For Jordyn Wieber it’s been an exciting couple of weeks. First she rocked the ESPYs, then she met her beloved Justin Bieber. Now she’s the guest of honor at at a Sox game. Jordyn Wieber threw out the first ball etc.
The Chicago White Sox on the other hand, well they’ve have had kind of a…well, we all checked out on the White Sox a few weeks ago. Some of us never even checked...
This Jordyn Wieber article is from new Sports Bank contributor Helen Salinger. Oh, Jordyn Wieber, you looked so cute at the ESPYs the other night rocking that little purple dress. Too bad you’re also a Justin Bieber fanatic, too.
Jordyn Wieber, the Olympic gold-medal winning gymnast who is also a self-described Belieber, met Justin Bieber recently and tweeted out the news along...
#tbt One year ago this week…. love my team ❤
Click on the photo for 100 athletes making weird faces Olympic gymnast Jordyn Wieber rarely has even a hair out of place during competition, such was the case on Day 4 of the Visa Championships in August 2011. Her face, on the other hand, does look a little goofy here. As do many other athletes [...]
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Four of the US Olympics “Fab Five” gymnastics team were Bruins fans for the day.
Aly Raisman, McKayla Maroney, Gabby Douglas and Jordyn Wieber all received Bruins jerseys from general manager Peter Chiarelli on Sunday. The four Olympians were in town to perform at the TD Garden as part of their Kellogg’s Tour.
Maroney even posed with a Bruins championship ring and made here...
Some of the most competitive female athletes of our nation all came out dressed to impress, I’m talking “Nails done, Hair done, Everything did” for the 33rd Annual Salute to Women In sports Gala, this past Wednesday here in NYC. Check out a few of my favorite looks of the evening, click to see more.
Olympic gold Alex Morgan(Soccer) looked fantastic in her unique $795 Sachin...
I just finished up watching the encore of the 2012 MTV video Music awards, I thought it was OK, my boy Kevin Hart did his thing as host this year and the skits were pretty funny too. As for performances its always some artist I know, then the ones I’ve never heard of takes over the show. well you know me I’m searching for athletes and I spotted the fab five as they presented...
They've been on a whirlwind tour since the Olympics - from ''Late Night With David Letterman'' to the Empire State Building and the New York Stock Exchange - but gold-medal gymnasts Gabby Douglas and Jordyn Wieber have one more stop to make before they can truly take a breath: the White House.
President Barack Obama made the invitation in a phone call. '...
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August 17, 2012
The U.S. women's gymnastics team continues to take New York by storm and appeared as "interns" on "The Colbert Report" Wednesday night.
Host Stephen Colbert said he hired a new group of interns, who were "five bright women who just returned from study abroad in London."
When Colbert said he needed a pen, the Fierce Five— Aly Raisman, Jordyn Wieber...
Call me maybe T...
Fierce Five gold medal gymnasts Kyla Ross, Gabby Douglas, McKayla Maroney, Aly Raisman and Jordyn Wieber rang the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange in NYC yesterday — Thank the Lord the Olympics are over so we can all forget about these girls.-TO
Gabby Douglas has the same neck as Chris Bosh
Gabby Douglas | Vault – Score – 15.966
The U.S. Olympic women's gymnastics team came to New York City on Tuesday to light the Empire State Building red, white and blue in honor of their gold medal performance in London. All members of the "Fierce Five" - Aly Raisman, Gabby Douglas, McKayla Maroney, Jordyn Wieber and Kyla Ross - were on hand for the ceremony, with their gold medals around their necks...
We asked our FOXSports.com Olympics correspondents to contribute short essays about their favorite memories from London. Here are their thoughts.
The Fierce Five inspired
I had never been into gymnastics -- never been drawn into its drama, captivated by its beauty and nerves or affected by the performances that crush some dreams while completing others.
Until these Olympics...
They stood together, arms locked, Olympic gold medals around their necks and - for just a moment - between their teeth.
The cameras flashed. The exhausted Fierce Five smiled and just like that, it was over.
The best women's gymnastics team in the world - Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman, Jordyn Wieber, Kyla Ross and McKayla Maroney - then walked in single file toward the exit and...
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August 09, 2012
Now it's time to turn those golds into some green.
With gymnastics competition over, the Fierce Five got an idea of what life is going to be like now.
The U.S. women's gymnastics team got a sneak peek at their Corn Flakes box Wednesday - coming soon to a grocery store near you! - and Procter & Gamble Co. created an ad to congratulate them.
They're starting to hear...
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August 08, 2012
They gathered together again Wednesday, on virtually no sleep and sporting their historic gymnastics haul: A team gold, an individual all-around gold, a gold on the floor, a silver on the vault and a bronze on the balance beam.
The stress and pressure and even some of the individual disappointments had faded away, making room for hugs and jokes and an overpowering sense of relief...
This is how Jordyn Wieber's Olympics came to an end: talking about her disappointing individual performance these past two weeks while in the background the national anthem played, the music a poignant reminder that once again a different American had taken gold.
This time it was Aly Raisman, the same gymnast who knocked Wieber out of the all-around finals, standing atop the...
The coach of world champion Jordyn Wieber says she might have a stress fracture in her right leg.
John Geddert said Tuesday she has been dealing with pain in the leg since the US women's pre-Olympic training camp, which began in mid-July.
Wieber entered the Olympics favored to win multiple medals, including the all-around title. But she leaves London without any individual...
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August 07, 2012
Aly Raisman finishes the Olympics with more medals than any of her teammates.
Aly Raisman her final Olympic events Tuesday with a gold medal in the individual floor exercise and a bronze in the balance beam. She finishes the games with three medals. Aly Raisman ends with more medals then teammates, Gabby Douglas and Jordyn Wieber.
Raisman finished the London games with two golds...
There has, of course, been triumph - sideburned British cyclist Bradley Wiggins and powerhouse Chinese swimmer Ye Shiwen stand out. And defeat in many forms, from the near miss of American gymnast Jordyn Wieber's first, anguishing appearance to the Saudi judoka wiped from the Olympic landscape in just 82 seconds.
In swimmer Michael Phelps we have seen the already legendary pass...
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August 04, 2012
Last Tuesday, the American women became just the second US gymnastics squad to win team gold.
On Thursday, we saw a first.
Gabby Douglas became the first American woman to claim team and all-around gold in the same Olympics, completing her meteoric rise to the top of the sport.
Victoria Komova, whose Russian team finished second to the Americans in the team competition, was second...