Aug 16, 2013
The Miami Herald
Gabby Douglas aiming for 2014 return
Sure, the trappings of becoming the first American gymnast to win team and Olympic all-around gold medals in the same games are nice.
Aly Raisman's Summer: Exhausting, but Perfect
Written by Grahame Turner Just back from the Maccabiah Games in Israel, and before that " Dancing With the Stars ," Aly Raisman is already talking about heading back to the gym to start training for the next Olympic Games .
Alicia Sacramone calls it a career
Alicia Sacramone already had retired once after the Beijing Olympics and had made two comebacks.
For local gymnasts, the road to Olympics goes through Burlington, Mass.
It's 6 p.m. on a Thursday and the aircraft-hangar-sized gym on Ray Avenue is wall-to-wall with dozens of ponytails tumbling, flipping, and vaulting as the parents arrive and depart in a steady stream, backing out and pulling into the parking lot out front.
Raisman's gold boosts Burlington gym
Ever since star pupil Aly Raisman came back from the Olympics seven weeks ago with a couple of gold medals, Brestyan's American Gymnastics has been jammed with everyone from toddlers to transfers, the numbers doubling to nearly 700.