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  1. LSU gymnastics lands Mary Lou Retton's daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... Kelley has had tremendous success in her club career, including the all-around title at the prestigious 2014 Nastia Liukin Cup, the 2014 JO National Championships floor exercise title and a fifth-place finish in the all-around at the 2013 JO ...

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  2. 9-year-old Palo Alto gymnast selected for Team USA programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... back to Hunstville for a four-day camp led by Valeri Liukin, a former gold medalist from Russia and father of Nastia Liukin, the all-around winner at the 2008 Olympics. Kira will train twice a day in a fashion similar to the national team. It's the ...

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  3. Toyota says 'howdy' to Plano with $1M donation to school districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Business Journal

    Jim Lentz, CEO of Toyota North America, Plano's Nastia Liukin, an Olympic Gold medalist, Plano Mayor Harry LaRosiliere and Texas Governor Rick Perry officially welcome Toyota to North Texas. Toyota made a grand entrance to North Texas on Monday, holding a neighborhood party called "Hello Texas" to introduce itself to the neighbors in Plano.

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  4. Greensboro to host 2015 USA Gymnastics ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... Inc. The AT&T American Cup saw its highest attendance in a non-Olympic year last year in Greensboro and the Nastia Liukin Cup, an international gymnastics competition held in Greensboro earlier this year, set an all-time attendance record. The ...

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  5. WOGA Classic Gymnastic CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2014 | PhotoJournalism

    ... ition at Dr Pepper Arena in Frisco on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. WOGA Gymnastics is the home of Olympic champions Nastia Liukin (2008) and Carly Patterson (2004).

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  6. Lost art: Powerhouse physiques are winning out over spellbinding graceRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... seemingly gravity-defying feats, would fall into the former category, while 2008 Olympic all-around champion Nastia Liukin is a good illustration of the graceful, elegant lines of the latter. Some would argue that the higher ratio of powerhouse ...

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  7. Why Simone Biles, a 17-year-old, is sportswoman of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Rediff.com

    Biles, 17, also won gold in the floor exercise and balance beam in addition to the women's team title. "I'm glad I'm not competing with her," 2008 Olympic all-around champion Nastia Liukin told reporters before handing Biles the award at a gala dinner in New York marking the 40th anniversary of the organisation founded by Billie Jean King.

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  8. Biles returns with 4 world golds, no bee stingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... gold in the all-around competition - Mary Lou Retton (1984 Los Angeles), Carly Patterson (2004 Athens), Nastia Liukin (2008 Beijing) and Douglas (2012 London) - took the top spot at worlds. Biles is looking to break that trend. She trains 30 hours a ...

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  9. World champion Biles wins Sportswoman of Year awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Reuters

    ... in addition to the women's team title. "I'm glad I'm not competing with her," 2008 Olympic all-around champion Nastia Liukin told reporters before handing Biles the award at a gala dinner in New York marking the 40th anniversary of the organization ...

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  10. Lost art: Powerhouse physiques winning out over spellbinding graceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... seemingly gravity-defying feats, would fall into the former category, while 2008 Olympic all-around champion Nastia Liukin is a good illustration of the graceful, elegant lines of the latter. Some would argue that the higher ratio of powerhouse ...

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    Oct 15, 2014 | SFGate

    ... gold in the all-around competition - Mary Lou Retton (1984 Los Angeles), Carly Patterson (2004 Athens), Nastia Liukin (2008 Beijing) and Gabby Douglas (2012 London) - took the top spot at worlds. Biles is looking to break that trend. She trains 30 ...

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  12. NBC Sports Airs Coverage of 2014 World Gymnastics Championships TodayRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... U.S. vault champion Donnell Whittenburg. NBC Sports Group's gymnastics team of Al Trautwig, Tim Daggett, and Nastia Liukin will host coverage. Coverage of the 2014 World Gymnastics Championships will be streamed on NBC Sports Live Extra, NBC Sports ...

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  13. NBC Sports to Air Coverage of 2014 World Gymnastics Championships ,10/11Read the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... U.S. vault champion Donnell Whittenburg. NBC Sports Group's gymnastics team of Al Trautwig, Tim Daggett, and Nastia Liukin will host coverage. Coverage of the 2014 World Gymnastics Championships will be streamed on NBC Sports Live Extra, NBC Sports ...

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  14. Ambassador for gymnasticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | 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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  15. Local gymnast Ashton Locklear has Olympic-sized dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | 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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  16. NJ native Kacy Catanzaro to compete in 'American Ninja Warrior' finals tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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