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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
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Nastia Liukin to serve as Indy 500 Grand Marshal

INDIANAPOLIS, Monday, May 4, 2015 – 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...
Via Tireball.com
19 days ago  |  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...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Olympic champion gymnast Kyla Ross commits to UCLA

LOS ANGELES (AP) Kyla Ross, a member of the ''Fierce Five'' gold-medal winning U.S. gymnastics team at the 2012 Olympics, has committed to UCLA but will defer enrollment until after the 2016 Olympics. Ross helped the Americans win the team gold medal in London. She won a silver medal in the all-around, bars and beam at the 2013 world championships, and the following year she helped...
Via AP on Fox
April 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Olympic gymnastics champion Gabby Douglas' family to get reality show

  Olympic women's gymnastics champion Gabrielle Douglas can add another item to her resume: TV star. The defending all-around gold medalist and her family will be featured in a new Oxygen reality show debuting later this year. The show, which will be co-produced by Douglas and her mother Natalie Hawkins among others, has the working title ''Douglas Family Gold.'' The series will...
Via AP on Fox
March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Olympic champ Gabby Douglas' family to get reality show

LOS ANGELES (AP) Olympic women's gymnastics champion Gabrielle Douglas can add another item to her resume: TV star. The defending all-around gold medalist and her family will be featured in a new Oxygen reality show debuting later this year. The show, which will be co-produced by Douglas and her mother Natalie Hawkins among others, has the working title ''Douglas Family Gold.''...
Via AP on Fox
March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman: How us gymnasts sleep on the plane!

Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman is like Bugs Bunny, apparently. How us gymnasts sleep on the plane pic.twitter.com/P4uvleCEme— Alexandra Raisman (@Aly_Raisman) March 24, 2015Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Olympic champions Douglas, Raisman returning to competition

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) The Golden Girls are back. Olympic women's gymnastics all-around champion Gabby Douglas and three-time Olympic medalist Aly Raisman will return to competition for the first time in nearly three years when they go for the U.S. at the Jesolo Cup in Italy later this month. Douglas and Raisman have not been in front of the judges since helping the U.S. win the team...
Via AP on Fox
March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

McKayla Maroney Turns 19 After a Year of Awesome Instagrams

It’s been a busy year for gymnast McKayla Maroney–who’s really had no problem from moving on past the Smirk that Charmed the World  during the 2012 Olympics. People could tell that this petite gal was packed with personality after she couldn’t hide her disgust at only winning a silver medal in London. McKayla has been enjoying her adulthood, too. She turned 18 on December...
Via COED
December 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Olympic champion Douglas back on national team

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Gabby Douglas and Aly Raisman are back on the U.S. women's national gymnastics team, a major step as the two Olympic champions point toward a return to the 2016 Rio Games. The move means Douglas, the reigning Olympic all-around champion, and Raisman, a gold medalist on floor exercise, will be available to participate in international events starting in 2015. They...
Via AP on Fox
November 25, 2014  |  Discuss

All-around gymnastics champion Simone Biles chased by bee on medal podium (Video/GIF)

17-year-old American gymnast Simone Biles won her second consecutive gold medal in the women's all-around competition at the 45th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championship in China. After receiving the medal for her display of athletic prowess, however, Biles found herself in the awkward position of being chased from the medal podium by a bee that was hiding in her bouquet of flowers...
Via Holdout Sports
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Simone Biles wins gold, gets chased off podium by bee

Nanning, China -- Simone Biles, a 17-year-old American gymnast, had just won her second consecutive all-around title at the 45th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championship today when she was about to receive her medal. And that's when the bee arrived.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return Home
Via Bob's Blitz
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

U.S. Gymnast Simone Biles Runs From Bee On Medal Podium (Video)

Simone Biles can do vault, the balance beam and the uneven bars, but she doesn’t do bees. On Friday, the 17-year-old won her second consecutive all-around title at the FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championship, but barely had time to celebrate her achievement on the medal podium before a bee started causing havoc. After the trio of winners were presented wit their medals...
Via NESN.com
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

McKayla Maroney was underage when leaked photos were taken

McKayla Maroney was underage when the leaked photos of her were taken, and her legal team is attempting to remove the hacked properties from the internet. According to TMZ, Maroney’s lawyer contacted Porn.com demanding them to remove the photos, which were spread across the internet Sunday as part of a massive celebrity hack. In the […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Lawyers: McKayla Maroney was underage in hacked photos

Porn.com has removed alleged underage nude photos of Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney, who was a victim of the massive celebrity photo hacking scandal, TMZ reports.  The gymnast’s lawyers fired off a letter to the porn site saying Maroney, 18, was underage when the nude photos were taken. They ordered the site to take down the pictures. They did.  
Via IMAGE CPR SPORTS
September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

McKayla Maroney: Leaked nude photo is fake

McKayla Maroney responded to the alleged nude photos of her that were leaked online Sunday and called them fake. Here’s what Maroney tweeted Monday morning about the photos: the fake photos of me are crazy!! was trying to rise above it all, and not give "the creator" the time of day.. BUT.. pic.twitter.com/hceQcOxYkJ — McKayla Maroney […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Sam Mikulak wins second men's title at U.S. gymnastics championships

  Sam Mikulak isn't much on regret. It's just not his thing. So there was no pep talk necessary after the easygoing Mikulak stumbled through the opening round of the U.S. men's gymnastics championships on Friday. He blew it. He knew it. And he knew he had a chance at redemption in Sunday's final. "I guess I get over things pretty easily," Mikulak said. "I'm always looking toward...
Via AP on Fox
August 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Sam Mikulak rallies for US gymnastics title

PITTSBURGH (AP) Sam Mikulak successfully defended his U.S. men's gymnastics title Sunday, rallying past Jake Dalton in the final rotation to cap a dramatic comeback. The three-time NCAA champion began the day in fourth place but surged past Dalton and former national champions John Orozco and Danell Leyva with six nearly flawless routines. Mikulak had a two-day total of 180.650...
Via AP on Fox
August 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Orozco takes lead at US gymnastics championships

PITTSBURGH (AP) John Orozco grabbed the early lead in the U.S. men's gymnastics championships on Friday, posting an all-around score of 90.750 to top a crowded field. Orozco, the 2012 national champion, continued his steady recovery from a knee injury nearly two years ago by putting together six solid rotations. He posted the highest scores of the night on parallel bars and high...
Via AP on Fox
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Celebrity First Pitch, Part 2: McKayla Maroney Cartwheels One In

We were charmed by smirking gymanst McKayla Maroney back when she begrudgingly won the Silver at the 2012 Olympics, and we’ve really been captivated by...
Via COED
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

McKayla Maroney threw out first pitch by doing gymnastics routine (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. McKayla Maroney was in Chicago on Friday and threw out the first pitch prior to the White Sox-Twins game, and she put a gymnastics twist on it. The 18-year-old Olympic gold medalist busted out what looked like a cartwheel and front handspring to bring her about 20 feet away […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

McKayla Maroney Throws Acrobatic First Pitch

McKayla Maroney throws an impressive first pitch at the White Sox game in this video.
Via Gamedayr
August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

McKayla Maroney tosses acrobatic first pitch (GIF)

Former Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney threw out an acrobatic first pitch at U.S. Cellular Field Friday night and seemed to be happy with her effort. And that's no easy accomplishment.You remember Maroney. The 2012 U.S. Olympic gold medalist who made her "McKayla is Not Impressed" stare a meme sensation.Well, here she is again before the Twins-White Sox game.We'll give her a 10.0...
Via The Other Paper
August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: McKayla Maroney Throws Out the Most Acrobatic First Pitch You'll Ever See

Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney was in Chicago Friday night to throw out the first pitch for the White Sox-Twins game. Rather than risk looking as bad as 50 Cent she opted to put her own spin--her own wind-up if you will--on the pitch.Well done Ms. Maroney. Well done indeed. Loading...
Via FatManWriting
August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

McKayla Maroney hangs with Carmelo, Michael Strahan at Kids’ Choice Awards (pics)

US women’s gymnastics star McKayla Maroney — she of the “Not Impressed” smirk that made her even more of a famous face — has turned into a prolific and provocative force on Instagram courtesy of her  frequent posting of selfies and whatnot. Maroney’s Instagram game was as strong as ever on Thursday as she attended […] The post McKayla Maroney hangs with Carmelo, Michael...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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