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  1. Azerbaijani gymnasts participate in European ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Today.Az

    At these Championships, Azerbaijan participated in team competitions among seniors and juniors for the first time, said in report of Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation . According to the results of the qualifications, gymnasts - Oleg Stepko, Petro Pakhnyuk, Timur Bairamov and Daniel Robert Lucas took the 20th place among 28 teams.

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  2. Douglas's reality remains rivetingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Having won a gold medal outright and contributed to her team's gold at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, gymnast Gabby Douglas has set her eyes on returning to the U.S. squad that will compete in this year's games in Rio. Natalie Hawkins remembers thinking it couldn't get worse than having to explain to her children why they couldn't take showers after playing sports all afternoon.

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  3. Gymnastics: Dan Purvis boosts Olympic bid as GB win silver at European ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    DAN Purvis stamped his passport for Rio by leading Great Britain to team silver at the European Championships in Bern. The Southport-based Scot, who competes in the individual floor today, produced solid performances on all six pieces of apparatus and was the cornerstone on which the British team built their podium place.

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  4. Silver for Great Britain in SwitzerlandRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Andover Advertiser

    Great Britain had to settle for a silver medal in the men's team event at the European Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Switzerland on Saturday. Nile Wilson, Dan Purvis, Kristian Thomas, Courtney Tulloch and Louis Smith recorded a score of 268.427 but it was not enough as Russia successfully defended their title with a commanding score of 271.378.

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  5. Gymnastics Euro silver for GB menRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    The GB team, made up of Nile Wilson, Dan Purvis, Kristian Thomas, Courtney Tulloch and Louis Smith, recorded a score of 268.427 in Bern. However, that proved not enough as title holders Russia defended their crown with a score of 271.378, while hosts Switzerland delighted the locals with third.

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  6. Dan Purvis was part of the silver-medal winning Great Britain teamRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    Great Britain had to settle for a silver medal in the men's team event at the European Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Switzerland on Saturday. Nile Wilson, Dan Purvis, Kristian Thomas, Courtney Tulloch and Louis Smith recorded a score of 268.427 but it was not enough as Russia successfully defended their title with a commanding score of 271.378.

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  7. Frank's Place: Dark side of sports harder to ignoreRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    Time and history have long since confirmed Maxim Gorky's dim view of the Soviet Union. So perhaps we ought to pay a little more attention to something the Russian novelist said about sports.

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  8. Cambridge News published European Championship silver for Louis Smith and Great BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Cambridge Evening News

    GYMNASTICS: Louis Smith helped Great Britain's men's team claim the silver medal in the final of the European Championships in Bern. Huntingdon gymnast Smith gained 15.966 points for the team with his pommel routine to help them record a total of 268.427.

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  9. Search is on for star sports coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Evening Times

    THE search is on to find the next generation of young sports coaches in Glasgow as the city's award-winning Coach Core employability and training programme kicks off its third year. Organised by Glasgow Life in partnership with the Royal Foundation of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry, the programme gives 16 to 21-year-olds the chance to learn coaching skills and deliver events across the city.

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  10. ARRAY(0x1123c0b8)Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fillmore County Journal

    Skyler Check, age 10, of Lanesboro, Minn., competed at the regional gymnastics meet in St. Paul, Minn., on April 16, 2016. Photo submitted Ten-year-old Skyler Lynn Check of Lanesboro, Minn., knows the meaning of hard work; she also knows the results that come from that hard work.

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  11. Gord Wright named to U of T's 2016 Sports Hall of Fame classRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New Tecumseth Free Press

    Gordon Wright will be inducted into the University of Toronto's Sports Hall of Fame, Builders Category at the annual induction ceremony June 2. Gord Wright circa 1950 Mr. Wright, who passed away in November 2007 at the age of 96, was vice-principal, then principal of Banting Memorial High School in the 1960s until his retirement in 1974. GA Wright Field is named for him.

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  12. Rio Olympics 2016: when, where, who, general scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sporting News

    When the cauldron is lit at the famed MaracanA in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil this summer, it will begin the first Olympic Games to be held in South America. The Rio Olympics will feature the return of golf and rugby.

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  13. Dr. Oz's Daily Tips: Managing pain with social supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SooToday

    In 1996, Kerri Strug helped the U.S. women's gymnastics team win an Olympic gold medal when she stuck a landing from the vault with two torn ligaments in her left ankle. This superathlete overcame acute pain not just because of her competitive nature, but also because of her sense of being part of a community of teammates, coaches and fans who loved and supported her.

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  14. Georgetown Special Olympians ready to make WavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | InsideHalton.com

    It's the third year in the water for the Georgetown Waves' Special Olympics' swim team and several of its athletes will be making their debuts at the provincial Spring Games this weekend. The competition runs Friday and Saturday at the University of Guelph.

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  15. Kanter earns Diving Coach of the Year honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    Estes Park High School diving coach Bill Kanter goes over numbers with Luke Soguero at the Conference Championships. Kanter was voted Colorado 4A 2016 Diving Coach of the Year.

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  16. Thursday Spotlight: Parksville vaulters to represent Canada at world championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Parksville-Qualicum Beach News

    Averill Saunders leaps into a spread kick with the support of Jessica Bentzen, middle, and Alex Ballance atop the back of Kingston during a West Coast Vaulters practice session in Parksville. Parksville's West Coast Vaulters equestrian vaulting squad will have a temporary new name when it travels to LeMans, France for the world vaulting championships in August: The team of six horseback vaulters from B.C. and Alberta qualified for the world championships with their marks in the April 23-24 Mozart Memorial Vaulting Classic and Selection Trials in Somis, Calif.

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  17. Lucy Mecklenburgh flaunts toned abs in a low-cut crop top as she...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Daily Mail

    Lucy Mecklenburgh flaunts toned abs in a low-cut crop top as she bounces back from ex Louis Smith's harsh truths about split Her ex-boyfriend, Olympic gymnast Louis Smith, served up a few home truths about their upsetting split earlier this week. But Lucy Mecklenburgh showed her former flame exactly what he's missing as she snapped a sexy selfie while enjoying a workout on Thursday morning.

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  18. China expects to send 400 athletes for Rio OlympicsRead the original story

    Thursday May 26 | Newkerala.com

    Beijing, May 26 : China expects to send a team of some 400 athletes for this summer's Rio Olympic Games, a top sports official said here on Wednesday. Four years ago, 396 Chinese athletes went to London and finished second behind the United Sates in the medals table with 88 medals including 38 golds.

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  19. Tokyo 2020 Olympics could replace human judges with robots using laser-powered 3D modellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Mirror.co.uk

    France's Marine Brevet performs on the balance beam during the artistic gymnastics test event for Rio 2016 at the Olympic Arena on April 17, 2016 Technology giant Fujitsu is developing powerful lasers that the company says could be used to screen, assess and ultimately judge a gymnasts performance. Fujitsu has teamed up with The Japan Gymnastics Association in the hope that the system could be fully implemented in time for the 2020 games.

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  20. Rio Olympics, 2016: Australia's depleted artistic gymnastics presence ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | The Age

    A Rio hotel room was awash with tears last month when, at the end of a day spent monitoring rival scores on Twitter, results from the Olympic test event confirmed that Australia's women gymnasts had failed to qualify a full Games team for the first time since Barcelona in 1992. Having missed the top-eight finish at last year's world championships that would have guaranteed it, the Australians had to place among the top four when their second, and last, chance came.

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