My commentating love! ❤
“The National Coaching staff directed both gymnasts and coaches in training and lectures. Ten-time Word medalist and 2008 Olympic silver-medalist Alicia Sacramone joined the coaching ranks with National Staff members Tammy Biggs, Antonia Markova, Luminita Garcy, Neil Resnick and Dan Baker along with Liukin and Forester.”
ASac coaching= Yes X1000000000
Something about the Strausses makes me super uncomfortable.
Like, I’ll watch them and their interactions with Ebee at Trials and want to love them forever, but then I go back and watch the CNN Documentary and want them to never coach another child ever again. Maybe they’ve mellowed?
What are some of your favorite old-school (pre 2000) routines? Also I love your blog!
Some faves include:
Welp… that list became longer than I had initially planned
Hi, I love love love your blog, you are kinda like a gymnastics encyclopedia! Why do they call Paseka bee farm?
Thank you! <3
Maria is called Bee Farm because the literal google translation of her name is Maria Bee Farm
Do you know what a spring down on beam is?
No idea, sorry!
Perhaps you mean a swing down?
Mother’s Day Gymnastics:
Happy Mother’s Day: Oksana and Alisher Chusovitina (Germany/Uzbekistan)
Huang Qiushuang at the 2011 World Championships
(this may or may not be my favorite leo of all time)
I don’t understand.
I began hating this leo.
But now I am fucking obsessed with it.
Like, I want everyone to wear it. All the time.