Club Gym Nerd members can watch the podcast being recorded (pre-edits with all the bloopers and blunders that don’t make it onto the final show) and see video clips of the gymnastics while we discuss.
WOMEN’S EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
Olly Hogben is with us this week to discuss everything that happened at European Championships last weekend including
- Larisa Iordache’s Simone Slam in her return to international competition
- Ukraine’s dramatic team final victory and the saga of Larisa’s floor routine
- Goksu Uctas Sanli and the floor inquiry heard ’round the world
- Nation after nation making first-time history
- The travails of Luxembourg’s quest to qualify to the team final
- Don’t miss: Olly being so eloquent about the beauty of humanity and sport that he makes Jessica cry
In the gymternet news, LSU’s Gymnastics 101 provokes an epic COVID rage-o-meter, including this article in Time about cancelling college season. Plus, we discuss USAG’s athlete bill of rights, Gymnasts for Change, and a paper on bias in gymnastics judging.
HOW TO COPE WHILE WE ARE ON VACATION
- Watch our Fundraiser for Feeding America where we instructed the gymnastics world on proper artistry: How Not To Be Basic
- Listen to Jessica’s interview with The End of Sports podcast
- The Shift Show where Jessica and Dave Tilly nerd out about science and gymnastics culture
- Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Bias in Gymnastics series LGBT panel moderated by Ms. O’Beirne.
- Listen to our archives here.
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