Home / International News

Category Archives: International News

Feed Subscription

Rhythmic Gymnast Laura Zeng Places Seventh At World Games

Rhythmic Gymnast Laura Zeng Places Seventh At World Games

Gymnastics News Network By:  Eileen Patchey   US Rhythmic gymnast Laura Zeng scored a 15.350 and placed seventh in the ball final at the 2017 World Games in Wroclaw, Poland.  Zeng, a 2016 Olympian and three-time U.S. rhythmic champion, advanced to the ball final by placing eighth in the qualification round. Zeng suffered an unfortunate neutral deduction of .600 in ...

Read More »

Norah Flatley Retires From Elite Gymnastics

Norah Flatley Retires From Elite Gymnastics

Gymnastics News Network By:  Eileen Patchey Elite gymnast Norah Flatley has announced that she will no longer be competing  at the elite level.  Flately will continue train at Chow’s Gymnastics in Iowa, and will return to JO level 10 in preparation for joining UCLA in 2018. Flatley qualified to Junior International Elite status in 2013 having no previous Hopes or ...

Read More »

Utah Gymnastics Adds Dockendorf As Volunteer Assistant Coach

Utah Gymnastics Adds Dockendorf As Volunteer Assistant Coach

Gymnastics News Network By:  Eileen Patchey   Carly Dockendorf has joined the Utah gymnastics staff as a volunteer assistant coach. Dockendorf, who will serve as the team’s choreographer, comes to Utah after six seasons at Seattle Pacific as an assistant gymnastics coach (2009, 2013-17) and three seasons as an assistant track and field coach (2010-12). Returning to the SPU gymnastics ...

Read More »

NY Special Olympians to Compete in Gymnastics State Meet

NY Special Olympians to Compete in Gymnastics State Meet

Gymnastics News Network By:  Eileen Patchey World Class Gymnastics Academy in Latham, New York has sent their fair share of athletes to college teams, but what many people don’t know is that they also have a lesser known group that they coach.  These athletes are equally as hard working, dedicated, and passionate about their sport but sometimes aren’t afforded the ...

Read More »

Not Slowing Down – Whittenburg Getting Stronger With New Skill

Not Slowing Down – Whittenburg Getting Stronger With New Skill

Gymnastics News Network By Terri Laymon Donnell Whittenburg will turn 23 years old this August, but he is not slowing down! After the devastation of only becoming an alternate for the 2016 Olympics, Whittenburg has hit this year with goals set high and ready to accomplish his plans. One goal Whittenburg has checked off his goal list is the ability ...

Read More »

Gymnastics Coach Banned In Romania For Abuse Faces Abuse Allegations In The USA

Gymnastics Coach Banned In Romania For Abuse Faces Abuse Allegations In The USA

Gymnastics News Network -Posted by Brandon Chaney Recently GNN added a tip line to our website. We wanted to give people in the community a voice. We knew there were still victims out there. We also knew that parents and coaches were eager to make sure gymnastics stayed a safe sport. What we quickly realized as tip after tip came in, there ...

Read More »

Happy Birthday To The Legendary Gymnast – Olga Korbut

Happy Birthday To The Legendary Gymnast – Olga Korbut

Gymnastics News Network By Terri Laymon Happy 62nd Birthday to the Legendary Gymnast – Olga Korbut! You have inspired us all and you have changed the world of gymnastics to what we know today. All the best from the staff at GNN! CLICK HERE TO READ THE REST OF THE HEADLINES GNN Source: YouTube #gnn #loveoursport #gymnastslivehere 

Read More »

Olympic Gymnast Orrego Commits to Iowa State

Olympic Gymnast Orrego Commits to Iowa State

Gymnastics News Network By:  Eileen Patchey   After a busy summer competing all-around in Rio as Peru’s first Olympic gymnast, Ariana Orrego Martinez returned to the U.S. to train at her gym, Excalibur Gymnastics in Virginia.  The gym first gained notoriety when Gabby Douglas claimed race issues involving the staff and other gymnasts.  “I felt being bullied and isolated from ...

Read More »

Team USA Women Make a Statement at Jesolo Trophy

Team USA Women Make a Statement at Jesolo Trophy

Gymnastics News Network By:  Eileen Patchey   Team USA dominated the field at the Jesolo Trophy, nabbing both the senior and junior team titles, as well as both of the top individual podium spots.  The junior women also swept the all-around competition. The senior women posted a team score of 167.950 to move ahead of Brazil (164.650) and Russia (164.600) by more than three ...

Read More »

USA Junior & Senior Gymnasts Dominate Event Finals In Jesolo

USA Junior & Senior Gymnasts Dominate Event Finals In Jesolo

Gymnastics News Network By Terri Laymon After coming off an overwhelming team victory for both the Junior and Senior ladies from the USA, the event finals wrapped up today in Jesolo, Italy. Competing in the event finals in Jesolo, Italy for Team USA Junior Event Finals Vault: Perea, Malabuyo Bars: O’Keefe, Perea Beam: O’keefe, Perea Floor: O’Keefe, Malabuyo Senior Event ...

Read More »
Scroll To Top