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2016 USA Olympic Trials Day 1: Nothing and Everything is Different, As Usual

Recap and thoughts on Day 1 of the 2016 Olympic Trials.

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2016 Pacific Rim Championships USA Team Preview

The United States announced the gymnasts who will represent the red, white, and blue at the 2016 Pacific Rim Championships in Everett, Washington starting April 8. 

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2016 AT&T American Cup Preview

The most prestigious international gymnastics competition held on American soil is finally almost here! The 2016 ATT American Cup will take place on Saturday, March 5th at The Prudential Center in New Jersey, USA and will last roughly 4.75 days. 

World Championships 2015
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2015 Worlds Event Finals: The Simone Show Part 3 Act 2

GymMapStics continues to recap, review, and rehash events from almost a month ago! Vamos!

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2015 World Championships Team Preview: USA

The United States World Championship team includes the reigning World all around, beam, and floor champion, the reigning Olympic all around champion, the reigning Olympic floor champion, an individual World bronze medalist, a team World gold medalist and bars specialist, the dark horse of the quad, and an NCAA gymnast. The seven gymnasts below will…

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Eleven Impressive and Unique Skills from 2015 P&G Championships

Gymnasts requires much more strategy than most laymen believe. Each skill has a defined point value and gymnasts endeavor to accumulate a greater number of points than one’s opponent and claim the victory. More difficult skills naturally earn a gymnast more points and often times the risk of the more difficult skill does not outweigh the…

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‘Tard Talk. That’s Short for Leotard. P&G Championships Day 2 Edition

Another day of P&G Championships, another set of leotards to rip apart! Figuratively, of course. Unless you are in need of new practice leotards and have a bunch of old competition leos and tear off the sleeves and all of sudden have some new tank leos! Same deal as before with the sloth and copyright confusion….

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Strengths and Weaknesses of the World Championship Training Squad – Oldies and Newbies

The entire 2014 gold medal winning United States World Championship team will attend the 2015 World Championship training camps as will the gymnasts below, who are a combination of oldies making returns to the sport and newbies trying to navigate the path to a World Championships for the first time.

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The Steady Incline of Maggie Nichols

  Maggie Nichols did not make much of splash when she entered the senior elite arena. She did not display particularly flashy gymnastics and did not have a singular event on which she performed especially well. Additionally, the impending senior debuts of superstar juniors such as Katelyln Ohashi and Lexie Priessman and the sudden appearance of Simone…

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