109: The Tumble Podcast

Aug 13, 2014 | GymCastic, Podcast

the tumble podcast

The official unofficial podcast of BBC One’s new show, Tumble.


This week Jessica and Emma chat about BBC One’s brand new show, Tumble:

  • The alleged romance between world champion, Kristin Allen and the Teen Wolf,  Bobby Lockwood.
  • Emma watched the show live and gives us all the details from inside the studio.
  • Craig Heap dissing Louis Smith!
  • Lucy Mecklenburgh vs. John Patridge — ummm, yeah.
  • Hater reviews and if they are valid or not.
  • Background on the gymnastics and acrobatic stars featured on the show.
  • The 60 and 50 year-old celebrities who are learning adult gymnastics.
  • How to find an adult gymnastics program near you!
  • Natalia Ilienko, the 1981 Floor Exercise World Champion, coaching Sarah Harding.
  • If this is the best thing that ever happened to gymnastics or not. Hint, it is!




Louis will be our very first GymCastic Book Club guest in August.

What: Read the book and submit questions about it for Louis.

How: Buy the book here, send your questions to us at  gymcastic @ gmail.com or leave a voicemail on Skype at username “GymCastic Podcast” or by dialing (415) 800-3191.

When: Submit your questions and we’ll ask Louis when he’s on the show in August.

 Gymcastic podcast book club

Related Links

Find a gymnastics program in the US on Jessica’s website masters-gymnastics.com.

Find the gymnastics program that’s right for you with a video introduction to all of the different disciplines of the sport.

LeoCards, iconic leotard postcards and posters by Meg here.

Find out more about BBC One’s Tumble on the official website.

Watch full episodes on the BBC One YouTube Channel.

If you are outside of the UK and want to watch Tumble on BBC One, you can use  TVPC.com here or FreeTVCafe.nehere.  Use at your own risk. There are a ton of play buttons that will automatically download crap onto your computer. Be extremely careful not to click on an advertisement. Less risky is using a VPN like Zenmate or GetUsVPN

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