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Meet the members of the U.S. Olympic Women's Gymnastics Team: . Raisman came home from the Olympics as Team USA's most decorated out extra tenths and I hope that we live up to our potential in Rio.". U.S. Olympic Team Trials in Gymnastics LIVE Web Streaming TV Link Info Texas, the Alamo Classic is a start to the club gymnastics meet season. If you are trying to take your gymnastics skills to the next level or just want to follow some of the top athletes within the sport, this is the place for yo.
Approximately individuals will have the opportunity for an autograph during the allotted time. The interactive opportunities include: On July at 3 p.
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Athlete appearances, gymnastics club demonstrations, interviews, GK-Elite fashion shows, and more. The members of the U. On the final day, July 10, Olympic medalist Samantha Peszek will be interviewed at 4: The Watch Party will keep the celebration of the Olympic Trials going for those without tickets to experience all of the action live and cheer on Team USA hopefuls: Olympic Team Trials — Gymnastics, 6 p.
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Olympic Team Trials — Gymnastics, 5: In addition, they can stop by and treat themselves to a mini manicure featuring patriotic colors and nail art. Athletes and fans can stop by for a free KT Tape application to provide pain relief and support for muscles and ligaments.
Staff will be on site to tape and to give instructions on the use and benefits of KT Tape. KT tape will also demonstrate its new products. Athletes of all levels should stop by to learn about KT Tape. Fans can watch and cheer on these budding Ninjas in the finals, where the winners win tickets to the final day of competition.
Up-dos, make-up refreshers, mini-manicures and, for the gentlemen, shaves. Fans can look their best while watching the best! On July 10, Olympic gold-medalist Shawn Johnson will be signing autographs. Athletes, coaches, and fans are welcome to stop by the table for more information on USA Gymnastics-approved Thorne product line.
Gymnastics through the years. Fans can stop by the International Gymnastics Camp booth to learn about the IGC difference, to take home exciting camp information and cool giveaways, and to meet Olympic and World champion Svetlana Boguinskaia. Spectators can stop by the KT Tape booth for a free KT Tape application to provide pain relief and support for muscles and ligaments. Fans can purchase everything gymnastics, including event-specific tees, official event merchandise, Under Armour and GK leotards, and more, at merchandise booths on the concourse.
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Live simulcast coverage of competition will be available online at NBCOlympics. The schedule is listed below: USA Gymnastics will post coverage of the events in San Jose, including interviews from media day and post-competition, and clips from podium training.
Schedules, general event information, start lists, live scoring, and more are available at SanJose Gymnastics City USA app. USA Gymnastics is providing live updates and exclusive content, including videos and photos, from the U.
Olympic Trials on Facebook facebook. Nothing is handed to you; you always have to fight for yourself. Laurie Hernandez is a first-year senior, the only one on the Olympic team.
Who Is Laurie Hernandez?
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Hernandez is the sole first-year senior-level gymnast on the team and was picked as a favorite to make the team after winning the junior all-around national title last year. Like many of her teammates, Hernandez can contribute in all four events and will be key in the team final. She is a favorite to contend for an all-around medal at her Olympic debut, should she make the final.
She could also make event finals in balance beam and potentially uneven bars.
Hernandez made a big statement for herself, finishing second to Biles in the all-around, in addition to winning balance beam. She also was third on on floor, fourth on vault and seventh on uneven bars.
Four years really matures you. Madison Kocian made her senior-level debut in and is in her fourth year. Who Is Madison Kocian?
Kocian is best known for winning the uneven bars world title inthough not in the most traditional fashion. Kocian tied three other gymnasts for an unprecedented four-way tie for gold. The good news for Kocian and the rest of the team is she is also an all-arounder and can contribute on the other events as needed. She will also hope to make the uneven bars final and turn her world title into Olympic gold. Kocian won team and uneven bars gold at the world championships as well as team gold at the worlds.
As expected, Kocian won uneven bars. She also finished eighth in the all-around, ninth on both bea and floor, and 12th on vault. We were just holding hands and Martha came in and was emotional since this was going to be her last Olympics.
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The most veteran member of the team, Aly Raisman made her senior debut in ; however, she did not compete at all in andtaking a break after the London Olympic Games. Who Is Aly Raisman? In addition to contributing to the team gold, she won gold on floor exercise a first for the U. She also tied for third in the all-around but finished fourth due to a tiebreaker.
Raisman could try to match her feat of three medals when she returns to the Games in Rio. In addition to a medal in the team event, she will hope to return to the floor final and defend her title, and she has put extra effort into beam this year in hopes of making an impact in that final as well. She also finished fourth in all-around and balance beam in Raisman was a consistent top-three finisher at Olympic Trials on most events.