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1 hr ago | South Wales Argus

Welsh gymnasts go for more medals today

WELSH rhythmic gymnastics stars Frankie Jones and Laura Halford are hoping to add more medals to their collection at Glasgow 2014 today.

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6 hrs ago | The Age

Mitchell key to gymnastics medal hopes

Gone are the days when Australia simply had to turn up to the Commonwealth Games to ensure a bag full of gymnastics gold.

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10 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Westman athletes in the international spotlight

From the Glasgow Games to Peru, Paris and Poland, Westman is well-represented on the world stage again this summer.

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Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Opinion

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Darkroom: Rhythmic gymnastics at 2014 Commonwealth Games

Glasgow, Scotland is hosting the Commonwealth Games with sports ranging from badminton to wrestling.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Francesca Jones, Summer Olympics

The New Zealand Herald

A balancing act

Olympic gymnast David Phillips is humble about his extraordinary achievements, saying simply, "I was good enough, anyway."

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Olympic Rhythmic Gymnastics, Olympic Trampoline, Olympic Soccer, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Louis Smith

InsideHalton.com

Canada's Bezzoubenko claims second gold

It was a remarkable moment for the rhythmic gymnast who has lived most of her life in Russia but was overjoyed to win gold Friday for Canada.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Francesca Jones, Summer Olympics, Swimming, Alexandra Orlando, Olympic Winter Games

Central Western Daily

Orange PCYC gymnasts bounce back

WITH at least half the world currently transfixed on Glasgow, Scotland, for this year's Commonwealth Games, there's little doubt which event this group of Orange PCYC gymnasts are prepared to miss a bit of sleep to witness.

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Newsday

Racial assault witnesses sought

A 24-year-old Pakistani man and his Latvian wife were walking their dog in Market Place at about 23:00 on Tuesday when the incident took place.

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Sunday Herald

Mr Motivator takes a tumble out of celebrity gymnastics show

BBC celebrity gymnastics show Tumble has been hit by injury after contestant Mr Motivator suffered a dislocated knee in rehearsals and needs to undergo surgery, forcing him out of the competition.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Louis Smith

IcNetwork

Commonwealth Games 2014: Who is in action for Team Wales on day two in Glasgow?

Wales managed one medal on the opening day with the rhythmic gymnastics team claiming a silver.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Rhythmic Gymnastics, Georgia Davies, Olympic Swimming, Jemma Lowe, Swimming

Thu Jul 24, 2014

BleacherReport

Commonwealth Games 2014: Day 1 Results and Updated Glasgow Sports Schedule

The Commonwealth Games got underway in Glasgow on Thursday, and it's safe to say that it didn't disappoint with a Day 1 to remember.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Glenn O'Shea, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Bradley Wiggins, Triathlon, Outdoor Recreation, Swimming

This is Wiltshire

Commonwealth Games: Halford helps Wales to team silver

WILTSHIRE rhythmic gymnast Laura Halford and teammates Francesca Jones and Nikara Jenkins made history by winning Wales' first ever Commonwealth Games team medal as they claimed silver in Glasgow.

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Related Topix: Sports, Lynne Hutchison, Olympics, Francesca Jones, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic

This is Wiltshire

Commonwealth Games: Halford's Wales take silver

CRICKLADE'S Laura Halford got her Commonwealth Games off to an impressive start tonight with a silver medal as part of the Welsh team in the Rhythmic Gymnastics team all-around event.

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The Mercury

Aussies smash world record in pool

Scroll down to find all you need to know from a jam-packed day of action. The latest updates are on top.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Cycling, Sir Chris Hoy, Jack Bobridge, Glenn O'Shea, Alex Edmondson

Patch.com

North Shore Rhythmics Gymnasts Take Top Honors at National Championship

The following is from the Deerfield Park District. The North Shore Rhythmics gymnasts practice at facilities at both the Deerfield and Glenview park districts.

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Airdrie City View

Airdrie Edge gymnastics team to compete at Canada Cup

When the members of the Airdrie Edge Gymnastics Club take to the trampoline at the Canada Cup in Newmarket, Ont.

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Examiner

Penny to spring into contention

HOBART will host Australia's best trampoline gymnasts when the 2014 world championship selection trial takes place at the Kingborough Sports Centre next Friday.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Wall Street Journal

The Olympian and the CrossFitter

A couple of years back, a former high school gymnast from Michigan named Julie Foucher was in the hunt to win the CrossFit Games-the fast-growing strength and endurance competition that determines, in its own words, "the fittest on earth."

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Brandon Sun

Bezzoubenko leads Canada - with a little help from Russia - in Glasgow

Patricia Bezzoubenko lives with her parents in a tiny rented apartment in Moscow, a bus ride away from the training facility where she practises alongside Russia's top rhythmic gymnasts.

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Canada.com

Gymnastics not just for the kids

"Just bend your knees like you're squatting, throw your arms over your head toward the ground, and your feet will follow," Tanis Tzavaras, the adult gymnastics coach at Kyle Shewfelt Gymnastics tells me as I prepare to attempt my first back handspring.

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Related Topix: Kyle Shewfelt, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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