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Nastia Liukin reveals how the American Cup set the tone for her 2008 Olympic journey

U.S. gymnast Nastia Liukin captivated the nation with her performances at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. She not only won the individual all-around gold medal at those Games, but also X and helped the U.S. team win a silver medal behind the host country in the team competition. So what was the secret to her Olympic success? The 27-year-old revealed to Excelle Sports on Thursday...
Via Excelle Sports
March 02, 2017

Valeri Liukin to take over Karolyi's spot as USA Gymnastics team coordinator

INDIANAPOLIS -- USA Gymnastics didn't look far for to find Martha Karolyi's successor as the leader of its powerhouse women's program.Valeri Liukin, a four-time Olympic medalist and father of 2008 Olympic champion Nastia Liukin, was chosen the successor to Karolyi on Friday. Karolyi retired last month after guiding Team USA to nine medals at the Rio Olympics, including four golds...
Via Associated Press
September 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Madison Kocian; Team USA’s bar specialist

When people think of the 2016 USA Olympic Gymnastics Team, they likely do not think of one of the key pieces. The United States of America is strong on vault, beam, and floor exercise, but they are the weakest on the bars. That is where event specialist, Madison Kocian, comes in clutch. Her beautiful elegance on the event is what helps to round out the five woman team and make it...
Via isportsweb.com
August 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Big Names: Mike Breen, Nastia Liukin, Albert Breer

ESPN has extended its lead NBA voice. In other news, Nastia Liukin will call Olympic gymnastics for NBC, and NFL Network reportedly suspended Albert Breer for the last few weeks of his contract. ESPN Extends Breen ESPN has reached a multi-year contract extension with its lead NBA play-by-play voice Mike Breen, the network announced Wednesday. [...]
Via Sports Media Watch
June 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Olympic gymnastics champion Nastia Liukin engaged

Nastia Liukin has some bling to do with her Olympic gold. The 2008 Olympic all-around gymnastics champion announced her engagement to Matt Lombardi on Monday. The 25-year-old posted a picture on her Twitter account of her ring finger sporting a sizable rock with Lombardi celebrating in the background. Liukin, 25, who won five medals at the 2008 Games in Tokyo, recently finished fourth...
Via Associated Press
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Olympic champion Nastia Liukin engaged

Nastia Liukin has some bling to do with her Olympic gold. The 2008 Olympic all-around gymnastics champion announced her engagement to Ryan Lombardi on Monday. The 25-year-old posted a picture on her Twitter account of her ring finger sporting a sizable rock with Lombardi celebrating in the background. Liukin, 25, who won five medals at the 2008 Games in Tokyo, recently finished fourth...
Via Associated Press
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Nastia Liukin Gets Engaged To Ex-BC Hockey Player Matt Lombardi (Photos)

Nastia Liukin is done winning gold medals, but she earned some pretty impressive hardware Monday. The former Olympic gymnast, who won a total of five medals at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, took to Twitter on Monday to announce her engagement to former Boston College hockey player Matt Lombardi. So this just happened... @matt_lombardi http://t.co/jGdyEDdd9C—...
Via NESN.com
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Nastia Liukin engaged to Matt Lombardi

Nastia Liukin is off the market. The Olympic gold medal-winning gymnast got engaged to boyfriend Matt Lombardi and announced the news over Twitter Monday. Lombardi is a former BC hockey player. Here is his bio for the company he co-founded — Venture Up: Matt is a two time Boston College ice hockey National Champion playing...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

VICS: Olympic gold medalist Nastia Liukin to serve as grand marshal of Indianapolis 500

Nastia Liukin, the individual all-around gold medalist at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing and one of the most successful gymnasts in U.S. history, will serve as grand marshal of the 99th Indianapolis 500 on May 24. As part of her duties, Liukin will walk the red carpet, take a parade lap around the 2.5-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval and be announced to the crowd prior to...
Via On Pit Road
May 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Olympic gold medalist Nastia Liukin to serve as 2015 Indianapolis 500 Grand Marshal

Nastia Liukin, the individual all-around gold medalist at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing and one of the most successful gymnasts in U.S. history, will serve as Grand Marshal of the 99th Indianapolis 500 on May 24. As part of her duties as Grand Marshal, Liukin will appear on the red carpet, take a parade lap around the famed 2.5-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval and be announced...
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