US World Team Trials
You can rewatch (or just watch) the replay streams on USAG’s Youtube.
- The US worlds team has been announced!
- Jessica tries to make Spencer start with positives. It barely works.
- Spencer’s Rage-O-Meter about uneven floor carpets, Microsoft Excel, and small sample sizes
- Why there’s a disconnect between the team selection and the written selection procedures
- Riley McCusker withdrew from camp with mild rhabdomyalasis – what we know, and what we don’t
- Breaking down the major performances from camp that earned worlds tickets
- Why doesn’t Faith Torrez have an FIG license?
World Championships Preview
- Women’s storylines
- Is a team upset coming? We talk France and Italy
- Last-minute Russian team changes (of course)
- All-around medal possibilities for Melanie and Ellie
- Olympic qualification implications
- Breakout star nominees Li Shijia and Giorgia Villa
- Why bars and beam will be amazing and vault will be better than usual
- Jessica’s feelings storylines
- Men’s storylines
- What’s the same and what’s different from 2018?
- Kensley previews the bubble teams, the likely contenders for the all-around, the best event finals (pommel horse is one of them, just deal), and who can take advantage of the absences of Kenzo and Kohei for medals.
- Plus, Simone Medal Watch Count and your feedback
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