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6 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

The Olympian and the CrossFitter

A couple of years back, a former high school gymnast from Michigan named Julie Foucher was in the hunt to win the CrossFit Games-the fast-growing strength and endurance competition that determines, in its own words, "the fittest on earth."

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7 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Bezzoubenko leads Canada - with a little help from Russia - in Glasgow

Patricia Bezzoubenko lives with her parents in a tiny rented apartment in Moscow, a bus ride away from the training facility where she practises alongside Russia's top rhythmic gymnasts.

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10 hrs ago | Canada.com

Gymnastics not just for the kids

"Just bend your knees like you're squatting, throw your arms over your head toward the ground, and your feet will follow," Tanis Tzavaras, the adult gymnastics coach at Kyle Shewfelt Gymnastics tells me as I prepare to attempt my first back handspring.

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12 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Prince's time to shine in Glasgow

The baby of the rhythmic gymnastics team which brought home a swag of medals from the Delhi Commonwealth Games, the now 22-year-old is very much the senior figure in Glasgow.

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12 hrs ago | India.com

Commonwealth Games 2014 Medal Table: Country wise List of Medal Tally

Australia notched up the top slot in the last edition's Commonwealth Games with 177 medals while 19th Commonwealth Games hosts India finished second in the medals tally with total of 101 medals.

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16 hrs ago | Halesowennews.co.uk

Halesowen News: Going for gold: Earls Gymnastic Club member Kristian Thomas.

The Earls Gymnastic Club member won Team GB's first medal at the 2012 Olympics with his male artistic gymnastic team and is gunning for gold.

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17 hrs ago | Gymnastics Coaching

GBR's Nick Ruddock

For the 5th year running, our Women's National Junior Coach, Nick Ruddock has travelled to Tirrenia , Italy to represent the UEG at the Annual European Training Camp for juniors .

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21 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

Marin at play: July 22

MILL VALLEY: The Mill Valley Rec Center offers personalized training in baseball, softball, football, soccer and track under the instruction of Jeremy Williams.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Canada.com

Five Calgary area athletes to watch at the Commonwealth Games

Jessica O'Connell poses at Foothills Stadium track in Calgary in May. The 5,000-metre specialist will be competing at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, on Aug. 2. Notable: Ran a breakthrough personal best in the 5,000m at May's Payton Jordan Invitational - which is the eighth-fastest 5,000m ever recorded by a Canadian female .

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Daily Mail

Commonwealth Games Guide: Find out when and where you can see Usain ...

On the first day of action Team Scotland poster boy Michael Jamieson will be going for gold in the pool Kirani James will contest the 400m on July 30 for Grenada having based his whole season around the Glasgow Games Olympic silver medallist and Scotland poster boy Michael Jamieson could get things off to a flyer in his hometown pool in the men's ... (more)

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Redhillandreigatelife.co.uk

Scores compete in Horley gym club's latest trampoline competition

More than 60 children from several local clubs and sports centres took to their trampolines for the latest competition held by Horley's Springfit Gymnastics and Trampoline Club.

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Echo-news.co.uk

A Day in the Life of our Commonwealth Games stars: Max Whitlock - Gymnastics

Each day this week, we'll focus on one of our five athletes competing at the Commonwealth Games, today CHRIS PHILLIPS speaks to Olympic gymnastic medalist Max Whitlock.

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IcNetwork

Commonwealth Games 2014: Gymnast Frankie Jones named as Team Wales opening ceremony flag bearer

The rhythmic gymnast, known as Frankie, is competing in her third Commonwealth Games having represented Wales in Melbourne in 2006 and Delhi in 2010 Gymnast Francesca Jones has been nominated as the Team Wales flag bearer at the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony in Glasgow on Wednesday evening at Celtic Park.

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Gymnastics Coaching

2014 Youth Olympians

The field is set for gymnastics at the upcoming Second Youth Olympic Games , which begin August 16 in Nanjing .

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Spalding Today

Olympian Beth inspires young stars of future

STAR STRUCK: South Lincolnshire School Sports Association representatives in athletics with Beth Tweddle, from left: Ryley Briston, Sam Sacker and Zoe Cawood.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

Kacy Catanzaro talks 'Ninja Warrior' whirlwind

Kacy Catanzaro made history on July 14 by completing the American Ninja Warrior obstacle course and becoming the first woman in the show's six seasons to land a spot in the finals.

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The Star Online

Steve wants a Frew more medals from his country's gymnasts

Scottish gymnastics hero Steve Frew hopes his fellow countrymen can win some medals at this Commonwealth Games held in Glasgow.

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Pendle Today

Gymnastics job is a dream come true for Earby's Linda

An Earby woman says it is a dream come true to be a part of the Commonwealth Games which start in Glasgow on Wednesday.

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Newkerala.com

Japanese Olympic champ is Australia's CWG medal hope

A Japanese is Australia's best medal hope in the gymnastics for the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow! Sounds strange but it is.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Coshocton Tribune

Local gymnasts place well at national competition

Wendy Guilliams, owner of Flip-N-Out Gymnastics, nearly shouts when she gushes about how well eight local girls recently did at a national competition.

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Olympic Medal Count

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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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