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Height, Ages and Repeat U.S. Olympic Gymnasts

Height, Ages and Repeat U.S. Olympic Gymnasts

Those who aren't Gym Nerds tend to assume elite gymnasts only come pocket-sized and the Olympics are only a one time shot. While female gymnasts are arguably shorter than the average American adult woman, who is 5'3.8"according to the National Center for Health...

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Gymbuster: Domestic vs. International Scoring

Gymbuster: Domestic vs. International Scoring

The idea that judges at international competitions prefer—and reward—a certain style of gymnastics is a well-known myth commentators like to repeat. Though it may seem like an intentional effort to induce a collective eye roll among gymnastics fans, is this myth...

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Best Gymnastics States

Best Gymnastics States

When most people think of gymnastics factories, they think Texas. Partly because Texas gyms seem to work harder than Kathy Johnson Clarke's salivary glands, and partly because Al Trautwig tells us so. But what about other states like California? According to the...

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