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2019 World Championships Results — The Gymternet

Results from the 2019 World Championships, held from October 4 through October 13 in Stuttgart, Germany. via 2019 World Championships Results — The Gymternet

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Serena Williams beaten by Simona Halep in Wimbledon final, denied history — OlympicTalk

Simona Halep won Wimbledon over Serena Williams. via Serena Williams beaten by Simona Halep in Wimbledon final, denied history — OlympicTalk

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An Open Letter to the Sister Survivors — The Gymternet

An op-ed from gymnastics fan and occasional reporter Izzi Baskin. via An Open Letter to the Sister Survivors — The Gymternet

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Things Are Happening – May 9, 2019 — The Balance Beam Situation

A. The loser is everyone Scott Reid at the OC Register has a bunch more information this week about the wildly typical and predictable barf-trench that was USAG’s attempted hiring of Edward Nyman as its first ever director of sports … Continue reading

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April 2019 in Films — the diary of a film history fanatic

Apologies for the tardiness of this post. I moved into a new apartment (yay!) right before the beginning of the month, but didn’t have internet for a week (boo!). At long last I have the internet again! You will notice … Continue reading

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Things Are Happening – November 6, 2018 — The Balance Beam Situation

A. USAG, please pack your knives and go Can’t a fandom just have one measly second after worlds to decompress? Apparently not. On Monday, the USOC’s new CEO Sarah Hirshland sent an open letter to the gymnastics community in which … Continue reading

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The End of a Kerry — The Balance Beam Situation

We’ll always have all the empowerment. Yes, the longest nine months in the history of the human timeline (it was only NINE MONTHS) are finally over. The USOC has forced Kerry Perry to resign her position as CEO of USA … Continue reading

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