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  1. County by county: Collin County briefs for Feb. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Dallas Morning News

    ... events at the Embassy Suites Hotel & Conference Center and WOGA Frisco. As part of the event, Olympic champion Nastia Liukin will bring her "A Day to Shine" tour to the Embassy Suites Hotel & Conference Center from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Feb. 13. Liukin ...

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  2. Prudential Center to host 2016 AT&T American CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Double G Sports

    ... won the titles at the 2015 AT&T American Cup. Held annually in conjunction with the AT&T American Cup, the Nastia Liukin Cup is named after Nastia Liukin, the 2008 Olympic all-around champion who has five Olympic and nine World medals to her credit. ...

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  3. Jay Gearan: Algonquin gymnasts have balanced backgroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... that's what I love about gymnastics,” said Brazeau, whose favorite all-time gymnast is Olympic champion Nastia Liukin . “I love the performance part of it. The graceful gymnasts can really express themselves as if they're telling you a ...

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  4. Simone Biles named U.S. Olympic Committee's female athlete of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... gymnast, all from Texas, to win the USOC award, joining Kim Zmeskal of Houston in 1991 and Carly Patterson and Nastia Liukin of suburban Dallas in 2004 and 2008, respectively. Biles, who trains at the family-owned World Champions Centre in Spring, ...

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  5. Tour to Shine down on Giant GymnasticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | The Advertiser News (South)

    ... champion. Liukin is a student at New York University, a commentator for NBC Sports and the founder of the Nastia Liukin Fund. More recently, Liukin has been touring the country to meet with groups of young girls to tell them her story, and encourage ...

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  6. Four Sign NLIs to Join Women's Gymnastics ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | MGo Blue

    ... seventh in the all-around at the 2015 Junior Olympic Nationals * Placed sixth in the all-around at the 2015 Nastia Liukin Cup * Fifth-place finish on beam and 15th in the all-around at the 2014 Junior Olympic Nationals * Three top-10 finishes at the ...

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  7. Brookfield Gym to Host 5-Time Olympic MedalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Patch.com

    Nastia Liukin, five-time Olympic medalist in Women's Artistic Gymnastics, will visit Brookfield's Kratos Fitness and Acrobatics in November Nastia Liukin is a five-time Olympic medalist in Women's Artistic Gymnastics, including winning a gold medal in the Individual all-around, silver medals on the uneven bars, balance beam and as a part of Team USA and a bronze medal on the floor exercise. Ashley Anton, owner of the gym, was excited to tell Patch: "Nastia Liukin saw how advanced one of our gymnasts is online and that is why she added us as a stop on her Shine Tour."

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  8. Champions Gymnastics Club Celebrates National Gymnastics DayRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2015 | PR.com

    ... children to participate in the sport, while also giving the opportunity to apply for a grant from the Nastia Liukin Fund. Champions Gymnastics Club is a family business founded in 2012 by Valentin and Tanya Ivanov and their daughter Magdalena ...

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  9. Laila Ali, Ryan McDonagh, Nastia Liukin: Kids Should Play Multiple SportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2015 | The Post Game

    ... joined forces with New York Rangers captain Ryan McDonagh and 2008 Olympic all-around gymnastics gold medalist Nastia Liukin to promote multi-sport play for children. "This is what I do on a daily basis now," Ali says. "It's about playing any sport ...

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  10. Gymnastics coach who worked with silver medalists at 2008 Beijing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... into jail Monday on one count of felony child molesting The 2008 US gymnastics team (L to R: Shawn Johnson, Nastia Liukin, Chellsie Memmel, Samantha Peszek, Alicia Sacramone and Bridget Sloan) display their silver medals from the team all-around The ...

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  11. Olympic gold medalist Nastia Liukin shines at Edison cheer campRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    The two-hour event - part motivational speech, part meet and greet - highlighted the importance of self-esteem and goal setting for women of all ages. Olympic gold medalist, Nastia Liukin, chats about her experiences during a stop on her Shine tour at the New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center in Edison, NJ 8/19/15 (Alex Remnick "Especially in today's society, I think with social media, and so many other things, it's really important for girls to be true to who they are and know that it's OK to just be you - and not try to be somebody else for anybody else," Liukin, 25, said.

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  12. 'Dancing With the Stars' judge exitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | CNN

    ... be a winner in the music world. She performed her hit song "2 Steps Away" on the finale. Olympic gymnast Nastia Liukin was already a winner when she was paired with pro dancer and Derek Hough. Nevermind that she was kicked off the show. She was an ...

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  13. Will focus on one sport make your child a star athlete?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | CBS News

    ... months out of the year, at the exclusion of other sports," Wallace said. Some athletes, like Olympic champion Nastia Liukin, achieved success following more rigorous training programs. At the World Olympic Gymnastics Academy many, like Liukin, begin ...

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  14. Douglas, other Fierce Five gymnasts eye Rio 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2015 | USA Today

    ... team for a second time. "It's harder than it was that first kind of half of your career and your life," said Nastia Liukin, whose attempt to make the 2012 team fell short after she won five medals in Beijing. "And so that's why it's even more ...

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  15. SportsSimone Biles wins third straight all-around titleSimone Biles...Read the original story

    Aug 15, 2015 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... March's American Cup (62.299) and last month's U.S. Classic (62.40). Biles' total was less than the 63.325 by Nastia Liukin (featuring a 16.65 on bars) from the 2008 Olympics and greater than Douglas' 62.232 from 2012. "Maybe I was just trying a ...

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  16. Martha Karolyia s legacy and influence will continue during her retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... expected to be Valeri Liukin, the former Russian gold medal-winning gymnast and father of 2008 gold medalist Nastia Liukin, who now works as a development coordinator for the federation, and former University of Florida coach Rhonda Faehn, who ...

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  17. Phenom swimmer Katie Ledecky misses cut for Coke's Olympic marketing teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | Sporting News

    ... Coke was rolling out its program. Instead, swimmer Nathan Adrian, decathlete Ashton Eaton, retired gymnast Nastia Liukin, runner Leo Manzano, paralympian Tatyana McFadden and soccer player Alex Morgan will be featured on the cans as part of Coke's ...

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  18. Fitness studio starts female-focused campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    ... in October 2013 at 5 Marine View Plaza near First Street with Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer and Olympic gymnast, Nastia Liukin. "Work It Out has grown so organically," said Descalzi. "I really wanted it to be a community-driven business and the way that ...

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  19. Simone Biles competes on the balance beam during the U.S. Classic gymnastics meet July 25.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... U.S. women have won the last three all-around gold medals - Dallas-area gymnasts Carly Patterson in 2004 and Nastia Liukin in 2008 and Gabrielle Douglas in 2012 - and Biles has won the last two national titles and International Gymnastics Federation ...

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  20. Douglas on schedule for next month's nationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... heavily if she wants to soar to heights even the all-time greats - from Nadia Comaneci to Mary Lou Retton to Nastia Liukin - never reached. All three Olympic champions tried to extend their careers following their golden moment. Comaneci came the ...

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