Olympic Champ McKayla Maroney: "I'm Not Done"
Gymnastike caught up with 2012 Olympic Champion McKayla Maroney at the 2013 Metroplex Challenge. Maroney shares what she's been up to since finishing the Tour, and discusses her future plans for gymnastics, including the 2013 World Championships and 2016 Olympic Games.
Erin Maroney, Mother of McKayla Maroney, on Raising an Olympian and Dealing with Her Daughter's Fame
Erin Maroney, mother of 2012 USA Olympic Champion McKayla Maroney, talked with Gymnastike at the 2013 Metroplex Challenge about the ups and downs of raising an Olympian and how she manages to stay calm while McKayla is competing.
McKayla Maroney, The Metroplex Challenge, and NCAA Craziness
No OMG episode this week so I recorded a quick Metroplex Challenge Recap. "OMG Lite" Here are the links to the videos I mentioned: Olympic Champ McKayla Maroney: "I'm Not Done" Metroplex Challenge AA Champ Lexie Montgomery Magnificent 7 Gold Medalist Jaycie Phelps LSU's Sophmore Sensation Rheagan Courville FX LSU (Lloimincia Hall) | Metroplex Challenge Olympic Champions McKayla Maroney and Jaycie Phelps Talk to the Crowd at the Metroplex Challenge Bridgey Caquatto's NCAA Debut http://bit.ly/11kxY4X Bridget Sloan's 9.925 Bar Routine http://bit.ly/U3odG0 Marissa King's 9.925 Vault http://bit.ly/YlOSvm
Kayla Nowak Updates Us On Her Injury
OU Senior Kayla Nowak suffered a season-ending injury in December. She shares her future plans and her new role with the team.
Olympic Champions McKayla Maroney and Jaycie Phelps Talk to the Crowd at the Metroplex Challenge
2012 Olympic Champion McKayla Maroney of the Fierce Five and Jaycie Phelps of the Magnificent Seven at the 2013 Metroplex Challenge women's NCAA session in Fort Worth.
Oregon State (Melanie Jones) - 9.875
Melanie Jones of Oregon State took the title of Gymnastike Routine of the Week with her floor performance at the 2013 Metroplex Challenge. Jones brings a more artistic, dramaticy style to the NCAA floor and her routine features unique tumbling passes. She was a member of the 2008 Australian Olympic team and is currently in her senior season with the Beavers. Other must-see routines from this weekend's gymnastics coverage on Gymnastike: - Lauren Alexander of OU's gorgeous 9.975 Beam Routine: http://bit.ly/VkeKqG - Level 10 All Around Champion Chayse Capps on floor: http://bit.ly/XboGAN - Former elite Lizzy LeDuc's 9.775 FX Routine http://bit.ly/U5nqof - The top NCAA Rings score of 2013: http://bit.ly/WiFCta - Marissa King's thrilling 9.90 FX Routine - 9.95 UB Routines from Georiga's Chelsea Davis: http://bit.ly/11mm2iQ AND LSU's Rheagan Courville: http://bit.ly/WBNtSd
Adorable 6-year-old Gymnast Performs at the Start of the Metroplex Challenge
LSU (Rheagan Courville) - 9.95
LSU Sophmore Rheagan Courville nailed her bar routine at the 2013 Metroplex Challenge to score a huge 9.95!
Chris Brooks on Olympics, DSB and 2016!
Catching up with 2012 USA Olympic team alternate Chris Brooks at the 2013 Metroplex Challenge
Georgia (Chelsea Davis) - 9.95!
Georgia's Chelsea Davis On 2013 Team Goals
Gymnastike spoke with Davis following the 2013 Metroplex Challenge. Chelsea is a former member of the women's US Senior National Team. She trained at Texas Dreams under Chris Burdette and Kim Zmeskal-Burdette before joining the University of Georgia.
Lloimincia Hall Speaks on her 10.0 Floor Routine
OU (Lauren Alexander) 9.975!
The top beam performance from the 2013 Metroplex Challenge NCAA women's session, Lauren Alexander of Oklahoma with a huge score of 9.975.
Georgia (Shayla Worley) - 9.875
Danna Durante on Expectations as the New Georgia Head Coach
Danna Durante is the new head coach for the 2013 University of Georgia women's gymnastics, taking over for Jay Clark who resigned after the 2012 season. Durante is taking over a program with high expectations at the 10-time NCAA National Champions. Durante talks about the team's performance in the 2013 Metroplex Challenge, when we'll see senior Noel Couch back in the lineups, and managing expectations.
Inside the Metorplex Challenge NCAA Warm Up
OU Head Coach K.J. Kindler Still Convinced They're an Underdog in 2013
OU Head Coach K.J. Kindler led her #2 ranked Sooners to victory at the 2013 Metroplex Challenge NCAA session over #7 LSU, #9 Georgia, #16 Oregon State, and Washington. Kindler talks about the team's highest scoring performance of the night, a 9.975 beam routine from Lauren Alexander, and updates us on the season-ending injury to Kayla Nowak.
LSU (Lloimincia Hall)
Georgia (Shayla Worley) 9.825
Georgia senior and former Orlando Metro elite Shayla Worley on beam at the 2013 Metroplex Challenge. Score: 9.825
Candace Cindell's New Role With OU Gymnastics
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