US Junior World team named

June 14, 2019

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Sydney Barros , Skye Blakely and Kayla DiCello
Konnor McClain, is the traveling alternate.

I hate everyone.

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Your kids aren’t as cute as you think they are

May 31, 2019

Everyone these days is trying to make their kids a star by putting them on social media. I’m here to tell you your kids aren’t as cute as you think they are. Neither are your ugly, look alike nephews or your dog for that matter. That of course does not include, ex UCLA gymnast Jalynne Dantzscher’s army of mini me’s . They are actually cute enough for a youtube channel and have created one.

Here is a link because the video won’t embed.

Here is an interesting blog by The Balance Beam situation. Whomever decides who should get a skill named after them has been full of hypocrisy for years. Picking and choosing who should get a skill named after them for an extra half twist and who shouldn’t because the skill is allegedly already named after someone.

Elsa Garcia is making a comeback.

WordPress is having some issues lately allowing trolls to sneak in and I’m doing my best to take care of them before they have a chance to wreck havoc. If you see anything and it’s not taken care of e-mail me the_real_gymtruthteller@yahoo.com and give me a heads up.

And just to make sure another snowflake survives the comments above I wasn’t specifically talking about your look alike nephew or Shih Tzu. It is called a lead in

Laney Madsen says the Gymnastics community doesn’t support her because she’s a cheerleader.

Aliya out of European games.

Something to make Rocio happy. Look who’s out of Gymsberia πŸ™‚

Terin Humprey fired by USAG for bull shit reason

May 22, 2019

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First screen cap is by flo Gymnastics. Nothing on the website about this, yet. The reason she was fired was based on the below screen cap where she made a tongue in cheek comment about needing to be motivated sometimes to achieve her goals and the haters took it and ran with it.

People have been mad at Terin and by people I mean the asshole internet fanatics that think they should have a say in how USAG is run.

You know who you are and don’t even try and deny you have tried to manipulate the “gymternet” for years. These same people went as far as trying to get a gymnast thrown off a College gymnastics team a few years back. These same people made sure Marta was aware of a comment that was said on someone’s instagram because they didn’t like the fact she was religious. The comment didn’t matter to them they just wanted to make sure she wasn’t apart of the Olympic team.

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Terin’s mother defends her on the Flo post multiple times but here is the comment I was sent.

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Some people are mad Terin didn’t defend the gymnasts who were abused , instead talking about her time in gymnastics AND NOW YOU KNOW WHY SHE SAID NOTHING. It’s called common sense. If there was a trial she may have had to testify.

Terin seemed to do a decent job helping decide the Olympic team. Rumor is she is the one that lobbied for Alicia Sacramone over Mckayla Maroney back in 2012 which in all honesty made a lot of sense. Regardless, this firing was clearly a reaction by USAG because they are being over sensitive to what happened ON THEIR WATCH.

I’ll write more later, maybe. I need dinner and this isn’t working.

2019 Chinese Floor National Champion, Shang Chunsong

May 13, 2019

Baby steps starting with gold. This deserved it’s own blog πŸ™‚

Results:

1. Shang Chunsong- 13.550 (5.4 8.0)
2. Ou Yushan – 13.500 ( 5.2 8.200 )
3. Liu Tingting– 13.467 (4.7 8.667)
4. Jia Fangfang– 13.067 ( 5.3 7.867)

(There was a bonus at Nationals which is why scored don’t add up perfectly)

Fan Yilin messed up and finished 4th

(Words on her T-shirt: I want to rest but I don’t have money.πŸ’°)

The Khorkina movie and Olympic Channel special , and Chinese Nationals (prelims, team finals/AA)

May 7, 2019

Prelims results are in the comment section. So are team finals and AA

Team Final
AA
Qualifying and Event finals qualifying

( Thanks Albert. I swear I read it on Boginskaya’s Instgram. ( UPDATE, I did. It’s in her story.)

Chinese Nationals podium training videos

Shang

Bars and beam

First the Olympic channel I guess is doing a series on Olympic Legends and the first episode features Svetlana Khorkina. LMAO at her attitude. Girl’s ego is hilarious. If you asked me what I remembered about Svetlana it would be her bad attitude, her unique bar routine and thinking Verona Van De Leur was robbed of one of the European titles Khorkina owns Oh and how she won’t call Simone Biles by name because she won 4 AA titles and passed Khorkina for that label.

( turns out it’s a 9 minute video and here it is

A Movie about Khorkina. This is awesome.

This movie doesn’t seem to talk about qualifying or AA or the team competition so the 1996 Olympics will start with the Uneven Bar Finals.

There aren’t any subtitles.
( I’ll leave the recap to Spanny if she even exists anymore) but I do have a few questions and screen caps to contrubute.

So which white girl is Dawes and which one is Chow ?

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Fake Khorkina and real Khorkina duking it out in the same UB routine is fun

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After Khorkina wins she is of course all smiles but….

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Later on she watches an old video tape of her performance with (I’m assuming) her mother ( who looks more like Khorkina than the gymnast playing her in this movie) 100.06

114.31 The vault debacle.

130.04 is the UB Finals ( I don’t remember Khorkina getting a hair cut during the Olympics at all) Ans they had cell phone’s on the floor at that Olympics????

I DON’T KNOW WHAT ELSE TO EVEN SAY πŸ™‚

So long Utah. Mykayla Skinner is going for 2020 #TeamSkinner

April 25, 2019

A home meet for Mykayla. Maybe they actually are excited for her comeback

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I’m #TeamSkinner How about you ? ( Hint. I don’t care if you’re not πŸ™‚

Link to her comments.

She might go back for her senior year.

https://www.instagram.com/mykaylaskinner2016/

Poor Kohei

For Nabieva fans

May 6th- 13th
Chinese Nationals

schedule

Shang Chunsong (Hubei) is competing and so is Fan Yilin ( Shanghi)

Oklahoma wins 2019 College National Championhips

April 20, 2019

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Results

Didn’t watch a second of it but I will tomorrow. Wooo. Thanks for the picture, E

2019 European Championships

April 10, 2019

Full Results

VT:

Day 1 Full competition

1. Maria Paseka 14.516
2. Coline Devillard 14.450
3. Elissa Downie 14.316
4. Asia D’Amato 14.233
5. Angelina Melnikova 14. 133
6. Denisa Golgota 14.166
7. Sarah Peter 14.066
8. Teja Belak 13.249

Paseka was overscored. Thought, Devillard should have won even with the lower start value. Denisa had the best landings of everyone.

UB:

1. Anastasiia Iliankova 14.833 (6.3 8.550)
2. Angelina Melnikova 14.533 ( 6.1 8.433)
3. Alice D’Amato 14.400 ( 6.0 8.400)
4. Anastasiya Alistratava 14.366 ( 5.8 8.566)
5. Jona Alderteg 14. 300 ( 6.0 8.3OO)
6. Lorette Charpy 14.100 ( 5.7 8.400)
7. Melanie De Jesus Dos Santos 13. 766 ( 5.6 8.166)
8. Sanna Veerman 12.366 (5.5 6.866)

Balance Beam

Day 2 Full competition

1. Alice Kinsella 13.566 (5.5 8.066)
2. Melanie de Jesus dos Santos 13.466 ( 5.5 7.966)
3. Lorette Charpy 12.900 ( 5.4 7.500)
4. Ilaria Kaeslin 12.833 ( 4.9 7.933)
5. Denisa Golgota 12.166 ( 5.4 6.766)
6. Pauline Schaefer 11.700 ( 5.3 6.500)
7. Anastasiia Bachynska 11.633 ( 4.9 6.733)
8. Giorgia Villa 11.200 (5.3 5.900)

Floor

1. Melanie de Jesus dos Santos 13.833 ( 5.7 8.233)
2. Eythora Thorsdottir 13.666 (5.5 8.166)
3. Angelina Melnikova 13.466 ( 5.9 7.866)
4. Denisa Golgota 13.366 (5.7 7.766) OOB
5. Claudia Fragapane 13.366 ( 5.7 7.666)
6. Jade Vansteenkiste 13.233 ( 5.2 8.033)
7. Alice Kinsella 13.100 ( 5.1 8.00)
8. Marine Boyer 12.933 (5.0 7.933)

All Around (FL-UB-BB-VT)
1. DE JESUS DOS SANTOS Melanie 13.600 14.000 13.733 14.100 55.433
2. DOWNIE Elissa 13.466 14.066 13.333 14.500 55.365
3. MELNIKOVA Angelina 13.566 14.266 12.900 14.333 55.065
4. D’AMATO Alice 12.500 14.200 12.300 14.233 53.233
5. BACHYNSKA Anastasiia 12.700 13.300 13.533 13.600 53.133
6. VILLA Giorgia 12.533 13.533 12.633 14.300 52.999
7. VARINSKA Diana 12.900 13.833 12.866 13.400 52.999
8. CHARPY Lorette 12.400 13.933 12.500 13.600 52.433
9. SIMAKOVA Angelina 10.833 13.866 13.466 13.300 51.465
10.MARTINS Filipa 12.566 12.666 12.733 13.433 51.398

Watch it live.
Start Lists
Official Twitter for Competition
The All Around twitter
Live Scoring

Schedule for the competition

Thursday, April 11
4am ET/1am PT –WAG Subdivision 1
(RUS – Paseka & Iliankova; FRA – Boyer & Charpy; UKR – Bachynska & Osipova)

7:30am ET/4:30am PT – WAG Subdivision 2
(GBR – Downie & Morgan; ITA – Asia D’Amato & Villa; SWE – Adlerteg; GER – SchΓ€fer; ROU – Ivanus)

10am ET/7am PT – WAG Subdivision 3
(ROU – Golgota & Ghiciuc; ITA – Alice D’Amato & Iorio)

12:30pm ET/9:30am PT – WAG Subdivision 4
(RUS – Melnikova & Simakova; FRA: De Jesus Dos Santos & Devillard; NED – Thorsdottir; GBR – Kinsella & Fragapane; UKR – Varinska & Radivilova)

Friday, April 12
7am ET/4am PT – MAG All-Around

11:30am ET/8:30am PT – WAG All-Around

Saturday, April 13

7:30am ET/4:30am PT – Event Finals Day 1

Sunday, April 14
7:30am ET/4:30am PT – Event Finals Day 2

Qualifying Full Results

Some Podium training videos

Melnikova on floor

Laney Madsen competing for Bulgaria on Floor

Denisa Golgota on Floor and Beam

Hurd wins 2019 Tokyo Cup

April 7, 2019

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Results

Video

Part 1
Part 2
Part 3

1.Morgan Hurd 14.233 14.300 12.933 13.633 55.099
2.BLACK Elsabeth 14.500 13.533 13.733 13.266 55.032
3.TERAMOTO Asuka 14.600 13.266 13.333 13.600 54.799
4.SUGIHARA Aiko 14.100 12.866 13.000 12.000 51.966
5.PEDRO Carolyne 13.500 12.566 12.233 12.833 51.132
6.LIU Jingxing 13.100 12.333 13.600 11.500 50.533
7.LEE YunseoKOR 13.166 12.133 11.933 12.266 49.498
8.KLIMENKO Kseniia 12.100 10.966 12.833 12.833 48.732
9.KROELL Carina 13.033 10.766 11.400 12.533 47.732

Deanna Stellato-Dudek and Nathan Bartholomay have ended their partnership.

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Shang Chunsong : Xinan Regional Competition (Qualifying)

March 31, 2019

Looks pretty good. Only 5.1 but per usual in Chinese competitions they low balled her.