USA Gymnastics

‘Worse than gymnastics’: Lawsuit makes explosive sex abuse allegations involving USA Diving

Two former USA Diving athletes have sued the sport’s national governing body, claiming the organization failed to act when the athletes accused a former coach of coercing and forcing them into frequent sex, according to the Indianapolis Star.<p>The lawsuit focuses on coach Will Bohonyi, who formerly …

Conservative View

I Tried Mountain Bike Therapy—and It's Awesome

How riding with a therapist helped me unpack my issues—and learn to love mountain bikes<p>“You need therapy.” This was a popular dis in the ’90s, among other now-outdated and somewhat offensive colloquialisms. Now, therapy has become more mainstream and less stigmatized. I know people who see two or …

Mountain Biking

Indy-Based USA Diving Accused of Sexual Abuse Worse Than USA Gymnastics

2 hours ago<p>USA Diving has been accused in a class-action lawsuit of ignoring or obstructing claims of sexual abuse allegations.<p>The lawyer says USA …

Gymnastics

Michigan State introduces Beekman as AD

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) The new athletic director at Michigan State faces issues beyond just trying to win games and compete for championships.<p>That …

College Sports

Lawsuit Says USA Diving Ignored Sexual Abuse Of Divers

A lawsuit filed last week adds USA Diving to the list of U.S. Olympic Committee-certified national governing bodies that have allegedly enabled the …

Scuba Diving

World, Olympic, U.S. champions expected to compete at 2018 GK U.S. Classic

INDIANAPOLIS, July 16, 2018 – The senior field for the 2018 GK U.S. Classic, scheduled for July 28 at the Schottenstein Center in Columbus, Ohio, …

Team USA

It's official: Bill Beekman named Michigan State athletic director

Projected 2018 Michigan State football starting lineup<p>Posted!<p>A link has been posted to your Facebook feed.<p>Buy Photo<p>Interested in this topic? You may …

College Sports

TV this week: ‘Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind’ a riveting HBO documentary

<b>Chuck Barney’s TV picks for July 15-21</b><p><b>DON’T MISS:</b> “Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind” — Director Marina Zenovich delivers a funny, intimate and …

TV

ESPYS, 'Suits,' Robin Williams: This week

The ESPYS, the Major League Baseball All-Star Game and the return of “Suits” could enliven this week of summer TV.The remarkable documentary “Robin …

Robin Williams

2018 Men’s Qualifier begins July 14 at USOTC

07/12/2018<p>USA Gymnastics announces U.S. Team for 2018 World Trampoline and Tumbling Championships<p>The six U.S. champions, who were crowned last week …

Team USA

USA Gymnastics creates Athlete Task Force after abuse scandal

CHICAGO (AFP) -<p>USA Gymnastics announced Friday the creation of an athlete task force to give competitors a voice as the troubled governing body attempts to rebuild following the Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal.<p>Members of the task force will include Ivana Hong and Steven Legendre from gymnastics, …

Gymnastics

USA Gymnastics appoints 5 athletes to task force

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — USA Gymnastics has appointed five retired athletes to a task force to help the organization chart its course after the Larry …

Gymnastics

All-Area Girls' Track and Field Athlete of the Year: Switzer vaults to quick success

In just her second year competing in the pole vault, Elizabeth Switzer didn’t have to look very far for support, motivation, expertise and guidance when it came to the event.<p>Elizabeth is the daughter of Jon Switzer, one of the most successful pole vaulters in Burroughs history, as he holds the No. …

Simi Valley

Vikings museum set to delight fans

Fans will soon be able to walk through the Vikings Museum that will feature interactive displays, memories and memorabilia.

Hiking Trail

Nudity in sports is as old as the Olympics and as new as the ‘Body Issue’

Wrestlers in ancient Greece competed in the nude as spectators watched. Wrestlers at Ohio State say they showered in the nude while voyeurs watched.<p>The difference is a matter of privacy and consent: The ancient Olympic athletes competed willingly while the former college athletes say they …

Sports

U.S. Olympic body picks new female CEO months after sex abuse scandal

(Reuters) - The U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) named a top woman golf executive as its new CEO on Thursday, months after its former head quit for medical reasons following a sex abuse scandal involving former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar.<p>Sarah Hirshland, currently the chief commercial officer …

Gymnastics

Michigan State's John Engler to testify before US Senate subcommittee

EAST LANSING - Michigan State University interim President John Engler will testify later this month before a U.S. Senate subcommittee that's been …

Michigan State University

Greg Stephen case: Deceit, nude videos of boys and a potential Larry Nassar-like problem for elite youth basketball

Sonny Vaccaro knows the issues in basketball recruiting perhaps better than anyone else.<p>He’s the man who created the relationship between big-money …

Iowa

Former Team USA gymnasts rip Texas investigation of sex abuse at Karolyi Ranch

After not hearing from Texas Rangers investigators for more than a year, former U.S. national team gymnast Jeanette Antolin received telephone calls …

Crime

Bill Cosby Turns 81 Today — as Possible 30-Year Sentence Looms After Sex Assault Conviction

Bill Cosby turns 81 today — but the entertainer faces the possibility his next birthday will be spent behind bars.<p>On September 24, a judge in …

Crime

Phillips: Powerful white men are at the core of the Big Ten’s sexual abuse scandals

As a product of the Midwest, I can attest to the fact that the idea of “Midwestern values” has always been more fiction than fact.<p>The Big Ten has …

Penn State

Michigan State president to testify at Senate hearing

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State University interim President John Engler will testify at a congressional hearing about changes since the …

Gymnastics

USA Gymnastics announces U.S. Team for 2018 World Trampoline and Tumbling Championships

INDIANAPOLIS, July 12, 2018 – The six U.S. champions, who were crowned last week at the 2018 USA Gymnastics Championships, headline the U.S. Team who …

Team USA

ESPN’s Jemele Hill says it’s ‘disheartening’ that the NFL doesn’t support Colin Kaepernick

ESPN journalist Jemele Hill is blunt about one-time Super Bowl quarterback Colin Kaepernick's dismal career prospects.<p>"He's never going to play in …

Donald Trump

TheResistance-2018-MidTerms-Live Blog Evening Edition 07|11|18 - Nato Farce

upcoming rallies AND MARCHES<p>The Resistance<p>LOTS of great practical resources on actions you can take to enact change. Activism works, and it works …

Gymnastics

Bock, Moore to Compete in U.S. Championship Qualifier - University of Michigan

<b>ANN ARBOR, Mich.</b> -- Rising sophomores<p>Cameron Bockand Jacob Mooreof the University of Michigan men's gymnastics team will participate in the 2018 USA …

University of Michigan

Jordyn Wieber Shows Off Olympic Body In Bikini On Tropical Vacation With Boyfriend Chris Brooks

Now that the Larry Nassar trial is over, Olympian Jordyn Wieber can finally kick back and relax a bit.<p>As many know, Nassar was accused of sexually …

Michigan State University

Join Global Sports Community in Demanding IAAF Rescind Discriminatory Policy

Today, over 60 athletes signed an open letter from Athlete Ally and Women’s Sports Foundation calling on the highest governing body for Track & Field …

Athletics

2018 American Classic – Senior Session

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Gymnastics

The Week In 16 Photos: July 2-8

Each week, TeamUSA.org recaps the performances of U.S. athletes through photos, showing where in the world Team USA athletes competed and how they …

Team USA