IN THE NEWS
- The American Cup & Nastia Cup:
- Our favorite routines of the weekend from Yul Moldauer and Colbi Flory’s beam to Sam Oldham floor
- The Bart Deurloo Story – crotch vs pommel horse
- Elite Code trends e.g., Dos Santos no pause before acro skill on beam, front tumbling and wolf turns-in-a-row-hell
- Which was better: American Cup, Nastia Cup or any NCAA meet
- Ignorant things Al Trautwig said
- The Nastia Interview about Nassar
- NCAA Update (43:10)
Our weekly roundup of the latest news stories from around the gymternet include:
- Aly Raisman’s coach, Mihai Brestyan, is the new Australian national team coach.
- Romanian, Swedish, Canadian and Russian news
- Simone Biles broke her rib on the post-Olympic tour but didn’t get a diagnosis for two and a half weeks!
- USA Gymnastics Sexual Abuse Investigation:
- LEGISLATION: Senator Diane Feinstein introduced her bill (S534), read the text of the bill here and her press release here.
- Call your representative (find them here) to thank or tell them to pass this bill!
- To support the victims use hashtag #GymJaneDoe
- THE DOCUMENTS:
- A judge released 5,600 pages of court records detailing how USAGym handled sexual abuse allegations over 10 years
- Allow a convicted sex offender to keep his membership? A USA Gymnastics regional chairman supported that
- Here’s USAGym’s statement on the decision to release 54 administrative files related to sexual misconduct
- “The coach is as much a member as the athlete,” President Steve Penny testified in records re: sex abuse
- The unsealed documents include emails from USA Gymnastics to coaches, FBI Interviews, and more
- Why was the FBI so slow to investigate Larry Nassar?
- Letter from a transgender gymnast
- Defamation vs. banning abusers
SUPPORT THE SHOW
- 242: Standards
- 241: The Pittsburgh Incident
- 240: Chalkography
- 163: ENOUGH
- 221: Jane Doe vs. USAG Doctor
- 222: New King
- 223: Tasha Schwikert
- 224: Age of the Pegan
- 226: FIG Regime Change
- 227: Jane Doe2 Sues Karolyis
- 229: All Good Things Come To Those Who Cowboy
- 234: Chris Brooks
- 233: Danell Leyva 2016
- 232: Conflict of Interest
- 235: Happy 2017!
- 240: Chalkography
- 239: Elite Canada, Reykjavik & NCAA
- 56: Preventing Abuse in Gymnastics