Tokyo Olympics: Event Finals Day Two Women’s Floor, Men’s Vault and Rings

Aug 2, 2021 | GymCastic, Podcast

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Our immediate reactions after watching the second day of event finals at the Tokyo Olympics. Today, women’s floor, men’s vault and rings:

All the details you didn’t see on tv, direct from Tokyo:

  • Jade Carey is an Olympic Champion! 
  • The first Olympic medal for Vanessa Ferrari, 2006 World AA Champion and FOUR time Olympian!
  • Second Olympic medals in women’s gymnastics EVER for Italy and Japan 
  • First gymnastics Olympic medal for Armenia with Artur Davtyan’s bronze on vault
  • Shin Jeahawn won gold on vault for Korea.There were two sets of ties in vault finals. We’ll explain how they were broken. 
  • Liu Yang won gold on rings for China proving that judges aren’t above some bonus points for a slow jazz head roll mid-iron cross! 
  • There was an UNBROKEN tie between Melnikova and Mai and they gave eachother their flowers!

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