110: 2014 US Championship Preview Show

Aug 19, 2014 | GymCastic, Podcast

2014 P&G Gymnastics Championships live schedule

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This week Jessica, Uncle Tim and Evan Heiter preview the 2014 P&G Championships:

  • Since Evan will be doing commentary for the preliminary competitions live broadcasts, we try to come up with new descriptions for commonly used commentary-isms!
  • We predict the winners, dark horses on each event and the all-around for the women’s junior and senior field.
  • Jessica and Evan argue about who will steal the junior show: Deanne Soza, Jordan Chiles, Nia Dennis or Norah “Lord of the Beam” Flatley.
  • A listener implores us to examine the rare and uncommon bar routine of Miss Lexy Ramler.
  • Why Rachel Baumann’s tumbling is comparable to Beyonce, and Rachel Gowey is the Laurie Hernandez of this year’s floor joy.
  • Our sentimental favorites, the kids who may not medal but we can’t wait to watch: Morgan Hurd, Lauren Navarro, Emily Gaskins, Amelia Hundley.
  • The infamous ants-in-your-pants choreography for Gabi Gheorghiu that Marta Karolyi did. 
  • We give advice about managing body image when starting adult gymnastics, celebrate our listener-scientists, and find out about all of the “country gymnastics” that our listeners do!

Related Links

Find out how to watch live here.

The 2014 WAG Rankings from The All Around here.

Keep checking The Gymternet for updates on scratches from the meet. here.

The Secret Classic by the numbers here, some sexy data from Lauren.

Interested in trying gymnastics? Discover which gymnastics discipline is right for you, including adult, acrobatics, parkour, trampoline, tumbling, group and rhythmic here. Then find an adult gymnastics class on Jessica’s website, master-gymnastics.com.

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