The No. 1 Gymnastics Podcast in the Galaxy

250: Cluj European Championships

LISTEN HERE

IN THE NEWS

In the news, Uncle Tim, Spencer, Lauren, and Jessica chat about:

  • European Championships (2:00):
    • Results Finals Day One, Finals Day Two
    • Broken heart moments
    • Euros highlights and lowlights:
      • Devillard won the vault title with a Rudi + DTY
      • Dragulescu won the FX title in Cluj
      • Angelina Melnkiova (RUS) coming back from heartbreak to win floor.
      • Nina Derwael UB win 14.633 (6.1), first ever for Belgium!
      • Eleftherios Petrounias (GRE) mindset perspective.
      • Braegger (14.933 / 6.8) slayed Cluj with this HB
      • Oleg won another PB gold!
      • Ponor winning beam gold at home.
      • Maria Paseka had a 9.95 in NCAA, stuck cold DTY 
      • Eremina near face-plant on beam
    • The Massive scoring error on Ponro’s floor routine that took 30 minutes to correct (25:06)
    • Our favorite skills, combos or single routines
      • Oleg not dying, even though he balked on his HB dismount
      • Artur Dalaloyan (RUS) TTY
      • Belyavskiy took PH gold when Berki incurred a 0.3 deduction for mounting late!
      • Evangelia Plyta bars – Maloney + Deltchev, Tkachev + Gienger
      • Ana Filipa Martins (PRT) return to competition
      • Best combo: Paseka vault + reaction lady (“State Bird of the Gymternet” is Euros vault gif lady)
      • Mr. 6-feet-tall Shatilov is back with a double front pike half out
      • Vendula Merkova’s (CZE) Onodi to Y turn; kicking booty spin, on beam
    • Shennanigans (43:50):
      • Bellu making his old athletes do abs in Cluj
      • How media etiquette differes from country to country
      • Crowd reactions and fans
      • Valentina Rodionenko is blaming the judges for the WAG AA results
  • Men’s NCAA Championship (59:00)

GYMTERNET NEWS

Our weekly roundup of the latest news stories from around the gymternet include:

  • Head coach Danna Durante fired  from University of Georgia (1:06:48)
  • Lacy Dagen, Ashley Hiller granted releases from Florida and Jazzy Foberg is going to Florida early
  • USA Gymnastics Sexual Abuse Investigation (1:17:24):
    • Joe Catrambone  arrested and jailed for alleged sexual and physical abuse at Atlantic Coast Gymnastics in New Jersey
      • US Elite gymnast, Margzetta Frazier and her family reported Joe Catrambone’s verbal abuse in 2015.
      • Tina Frazer talked to us about why she thinks this situation could have been avoided.
    • Nassar:
      • 3 more MSU Title IX inquires find Nassar violated policies
      • Appeals court won’t toss lawsuit against USA Gymnastics 
      • Nassar’s abuse didn’t stop with the USAGym team; it apparently has affected the Romanian National Team, too
      • Doctor at center of USA Gymnastics scandal left warning signs at Michigan State
      • Nassar’s foundation appears to have violated state law since 2014
      • After Nassar: A community responds to a local face shrouded in national scandal
      • Newest accuser in Nassar case says she was sexually abused in 1992
      • Karmerin Moore Video explaining how Nassar asked to videotape her at age 13
      • Radio interview with Nassar supporter who had intravaginal adjustment
  • More Gymternet News (1:27:35):
    • Mihai’s thoughts on his first National Team Camp in Australia
    • 16-year-old Russian elite gymnast claims coaching neglect resulted in hip replacement
    • Thema Williams’s multi-million dollar lawsuit against the Trinidad and Tobago Gymnastics Federation will proceed
    • Ashleigh Gnat can casually do an Amanar
    • Nadia controversy
    • Gymnastics legend Nadia Comaneci defends Ilie Nastase after shameful Fed Cup outburst
    • Gymnastics great Nadia blasts ‘offensive’ Nastase
    • We pitch Disney shows for Laurie Hernandez (spoiler alert, we all hate live action Disney kids TV shows)

RELATED LINKS

ITELITE.org 

SUPPORT THE SHOW

  • Join Club Gym Nerd here.
  • Buy one of our awesome shirts here.

RELATED EPISODES

MORE WAYS TO LISTEN 

GymCastic Itunes Icon stitcher-icon

  tumblr Google+

Creative Commons License

2 COMMENTS

Subscribe
Notify of
guest
2 Comments
Oldest
Newest Most Voted
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
anon
anon
5 years ago

Where can I find the videos of Paseka doing crazy shit you talked about?

Emma
Emma
5 years ago

“Cotton Eyed Joe for every one of the American rhythmic gymnasts” now that’s officially the best thing I’ve ever heard still can’t stop laughing!!!

Other episodes

Join the club!

2
0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x