1. Chinese Acrobats Use Teammate as a Jump Rope in Olympic Routine

    There are no more gymnastics medals at stake in the 2016 Summer Olympics , but that didn't stop some Chinese acrobats from showing off. More of an after-party than an official Olympic event, the gala is not judged...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 13 days ago 6,954 reads 4 comments

  2. Simone Biles, 'Final 5' Gymnasts Get Dream Meeting with Zac Efron

    Team USA gymnast Simone Biles has let it be known that she has a crush on actor Zac Efron . As it turns out, he's a pretty big fan of Biles and Co...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 14 days ago 15,145 reads 13 comments

  3. Simone Biles Is 4th Straight American to Win Women's All-Around Gymnastics

    Fact: Simone Biles won the women's all-around in gymnastics on Thursday. She is the fourth consecutive American to win the event (Gabby Douglas: 2012, Nastia Liukin : 2008, Carly Patterson: 2004)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 19 days ago 23,954 reads 26 comments

  4. Team USA's Best Chance for Gold in Every Women's Gymnastics Event

    It's a gigantic stage for a colossal anticlimax. Though it seems a suggestion of Ruthian or Gretzkyesque proportions, the idea that Simone Biles will run roughshod over the individual gymnastics competition at the Rio Games is now perceived as a given..

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 20 days ago 3,053 reads 2 comments

  5. Is Gymnastics Among the Most Undervalued Team GB Sports at the Olympics?

    In a week where the UK sports headlines have been dominated by the lavish spending of Premier League football clubs Manchester Untied and Manchester City, gymnastics went some way ...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 22 days ago 1,640 reads 1 comments

  6. Olympic Gymnastics 2016: Live Results, Highlights from Women's Team All-Around

    The U.S. women's gymnastics team came in with all the pressure to perform, and it delivered a performance for the ages. Simone Biles, a three-time world champion and first-time Olympian, threw down the hammer on her floor routine with a 15...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 22 days ago 92,417 reads 34 comments

  7. Dominant USA Women's Gymnastics Prove Why Everyone Else Is Competing for Silver

    Given that they haven't won a medal yet, doesn't it seem a little premature to declare the five young women on the USA's gymnastics team as the best in American history? Tough...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 24 days ago 37,353 reads 26 comments

  8. USA Gymnastics Allegedly Failed to Alert Authorities to Sexual Abuse Allegations

    USA Gymnastics reportedly declined to alert authorities to a number of sexual abuse allegations made against coaches, according to Marisa Kwiatkowski, Mark Alesia and Tim Evans of the Indianapolis Star ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 27 days ago 247,748 reads 0 comments

  9. Simone Biles: From a Girl Without a Home to an Olympian on Rio's Center Stage

    SPRING, Texas — They were sitting in their living room in 2002, an otherwise ordinary winter evening on the Texas plains, when Ron Biles asked his wife the question—one that would ultimately alter the course of U...

    Lars Anderson Written by Lars Anderson about 28 days ago 203,344 reads 73 comments

  10. 2016 Summer Olympics: Complete Guide to Women's Gymnastics

    Forty years ago, Romania’s Nadia Comaneci scored the Olympics’ first perfect 10, on the uneven bars. It was something no one had seen before at the Olympic Games...

    Meri-Jo Borzilleri Written by Meri-Jo Borzilleri about 28 days ago 2,250 reads 3 comments

  11. Angel Rice Has Flipped Her Way into Becoming a World-Record Tumbler

    Even if you're not a huge fan of gymnastics or cheerleading, Angel Rice's Instagram page is a fun follow. When you watch the video above (or check out her page), you'll see why...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 29 days ago 2,972 reads 2 comments

  12. 4'8" Simone Biles Poses for Photo with Fellow Olympian Who Is 6'8"

    Athletes come in all shapes and sizes, so when you put the best of the best together in one place, you are bound to see some crazy things. Just look at this photo...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 29 days ago 20,007 reads 6 comments