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6 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

Gymnast Yang Hak-seon Grabs Gold with New Technique

Olympic champion Yang Hak-seon reconfirmed his prowess at vault on Saturday by unveiling his second eponymous technique, the long-awaited "Yang 2," and winning the event at the 2014 Korea Cup in Incheon.

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11 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star

Florida's Bridget Sloan wins NCAA title in uneven parallel...

Florida's Bridget Sloan competes on the floor exercise during the NCAA women's gymnastics championships on Friday, April 18, 2014, in Birmingham, Ala.

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23 hrs ago | Today.Az

21st Rhythmic Gymnastics Azerbaijan Championship ends, Marina Durunda claims title - PHOTOS

The championship attracted great interest as it is a test tournament on the eve of the Rhythmic Gymnastics European Championships to be held in Baku on June 13-15.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Green Bay Press-Gazette

Girls track preview: Wrightstown's Draxler, Algoma's Blahnik make historic duo

Only two girls in the 43-year history of the WIAA state track and field meet have won four state titles in two events.

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Gymnastics Coaching

Can Georgia get its groove back?

Under coach Suzanne Yoculan and 2004 Olympic medalist Courtney Kupets , the Gym Dogs built a dynasty during the mid-2000s with five straight national titles .

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Indianapolis Star

Samantha Peszek, Bridget Sloan compete in NCAA gymnasticsSamantha...

Considering where she was a year ago, or even three months ago, it was gratifying for gymnast Samantha Peszek to finish five-hundredths of a point from a national championship.

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Chosun Ilbo

Gymnasts to Vie for Medals at Korea Cup

Rhythmic gymnast Son Yeon-jae and Olympic gold medalist Yang Hak-seon will compete at the 2014 Korea Cup this weekend in Incheon, where some 53 athletes from 19 countries will compete for spots on the podium.

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Patch.com

Amsa Student Wins State Gymnastics Tournament

Anusha Purushothaman, a sixth grader at AMSA, recently won the Massachusetts State gymnastics tournament on March 7th.

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Examiner.com

Fortino and Price visit Hosptal for Sick Children in Toronto

According to the Canadian Olympic Committee in a press release, Canadian Olympic gold medalists Laura Fortino of Hamilton, Ontario and Brian Price of Belleville, Ontario visited the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto on Wednesday.

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Denton Record-Chronicle

Best of Denton: Life & Fun

It's more than wholesome snacks, stimulating play and loving attention for children ages 18 months through kindergarten.

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Auburn Reporter

Mt. Baker eighth-grader lifts his way to Youth Pan American Games

A mere two years into his competitive lifting career, the Mt. Baker Middle School eighth-grader is poised to make his presence felt on the world stage, with a berth in the 2014 Youth Pan American Games on May 7-11 in Lima, Peru.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Twisters tremendous at home gymnastics meet

On the men's side, Twisters welcomed Team Canada and Team Australia to the meet, while Halifax native Ellie Black, a Canadian Olympian in 2012, competed at the national high performance level.

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The Independent & Free Press

Ruler of the rings

Ryan Oehrlein of Georgetown and Milton's Gold Medal Gymnastics took top spot in the rings final at the Pacific Rim Gymnastics Championships in B.C. Georgetown's Ryan Oehrlein had his best showing to date wearing Canadian colours at last week's Pacific Rim Gymnastics Championships in Richmond, B.C., earning a gold medal in the junior men's rings ... (more)

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The News Tribune

Coaches expect tough NCAA women's gymnastics meet

In this April 19, 2013 file photo, Mary Beth Lofgren of Utah competes in the floor exercise in the NCAA women's gymnastics championship at UCLA in Los Angeles Friday, April 19, 2013.

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MGo Blue

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University of Michigan senior men's gymnast Sam Mikulak , coming off leading the Wolverines to back-to-back NCAA titles and winning the NCAA all-around and parallel bar titles, has been named the College Gymnastics Association National Gymnast of the Week for the third straight week, the association announced today .

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Tallahassee Democrat

IGG wins State Championship

International Gold Gymnastics finished 1st in their team division at the Girls Level 7 USAG Florida State Gymnastics Meet which was held March 28 -30 in Fort Myers, Florida.

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The Daily Record

Euro team gold for Pamela Clark in first Senior event

Pamela Clark thrived in her first senior competition with the British gymnastics squad as she claimed team gold at the European Trampoline and Tumbling Championships in Portugal at the weekend.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Bruins Nation

UCLA Gymnastics at NCAA Championships: Session II Preview

The UCLA Gymnastics team will travel today to Birmingham, Alabama to compete at the NCAA Gymnastics Championships.

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MGo Blue

Women's Gymnastics Adds McPeak to 2014-15 Recruiting Haul

University of Michigan women's gymnastics head coach Bev Plocki announced Wednesday the addition of India McPeak to the team's 2014-15 recruiting class.

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South China Morning Post

Mixing powerful with the vulnerable, as at Hunan Gymnastics School, seems an invitation to evil

Alex Lo is a senior writer at the South China Morning Post. He writes editorials and the daily "My Take" column on page 2. He also edits the weekly science and technology page in Sunday Morning Post.

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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