Gymnastics

 
American gymnast Simone Biles has been chosen to carry the US flag during the Closing Ceremonies at the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games on Sunday.

Simone Biles selected as Team USA’s Closing Ceremonies flag bearer

By Kelyn Soong, The Washington Post on Aug. 20, 2016, at 6:50 p.m.
The Spring, Texas, resident won gold in team competition, individual all-around, vault and floor exercise and bronze in the balance beam.

Leslie Jones took on Twitter trolls — now she’s launched an outpouring of love for Gabby Douglas

By Travis M. Andrews, Washington Post on Aug. 16, 2016, at 2:15 p.m.
Simone Biles of USA celebrates winning the gold in the women's vault final.

Simone Biles wins vault for third gold medal at Rio Games

By Liz Clarke, Washington Post on Aug. 14, 2016, at 6:03 p.m.
Simone Biles of USA (left) and Alexandra Raisman of USA celebrate winning gold and silver respectively at the women's individual all-around final.

Coronation complete as Simone Biles wins all-around gold

By Pritha Sarkar, Reuters on Aug. 11, 2016, at 7:20 p.m.
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Dutch gymnast sent home from Olympics for partying too hard

By Marissa Payne, The Washington Post on Aug. 09, 2016, at 11:38 a.m.
Yuri van Gelder, the Dutch gymnast who earned the nickname “Lord of the Rings” for his world-champion performance on that apparatus, will leave Rio de Janeiro, possibly with a new social-media driven moniker: “Lord of the Drinks.”

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TV Radio schedule for August 23-24, 2014

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TV Radio sports schedule for August 16, 2013

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Gold medal winner Gabrielle Douglas of the U.S. competes on the beam in the women's individual all-around during the Summer Olympic Games in London. Douglas was named AP female athlete of the year.

Gymnast Gabby Douglas named AP female athlete of the year

The Associated Press on Dec. 21, 2012, at 8:19 p.m.

Olympic roundup: LeBron helps US beat Spain in tight basketball final

By Jay Cohen, The Associated Press on Aug. 12, 2012, at 6:08 p.m.

Russia’s Mustafina wins bars gold; Britain’s Tweddle gets 1st medal

By Nancy Armour, The Associated Press on Aug. 06, 2012, at 6:21 p.m.
Gabrielle Douglas of the United States competes on the beam on her way to winning gold in the women's individual all-around gymastics competition during the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London, England, on Thursday, August 2, 2012.

Gabby Douglas wins all-around title for her second gold

By Nancy Armour, The Associated Press on Aug. 02, 2012, at 6:17 p.m.

Golden again, US women’s gymnastics team wins 1st Olympic title since ’96

By Nancy Armour, The Associated Press on July 31, 2012, at 4:55 p.m.

US tops Russia, China in women’s gym qualifying

By Nancy Armour, The Associated Press on July 29, 2012, at 7:16 p.m.

Friend or foe, US gymnasts don’t mind who watches

By Nancy Armour, The Associated Press on July 27, 2012, at 6:43 p.m.
Jonathan Horton rubs chalk on the parallel bars while preparing to compete during the preliminary round of the men's Olympic gymnastics trials in San Jose, Calif., on June 28.

Gymnasts find unusual ways to get a grip on things

By Nancy Armour, The Associated Press on July 08, 2012, at 9:27 p.m.

Youngest Team USA gymnastics member Kyla Ross grows up quickly

By Will Graves, The Associated Press on July 02, 2012, at 7:30 p.m.

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Mikulak shines on first day of gymnastics trials

By Will Graves, The Associated Press on June 28, 2012, at 8:57 p.m.

Uchimura runs away with 3rd world gym title in row

The Associated Press on Oct. 14, 2011, at 5:58 p.m.