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1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

NBC Sports Announces Coverage of 2014 P&G Gymnastics Championships

NBC Sports Group will present more than seven hours of coverage of the 2014 P&G Gymnastics Championships this week from CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pa.

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4 hrs ago | Korea Herald

More than a pretty face

Son Yeon-jae, the South Korean rhythmic gymnast, has emerged as one of the most visible athletes in the country in recent years, thanks as much to her frequent appearances in commercials as to her athletic accomplishments.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Yeon Jae Son, Summer Olympics, Senyue Deng, Olympic Rhythmic Gymnastics

8 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

At Bela and Martha Karolyi's retreat, gymnastics charges ahead

Afternoon descends on the piney woods of East Texas with a heat that clings to your skin, the air so thick you have to work at drawing a full breath.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Martha Karolyi, Sports, Gabrielle Douglas, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Kyla Ross

9 hrs ago | Boston Herald

Addison Chung's an early riser

In May, Medfield's Addison Chung could say he was one of the best 14-year-old gymnasts in the country.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Veteran gymnast is the "old man" in U.S. Championships

The two-time Olympic medalist's improbable comeback begins Friday at the P&G National Championships at Consol Energy Center, his first gymnastics competition since coming home from the 2012 London Olympics with a "completely shredded" right shoulder.

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Boston.com

Photos: 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games

Young athletes from around the globe are competing in more than two dozen events in Nanjing, China.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic, Liliana Szilagyi, Olympic Swimming

The News Journal

Top gymnast breaks ankle, out of worlds, nationals

Broken ankle takes Rachel Gowey out of worlds, nationals Des Moines' Rachel Gowey breaks ankle in training, will miss nationals, world championships Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://usat.ly/1oS6jnZ Rachel Gowey, one of the top young American gymnasts, will miss the U.S. nationals and worlds after breaking her ankle Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Shawn Johnson, Sports, Kyla Ross, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Martha Karolyi

Pitt Panthers

Pitt Gymnastics to take part in P&G Gymnastics Championship...

PITTSBURGH Members of the University of Pittsburgh gymnastics team will be volunteering at the 2014 P&G Gymnastics Championships from Aug. 21-24 at the Consol Energy Center.

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Colonie Spotlight

Their time to shine

World Class Gymnastics Academy's adult class practices for its first exhibition show, which takes place Sunday, Aug. 24, at 1 p.m. The exhibition is a fundraiser for STRIDE Adaptive Sports.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Pennsylvania has talented gymnasts, but none will be perfect

Nothing turns heads like a perfect "10." You know, like when Nadia Comaneci spun and swung to a 10.0 score on the uneven bars at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal.

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Huntington Beach Independent

Kids tumble for fun at gymnastics camp

Shelby Wilkerson hops over the padded floor beam at Cheernastic Camp at Edison Community Center in Huntington Beach, presented by Tumble-N-Kids Inc. Young gymnastics students got to strut their skills Friday as Tumble-N-Kids Inc. presented a show to end its weeklong "Cheernastic Camp" at Edison Community Center in Huntington Beach.

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Glenview Announcements

North Shore gymnasts to compete in Pan American Championships

The World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships will take place Sept. 22-28 in Izmir, Turkey, where the U.S. senior group will also compete.

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The New Zealand Herald

Athletics: McCartney wins bronze with record-breaking vault

Last month, the Takapuna Grammar School senior student and prefect picked up a rare medal for New Zealand at the world junior track and field championship in Oregon, United States.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Yelena Isinbayeva, Summer Olympics, Olympic Track And Field

BBC News

Peak time rail fares rise by 2.5%

The increase is based on the Retail Price Inflation figure for July, at which level the Scottish government had said it would cap increases.

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BBC News

Walkers in hypothermia warning

Sleet has been forecast for some areas of Scotland as well as heavy rain and high winds, the Mountaineering Council of Scotland has said.

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BBC News

Police plea after car hits woman

The incident is believed to have happened at about 16:40 on Monday in the car park of the Co-op on Old Mart Road.

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Squamish Chief

Rosie MacLennan, Samantha Sendel win gold in synchro at Canada Cup

Olympic champion Rosie MacLennan of King City, Ont., bounced onto the podium on the first day of trampoline competition Saturday at the Canada Cup to win synchro gold with partner Samantha Sendel of Aurora, Ont.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Tetsuya Sotomura, Sports, Olympics, Karen Cockburn, Summer Olympics

Mon Aug 18, 2014

New York Daily News

NFL career over, David Wilson focusing on Olympics

Wilson, 23, is training to compete in the triple jump in Rio in 2016. He'll work with his coach at Virginia Tech, where he competed with the track team.

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Northern Life

Gymnasts jump at chance for Dave Arnold camp

The GymZone Gymnastics and Athletics crew decided this year to broaden the scope of the teachings, incorporating elements of sports psychology, athletic therapy and dance instruction, with participants appearing to be extremely receptive to the additional content.

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Xinhuanet

Cayman Islands gymnast makes first international presence at Youth Olympics

As the first gymnast from Cayman Islands to compete internationally, Morgan Lloyd is making history for her National Olympic Committee .

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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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