Episodes
This week we share our predictions and hopes for the event finals at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics alongside Blake and Kino from the Half In Half Out Podcast. Over on there podcast we discuss our team and all around podium predictions so make sure you go check it out!  Thank you to our monthly Patreon supporters: Jaclyn S, Bonnie R, Kevin K, Paul M, Karina G, Mia A, Becca S, Nina L, D.F. Pendrys, Amy C, Blake B, Alainne E, RyeDawg, Faith M, Kristin R, Lori S, Sabrina M, Lori A, Kourtney M, Rachel...
Published 07/20/21
This week we talk about all the latest news including Gina Chiles criminal charges, Japan's State of Emergency, and what the Olympics will look like for the athletes. Plus we share our thoughts on the new name, image, likeness rule.   Olympic Schedule courtesy of Kociedits on Twitter: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1HRb7ZOcXiIe8RHYPEV6-CkFDtuKgoYJ5LJ6fkCfNPsw/edit#gid=0  NIL Deals: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1dlm6gLNdOSd_lMM0grICgUyizbONndZDsXvsCvS3ipI/edit  Thank...
Published 07/12/21
We're back from Olympic Trials and we have a lot of thoughts and feelings! We talk about the team announcement, if we agree or disagree, the Riley McCusker situation, and the incredible atmosphere in the arena during the event!  Spreadsheet we mentioned: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1B5l4yGZ9GyOfN3U1OnXYdgzATUXtlBURoFX0rp4pOEo/edit  Buy your Olympic team merch here:...
Published 07/03/21
We're in St. Louis for Olympic Trials with our friend Sara Neushwander and in this special episode we talk about how we meet and also share our final Olympic team predictions with less than 12 hours to go until the team is named!  --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/all-things-gymnastics/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/all-things-gymnastics/support
Published 06/27/21
This week, we have a quick news update with Olympic team announcements and some college gym news, including CLEMSON ADDING A WOMEN'S GYMNASTICS PROGRAM!!! In the second half of the show, we are joined by former Michigan gymnast Olivia Karas and her father Jim to talk about thier new book, Confessions of a Division 1 Athlete!  You can order the book here: https://www.karasconfessions.com/  Be sure to ollow Liv and Jim on social media!  Instagram: livkarass and jim.karas  Twitter:...
Published 06/21/21
This week we give an update on the latest gymnastics news including the Russian Cup and Tokyo Olympic qualifiers. In the second half of the episode we have an interview with 2004 Olympic All-Around Champion, Carly Patterson! Carly shares stories from her Olympic experience and that fateful day she won the Olympic AA title!   Thank you to our monthly Patreon supporters: Jaclyn S, Bonnie R, Kevin K, Paul M, Karina G, Mia A, Becca S, Nina L, D.F. Pendrys, Amy C, Blake B, Alainne E, RyeDawg,...
Published 06/14/21
This week, we have two very special guests--Blake and Kino from the Half in Half Out Podcast--to discuss the ramifications of the 2021 U.S. Championships and our current Olympic team predictions. Also be sure to check out part 1 over on Half in Half Out to hear a more in depth discussion of Championships.  Thank you to our monthly Patreon supporters: Kevin K, Paul M, Karina G, Mia A, Becca S, Nina L, D.F. Pendrys, Amy C, Blake B, Alainne E, RyeDawg, Faith M, Kristin R, Lori S, Sabrina M,...
Published 06/08/21
This week we catch up on the latest gymnastics news including Leah Smith's commitment to Arkansas, Konnor McClain switching gyms to train at WOGA, the unexpected death of Severine Djala Abaka, and more! Plus we share what we're looking forward to most with championships this weekend.  Schedule for Championships:  Thursday, June 3 Junior men Day 1: 2:30pm ET on Flo Senior men Day 1: 8:00pm ET on NBCSN Friday, June 4  Junior women Day 1: 2:30pm ET on Flo Senior women Day 1: 8:00pm ET...
Published 06/01/21
This week we talk about everything that happened at the GK Classic from Chellsie Memmel's return to competition, Simone Biles debuting the yurchenko double pike, Jordan Chiles doing herself a solid for Tokyo, and much more!  Donate to help save UAA Gymnastics: https://charity.gofundme.com/o/en/campaign/saveuaagymnastics?fbclid=IwAR269FgcZOf3fboJE2SLqaQpzS0ltCeqiiCOTeRg_vr485SqZD7ZlNYvNAA  Track 5th year announcements on College Gym Insights:...
Published 05/25/21
This week we sit down with World Champion and Tokyo Olympic hopeful Morgan Hurd to discuss her preparation for the upcoming GK US Classic, using her voice and platform to fight for equality, and the pressure of being an Olympic contender. Plus she gives up a preview of what her leotards will look like this upcoming competition season and of course--her newest book recommendation!  GOLD LEVEL PATREON SUPPORTERS: Check the Patreon app for a bonus episode with Morgan where we discuss which move...
Published 05/17/21
This weeks episode is sponsored by Stephanie S and is all about NCAA controversies! We discuss the arrests of former Missouri gymnast Morgan Porter and all the fallout afterward, the arrest of former Florida gymnast Melanie Sinclair, a house party (involving Maggie Haney) gone wrong, suspicious college admissions and more! Links to news articles with more information on all the incidents we discuss are linked below.  Lauren Li shoplifting:  ...
Published 05/10/21
This week we discuss Alexis Vasquez's retirement and give an update on the list of gymnasts who are taking a COVID year and will be returning in 2022. (Shoutout to College Gym Insights! You can view the full list here: https://collegegyminsights.wordpress.com/2021/03/14/2021-5th-6th-years) Later in the episode we talk with MSU gymnast Tristan Brown about overcoming obstacles in life; both prior to college and during.  Thank you to our monthly Patreon supporters: Mia A, Becca S, Nina L,...
Published 05/03/21
Today, we recap the 2021 European Championships and the 2021 American Classic. We also share our thoughts on the German gymnasts wearing bodysuits, FloGymnastics crappy coverage, and more! Stick around towards the end of the episode to hear how UCLA senior Pauline Tratz adjusted to life in the US, her favorite memory from her college career, and if she is considering taking a 5th year.  Thank you to our monthly Patreon supporters: Mia A, Becca S, Nina L, Stephanie S, D.F. Pendrys, Amy C,...
Published 04/26/21
The 2021 NCAA gymnastics season is officially over and the Michigan Wolverines are your NCAA Champions for the first time in history! Michigan is only the 7th program to win an NCAA Championship and boy was it a nail biter! We discuss it all plus we are joined by a few of the champs--Sierra Brooks and Abby Heiskell and coach Bev Plocki to talk about the historic win.  Thank you to our monthly Patreon supporters: Mia A, Becca S, Nina L, Stephanie S, D.F. Pendrys, Amy C, Blake B, Alainne E,...
Published 04/21/21
This week we recap everything that went down at the 2021 NCAA Regional Championships including Georgia not having any representation at nationals for the first time since 2006, UCLA not advancing as a team, and LSU advancing despite not being the second best team on that day. We also share our predictions for the NCAA Championships!  Thank you to our monthly Patreon supporters: Nina L, Stephanie S, D.F. Pendrys, Amy C, Blake B, Alainne E, RyeDawg, Faith M, Kristin R, Lori S, Sabrina M, Lori...
Published 04/07/21
This week we reflect back on some of our favorite memories from the first year of this podcast! Plus we preview NCAA regionals and share our predictions on who we think will advance.  Schedule and links for regionals: https://www.insidegymnastics.com/news-features/ncaaregionalpreview/ Thank you to our monthly Patreon supporters: Stephanie S, D.F. Pendrys, Amy C, Blake B, Alainne E, RyeDawg, Faith M, Kristin R, Lori S, Sabrina M, Lori A, Kourtney M, Rachel D, Erica S, Lucy S, Maria L,...
Published 04/01/21
This week we recap conference championships and all the craziness that unfolded this past weekend!  Thank you to our monthly Patreon supporters: Stephanie S, D.F. Pendrys, Amy C, Blake B, Alainne E, RyeDawg, Faith M, Kristin R, Lori S, Sabrina M, Lori A, Kourtney M, Rachel D, Erica S, Lucy S, Maria L, Elizabeth S, Sabrina N, Marianne G, Jonathan L. You guys rock! If you would like to support our podcast and become a Patreon member, you can do so here:...
Published 03/22/21
This week we catch up with some NCAA news we missed last week such as Michigan breaking their program record in back to back meet and Cal breaking their program record with a 198 of their own. We also talk about some of the highlights of the CMU quad meet with EMU, WMU and Ball state plus we talk about Sydney Barros possibly switching gyms and Konnor and Skye not being named to the national team at the latest camp.  Thank you to our monthly Patreon supporters: D.F. Pendrys, Amy C, Blake B,...
Published 03/15/21
In today's episode we recap the Winter Cup. We saw the long awaited return of 2016 Olympic Champion Laurie Hernandez to elite competition, Riley McCusker's first competition since her gym switch, and Jordan Chiles putting together the best all around performance of her career! Also, stick around until the end of the podcast to hear from US Junior National Team member, Joscelyn Roberson! Thank you to our monthly Patreon supporters: D.F. Pendrys, Amy C, Blake B, Alainne E, RyeDawg, Faith M,...
Published 03/08/21
Today we recap some of the highlights from week 7 of NCAA gymnastics. We discuss Alyssa Baumann’s AA debut, Luisa Blanco being stellar, the nailbiter that was EMU vs. WMU, and more! Thank you to our monthly Patreon supporters: Amy C, Blake B, Alainne E, RyeDawg, Faith M, Kristin R, Lori S, Sabrina M, Lori A, Kourtney M, Rachel D, Erica S, Lucy S, Maria L, Elizabeth S, Sabrina N, Marianne G, Jonathan L. You guys rock! If you would like to support our podcast and become a Patreon member, you...
Published 02/22/21
This week we discuss UCLA's new gold leotard, the crazy overscoring from the LSU vs. Florida meet, and LIU's inaugural gymnastics meet! Later in the show we are joined by Arkansas redshirt senior Maggie O'Hara! She talks about what it's like transferring from a Big 10 school to the SEC, being coached by Jordyn Wieber, and all the success she's had so far.  Thank you to our monthly Patreon supporters: Amy C, Blake B, Alainne E, RyeDawg, Faith M, Kristin R, Lori S, Sabrina M, Lori A, Kourtney...
Published 02/16/21
This week UCLA volunteer assistant coach and superstar choreographer BJ Das joins us to talk about her background as a dancer/gymnast, what she thinks makes a routine go viral, and the creative process of choregraphing a floor routine, including Nia Dennis' viral "Black Excellence" routine. We also discuss our thoughts on all of the viral college gymnastics floor routines and what we think causes a routine to go viral.  Sign the petition to get Diane Durham into the USAG Hall of Fame:...
Published 02/08/21
Today we are back to talk about all the latest gymnastics news from Covid cancellations, Nia Dennis going viral once again, and USA Gymnastics' bright idea to partner with FloSports. We have lots of thoughts!  Thank you to our monthly Patreon supporters: Amy C, Blake B, Alainne E, RyeDawg, Faith M, Kristin R, Lori S, Sabrina M, Lori A, Kourtney M, Rachel D, Erica S, Lucy S, Megan T, Maria L, Elizabeth S, Sabrina N, Marianne G, Jonathan L. You guys rock! If you would like to support our...
Published 02/01/21
This week we give our yeas and nays for the second week of college gymnastics from Oregon State's bar meltdown to Iowa's appropriately-done nude mesh leotards. Plus we talk about the upcoming Winter Cup and who might be competing!  Thank you to our monthly Patreon supporters: Amy C, Blake B, Alainne E, RyeDawg, Faith M, Kristin R, Lori S, Sabrina M, Lori A, Kourtney M, Rachel D, Erica S, Lucy S, Megan T, Maria L, Elizabeth S, Sabrina N, Marianne G, Jonathan L. You guys rock! If you would...
Published 01/18/21
College gymnastics is back!! This week we recap and discuss some of the highlights from week 1 of college gymnastics for the 2021 season. We talk about Kiya Johnson’s perfect 10, how we think the teams did with following Covid safety measures, and frustrations with BYU and Oklahoma’s broadcasts. Here is the link to the auction to help save UAA Gymnastics: https://go.eventgroovefundraising.com/seawolves-auction?fbclid=IwAR3YzlCDp9Bph_B0gKyxB9Bp68kiNh9_RplXPtDtjGjfUfNFUEMvOAMSqZY Thank you to...
Published 01/11/21