409: Falling with Style

Jan 28, 2020 | GymCastic, Podcast

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OLYMPIC QUALIFIER NEWS

  • The American Cup rosters are out. We delve into the crazy-deep men’s field, some of the surprises of the women’s field, and what this means for Olympic qualification.
  • Jade Carey is going to Melbourne. How does this affect the race for the apparatus spots?

COLLEGE MEET NEWS

  • Kensley went to Metroplex. She shares how loud it was (very) and observations from a civilian gym viewer.
  • LSU/Florida was INTENSE: We break down the 10s, amazing meets from Trinity Thomas and Ruby Harrold, and the injury to Sarah Edwards
  • Plus, Lexy Ramler got a 10 again, what not to do when someone is trying to vault, and Derrian Gobourne showed everyone how to fall
  • Crack or Correct takes on the phenomenon that is Michigan home scoring

CLUB GYM NERD MINI-COMMISSION

  • It’s Jessica’s dream come true: a commission about Cuba!
  • We cover the highs (Artistic integrity! Originality! Annia! The Tamayo!) and the lows (federation mismanagement and funding issues) that characterize the history and legacy of Cuban gymnastics

THERE’S MORE

  • Gymternet News: The latest in Russia’s Olympic ban saga, Kristina Baskett, the NCAA doing something good (???), and various dumpster fire developments
  • Feedback: We weigh in on whether the price is worth it for the experience of going to Olympic Trials
  • We’re Still Doing This?: The argument is back on about the 10.0 in men’s college gymnastics

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