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Mikulak favorite to repeat at U.S. nationals

by Shelli Koszdin, special contributor
The United States Men’s National Championships begins Friday, 22 August, in Pittsburgh. In addition to deciding the all around and event champions, this is the selection event for the national team and the team for the upcoming World Championships in Nanning, China.
Following is …

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2014 Women’s European Championships: Qualifying Subdivision 1

The Women’s European Championships continue today with senior qualifications for team and event finals. The best eight teams from 20xx will compete in the fourth and final subdivision. The first session brings several stories to the arena: the rising Swedish team, the struggling Ukrainian team, …

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Guest Editorial: Temple Men’s Gymnastics

Editor’s note: On December 6, 2013, the administration of Temple University announced that it would be cutting the men’s gymnastics program, along with six other athletic programs. The following brief history of the Temple men’s programs was written by Tom Gibbs, a former Temple gymnast …

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Gymnast of the Day: February 2012

CARLOTTA FERLITO
Country: Italy
Born: 15 February 1995
Best Event: Beam
Best Results: 2012 Test Event 1st T, BB; 2011 Europeans: 2nd BB; 2010 Youth Olympic Games: 2nd BB, 3rd AA, FX
Personal: Carlotta is one of the main characters of Ginnaste, an MTV Italy reality type programme that follows …

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Q&A: Clarifying the Olympic Qualifications

Krisztian Berki (HUN)

Since last year’s World Championships in Tokyo, the gymnastics community has been full of discussion about the new qualifying procedures for the 2012 Olympic Games, which, for the first time since 1976, involved more than one competition. At first, conversation centered on who exactly would …

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