This week, we have a special episode commissioned by Club Gym Nerd member Queen Heather, who requested an episode all about memorable gymnasts and teams who finished 4th!
- Part 1: The official induction of the inaugural class of the 4th Place Hall of Fame, recognizing their lifetime achievement in the 4th place arts.
- Part 2: 4th place heartbreaks
- Part 3: When 4th place is awesome
- The Japanese women’s team in 2016
- That time Sacramone got 4th. In the ALL-AROUND.
- Part 4: 4th place debates
- The 2008 Olympic vault final–Sacramone v. Cheng
- The 2000 Olympic floor final–Justice for Moya
- Part 5: 4th place men
- Kyle Shewfelt and the 2004 vault final debacle
- The 2012 men’s team final and Kohei’s phantom handstand
- Part 6: A round of 4th place trivia, some fun 4th place factoids, and an important discussion about what award should be given to those who finish 4th.
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