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Behind The Scenes: Stories from DC

Behind The Scenes: Stories from DC

Behind The Scenes: Jessica had a family member working in one of the buildings with a bomb during the coup attempt. We recall fond memories of evacuation drills. A pelvic floor therapist weighs in on males sitting down to pee (the answer is yes, you should do it);...

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Behind The Scenes: How Ivan Survived a Coup

Behind The Scenes: How Ivan Survived a Coup

Behind The Scenes: We are back with our first BTS of the year. In light of the events of January 6th in DC, we thought it would be a good time to get to know the behind the scenes, GymCastic Crew. Long time GymCastic staff member, Ivan joins us to share his experience...

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Behind The Scenes: Of Santa

Behind The Scenes: Of Santa

Behind The Scenes: So many holiday tradition suggestions for last week's listener; our questions about sports + periods pre tampons; more info on banned skills including these kinds of vaults; NCAA judging; Kathy Johnson merch; why do we get so many comments if we say...

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Episode 19: Andreea Raducan

This week we had the honor of talking with ex-2000 Olympic all-around champion Andreea Raducan. Raducan's gold medal was taken away from her after she tested positive for the banned stimulant ephedrine. The drug was in the cold medication she was given by the team...

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Episode 18: Bridget Sloan

  This week we talk to 2009 World All-Around Champion and University of Florida freshman, Bridget Sloan. She tells us about the transition to NCAA gymnastics, the athletic trainer who she calls her surrogate father, air pollution at the Beijing Olympics, age...

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Episode 16: Elizabeth Price

This week we talk to 16-year-old Elizabeth Price of Parkettes. She's coming off a stellar year, being named alternate to the 2012 Olympic Team, then winning back-to-back all-around titles at the Stuttgart and Glasgow World Cups. Next month, she'll be joining Kyla...

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