Gymnastics Blog

Blog Posts
41-50 of 552 result(s)

Lovely Leotards of NCAA's Final Vote

We have searched high and low and through thousands of photos to find our favorite leos and now is the time to make your voice heard! With your help, we have found our finalists and below are the winners from each day of competition. Take a glance through these beautiful leos and then vote at the bottom for the single best leo from all of NCAA Nationals. Polls close Thursday, May 1st at midnight so make sure to get your vote in before then. Winner from Part 1: Prelims- Michigan   This gorgeous leo was designed by Michigan junior Sachi Sug...

Hot Topic Debate: Should we Change the Scoring Format in NCAA Women's Gymnastics?

In a pre-NCAA Championships interview, Miss Val of UCLA turned the tables and posed an interesting question to the fans of Gymnastike: Should we change the rules and move to a 5-up, 5-count or 6-up, 6-count format in women's NCAA Gymnastics? Great question, Val!  This topic has been debated back and forth throughout the years. Currently, women's NCAA gymnastics uses a 6-up, 5-count scoring system, meaning that six gymnasts from each team are allowed to compete on each of the four events. Then, the lowest individual score on each event wil...

Lovely Leotards of NCAA's Part 3: Event Finals

The third and final day of NCAA competition concluded with event finals and there were tons leos to choose from. It was a tough call but below are my top six leos from the final day of the final meet of the 2014 NCAA season. Don’t forget to vote at the bottom of the blog! The poll will close Sunday, April 27th at midnight. The winners from each day of competition will be combined so you can vote on the single best leo from all of NCAA Nationals. 6. Nebraska   Simple went a long way with this beautiful leo. The bright colors stand ou...

Lovely Leotards of NCAA's Part 2: Super Six

The hunt for the loveliest leo of the 2014 NCAA Nationals continues as we will look at the leos from the Super Six. This competition displayed the best of the best in gymnastics and I was impressed by the best of the best leotards as well! Below is my ranking of the leos from night two. Don’t forget to vote at the bottom of the blog! The poll will close Sunday, April 27th at midnight. The winners from each day of competition will be combined so you can vote on the single best leo from all of NCAA Nationals. 6. Georgia   My favorite ...

Lovely Leotards of NCAA's Part 1: Prelims

This year’s NCAA Nationals was the most incredible weekend of gymnastics that I’ve ever seen. There was a lot of excitement built up around the competition and it definitely lived up to the hype. However, we were so caught up in the moment that we might have overlooked a key part of the glamour- the leotards! There were three packed days of competition so we decided to split our leotard polls into three and first up will be day one- NCAA Prelims.  Make sure to cast your vote at the bottom of the blog! The poll closes on S...

It's About The Journey

It's About The Journey

Jill Hicks

April 21, 2014, 1:09pm

What an amazing NCAA Championships this past weekend. Congrats to all the competitors, teams and of course Florida and Oklahoma! I was not in attendance, but the footage I was able to watch was full of some amazing gymnastics. After the dust settles and the teams make their way back to their universities what do the athletes and coaches take away from this experience? I love the definition of journey: an act of traveling from one place to another. As a coach it is important no matter how you finish at these Championships, to evaluate the journ...

Who Should've Made Event Finals

The streamers have cleared for the 2014 NCAA Team competition, but there are still awards that need delivering in this year's Championships. Sunday, April 20 will be the final day of the meet as the top ranked gymnasts on each will contend to prove themselves as event champions. But with only one top ranked gymnast from the regular season advancing to Sunday's event final-- Bridget Sloan of Florida on vault -- we propose our own list of top routines and athletes who we think should have made event finals. These routines amazed and inspired us t...

Aly Racing to Rio?

Aly Racing to Rio?

Elizabeth Stranahan

April 17, 2014, 6:27pm

Minutes after marching off the competition arena in London, a gold medal freshly hung around her neck, Olympian Aly Raisman was bombarded by public and media attention demanding to know one thing: would she come back for Rio? Elite athletes train their entire lives hoping to achieve a sliver of the success Raisman achieved at the 2012 Games, but many wanted to know if for Raisman, that success was enough. Earlier this week, Raisman released an article to espnW expressing in her own words what the Olympic journey looks like after the Closing Ce...

The Five Routines You Must Watch at 2014 NCAA Championships

The best of collegiate gymnastics will be on display this week in Birmingham at the 2014 NCAA Women's Gymnastics Championships. And there are a few routines in particular that are worth the price of admission. Based on skill and performance quality, here are the five routines you must not miss from this year's Championships. Gymnastike Gold subscribers will have access to watch these routines and more all week from Birmingham! Click here to watch.   #5 - Bridget Sloan, Beam As the only gymnast ever to win the U.S. National, World, and NCA...

The Super Six: The Only Meet that Matters

Kim Jacob of Alabama on beam at the 2013 NCAA Championships. Photo by GymShark. In less than one week, twelve teams from across the nation will convene at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex to settle the score (literally) proving who is the best of the best at the 2014 NCAA Gymnastics Championships. The University of Alabama plays host to this year’s storied event. And after an exciting Regional round, the fight for the Super Six and that National title is sure to keep fans on the edge of their seats. Day one of competition will...

User Blogs
41-50 of 341 result(s)

Know About Colorbond Cladding Profiles

There are different types of wall cladding products offered in the market such as metal wall cladding, colorbond cladding profiles, steel cladding profiles, etc. Several homeowners prefer these products to coat interior and exterior surface of walls. Cladding is used to save walls from extreme weather conditions, dampness and UV rays. It not only protects the house, but also is an interesting method to create unique, decorative & beautiful facades. While, there are plenty of wall covering materials offered in the market, the choice of material...

Save Money With The Victoria Rain Water Tank Rebate Program

Storage units like firewood storage, water tanks, rain water tanks, etc. have gained much demand and popularity in Australia. These units are very useful for storage needs. You can get information on rain water tank rebate, etc. by taking a trip to storage unit auctions or by studying them. These auctions offer an effective way to buy number of storage items at low rates. These auctions are organized by companies, which do offer rebate on storage units like firewood storage, rainwater tanks. Companies, which manage this facility holds the auct...

My Olympic team after the 2012 Secret US Classic

Based on this competition my 5 for London are: Jordyn Wieber, Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman, Nastia Liukin, Kyla Ross. Vault: Wieber, Raisman, Ross/Douglas Uneven Bars: Liukin, Douglas, Wieber/Ross Balance Beam: Raisman, Wieber, Liukin Floor: Raisman, Wieber, Douglas/Ross Kyla Ross can be replaced by: Anna Li (UB) or McKayla Maroney (V, FX?) If my original team goes through, the alternates would be Finnegan, Maroney, and Price. CAN'T WAIT FOR VISAS! What are your teams looking like?

Website Development Change Web Application Development Fundamentals

Website expansion in currently report record corporate universe can explained as routine that includes creation, expansion as well as upkeep of website for the Internet or intranet users. Website expansion includes web design, web calm development, customer liaison, client-side/server-side scripting, web server as well as network confidence configuration, as well as e-commerce expansion for law commercial operation application. However, for dedicated web developer, “website development” customarily defines as essay content, arrangi...

hosting web adult free

hosting web adult free

Brandie Leach

May 14, 2012, 1:06am

There are several hosting web adult free and blogs on the worldwideweb which have special hosting requirements like a huge bandwidth and huge space requirements for graphic files, images, multi-media content, audio and videos.

hosting web adult free

hosting web adult free

Brandie Leach

May 14, 2012, 1:04am

There are several hosting web adult free and blogs on the worldwideweb which have special hosting requirements like a huge bandwidth and huge space requirements for graphic files, images, multi-media content, audio and videos.

Heavy Duty Machines by Foton Australia

Machines are required at all levels, whether you are using for industrial or construction purpose. They help with materials handling in an effective manner. To get the maximum output one should take help of the machines. In early days materials handling was difficult for the people during construction. But as and when time progressed, all this was overcome by advance machineries. These machineries had reduced human efforts and make their work easier. These machines are used when heavy items need to be moved from one place to another. To move s...

Maintenance of Machines – Must To Make It Work Efficiently

If your total business or manufacturing unit depends upon the machines like car hoist , load skates, glass lifting equipment, pallet handling equipment, pallet inverter and etc. it is important that you carry out regular maintenance. Maintenance of manufacturing machines and resources like car hoist, load skates , glass lifting equipment, pallet handling equipment, pallet inverter, shelving systems, stretch wrapping machine, pallet racking, industrial shelving, vacuum pipe lifter, and, etc. is an ongoing practice. Though it may be pricey, it i...

Get Any Type of Winches for Your Vehicles

Kitchen equipment is used in each and every house. You can find the appropriate equipment from online stores or by visiting the shops which are dealing with kitchen equipment. No matter whether you are serious or not about your vehicle Winches, you should keep in mind that Winches are a life saver when there is an undesirable breakdown of your vehicles while you are travelling on the road. There are many types of winches available like hydraulic winch , manual, electric winches, low and high capacity and hand winch etc. As per your requirement...

Honda Mowers the Best Trimming Machine In Town

Material handling equipment is used in industrial areas. They can be divided into positioning equipments and transport equipments. Commercial and non commercial equipments have different cost and way of working. Material handling equipment is specifically created for packaged or heavy items, for a production, shipping or storage facility they are highly used. Choosing the appropriate material handling equipment is required, as they can affect the operating efficiency and operational cost of your industry. The issues that need to be handled are...

Recent Activity