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  1. Ambassador for gymnasticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Albany Times Union

    Olympic gold medalist Nastia Liukin holds up the medal she earned in the 2008 Games in Beijing as she speaks on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, at Liberty Mutual in Latham, N.Y. Liukin, now a retired gymnast, continues to support her sport through the annual Nastia Liukin Cup, a national competition that brings the best young gymnasts together.

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  2. Local gymnast Ashton Locklear has Olympic-sized dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... in October's World Championships. Eventually, Locklear – whose favorite athlete is Olympic gymnast Nastia Liukin – hopes to make it to the Olympics herself. "I've met Liukin a couple times now," Locklear said. "It was cool seeing what ...

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  3. NJ native Kacy Catanzaro to compete in 'American Ninja Warrior' finals tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Catanzaro has appeared on the "Today" show and received personal congratulations from Olympic gold medalist Nastia Liukin. Catanzaro has attributed her success to her background in gymnastics. She trained at Gymnastics World Inc. in Nutley, N.J. ...

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  4. Biles easily defends US women's gymnastics titleRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2014 | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... in a line of medal-hogging Americans that stretches back a decade, from Olympic champions Carly Patterson to Nastia Liukin to Gabby Douglas. Staying at the top for another 24 months in a discipline where the end of your prime is one misstep away ...

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  5. Biles easily defends U.S. women's gymnastics titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... in a line of medal-hogging Americans that stretches back a decade, from Olympic champions Carly Patterson to Nastia Liukin to Gabby Douglas. Staying at the top for another 24 months in a discipline where the end of your prime is one misstep away ...

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  6. Gymnastics trade show balances business, pleasureRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Olympic medalists Aly Raisman and Nastia Liukin have probably dusted off their hands thousands of times, sending a cloud of chalk into the air before performing some spectacular feat.

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  7. Simone Biles easily defends US womena s gymnastics titleRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2014 | LA Daily News

    ... in a line of medal-hogging Americans that stretches back a decade, from Olympic champions Carly Patterson to Nastia Liukin to Gabby Douglas. Two long years remain until Biles can take her aggressively simple gymnastics to her sport's biggest stage. ...

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  8. Simone Biles claims second consecutive P&G Gymnastics Championship titleRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    Biles, smiling all the while, looked every bit the part of America's darling as she swept away a skeleton field with ease at the P&G Gymnastics Championships to capture the senior women's all-around title with a 122.550 score, joining the likes of Jordyn Wieber, Shawn Johnson and Nastia Liukin as two-time national champions.

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  9. Confidence boost pays off for junior at P&G Gymnastics ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... said. "It's all about just trying to keep your focus." Headlined by 2008 Olympic all-around gold medalist Nastia Liukin, the USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame inducted six new members. Liukin, also a four-time gold medalist at the world championships, was ...

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  10. 1984 Olympics launched U.S. gymnastics dynastyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | USA Today

    ... gold draped around her neck, that's exactly what they were doing. Gabby Douglas and the Fierce Five. Nastia Liukin and Shawn Johnson. Paul Hamm. The Magnificent Seven. Shannon Miller and Kim Zmeskal. The U.S. gymnastics juggernaut doesn't exist ...

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  11. Courtney Kupets will enter the USA Gymnastics Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Dawn of the Dawg

    ... Kupets will be inducted into the USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame Friday. Joining Kupets in the 2014 class will be Nastia Liukin, Lisa Wang, Blaine Wilson, Jolo Jones and former Illinois men's coach Yoshi Hayasaki. "The thought of being inducted into the ...

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  12. More Read the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... all-around - and the rest of the world, too. Barring catastrophe on Saturday, she will join the likes of Nastia Liukin, Jordyn Wieber and Shawn Johnson in the group of repeat national champions. All three went on to win Olympic gold. It's a ...

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  13. Biles closes in on 2nd straight gymnastics titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | ESPN

    ... all-around -- and the rest of the world, too. Barring catastrophe on Saturday, she will join the likes of Nastia Liukin, Jordyn Wieber and Shawn Johnson in the group of repeat national champions. All three went on to win Olympic gold. It's a ...

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  14. NBC Sports Announces Coverage of 2014 P&G Gymnastics ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Horton of Houston, Texas. COMMENTATORS: NBC Sports Group's gymnastics team of Al Trautwig, Tim Daggett, Nastia Liukin and Andrea Joyce will host coverage from CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pa. Coverage of the 2014 P&G Gymnastics Championships ...

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  15. Women vault over the menRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... helped the "Magnificent Seven" win team gold. The past three Olympic all-around champions - Carly Patterson, Nastia Liukin and Douglas - wore red, white and blue leotards. "If you have a phenom moment like a Nastia Liukin or Gabby Douglas, you can ...

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  16. Future gymnastics stars descend on Consol with big dreamsRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... moved to other pursuits. Her first memory of watching the Olympics came in 2008, when she was 8 years old and Nastia Liukin and Johnson were the power names. Liukin won the all-around in those Beijing Games and gave thousands of girls back home ...

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  17. Future stars descend on Consol with big dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... moved to other pursuits. Her first memory of watching the Olympics came in 2008, when she was 8 years old and Nastia Liukin and Johnson were the power names. Liukin won the all-around in those Beijing Games and gave thousands of girls back home ...

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  18. Five must-see routines from the Secret U.S. Gymnastics ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Unsurprisingly, the WOGA genes shine through in the beam set of the gym's latest ingenue. It's sort of like if Nastia Liukin and Rebecca Bross had a child and she did beam. BONUS: Melissa Reinstatler, Floor (watch it here ): OK, so Reinstadtler ...

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  19. Olympian Nastia Liukin Praises American Ninja Warrior's Contestant KacyRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Nastia Liukin, world-renowned gymnast, and five-time Olympic medalist visited Maria Menounos' online media network AfterBuzz TV and caught up with host Erika Vieira.

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  20. Olympian Nastia Liukin predicts next Olympic superstar, reveals...Read the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | PRWeb

    Nastia Liukin, world-renowned gymnast, and five-time Olympic medalist visited Maria Menounos' online media network AfterBuzz TV and caught up with host Erika Vieira.

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