realize I'm more than my accomplishments and gymnastics which I never truly believed before."
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USA's Sunisa Lee wins gymnastics all-around gold medal at Tokyo Olympics

6 days ago   |   Newsday

With Biles out, teammate Lee ascends to the top of the sport with Olympic gold.
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Simone Biles's Olympic Withdrawal Reignites the Sports Culture War

6 days ago   |   Vanity Fair

Right-wing commentators had a field day with the gymnast's supposed selfishness, but it's telling that other prominent survivors of abuse in the sport did not join in.
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