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Olympic gymnasts Becky and Ellie Downie reveal 'abusive behaviour' in British Gymnastics
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Olympic gymnasts Becky and Ellie Downie reveal 'abusive behaviour' in British Gymnastics

Becky and Ellie Downie said coaches pressured them to lose weight and overtrain, which took mental and physical tolls.

USA Gymnastics hands former US Olympic coach Maggie Haney eight-year suspension for verbal, emotional abuse of athletes
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USA Gymnastics hands former US Olympic coach Maggie Haney eight-year suspension for verbal, emotional abuse of athletes

The ban of one of USA Gymnastics’ more high-profile coaches, which was first reported by The Orange County Register and later confirmed by the Washington Post, takes effect immediately and will be followed by two additional years of suspension

Tokyo Olympics 2020: USA postpones qualifying trials of athletics, swimming and gymnastics
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: USA postpones qualifying trials of athletics, swimming and gymnastics

Qualifying trials for three of the United States’ Olympic sports, athletics, swimming and gymnastics, have been postponed for 2020, officials after the Tokyo Games were delayed by one year because of the coronavirus pandemic

Simone Biles hits back at USA Gymnastics' birthday tweet, insisting them to 'do the right thing'
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Simone Biles hits back at USA Gymnastics' birthday tweet, insisting them to 'do the right thing'

Four-times Olympic champion Simone Biles fired back at USA Gymnastics on Saturday after the sport’s governing body used its Twitter account to wish her happy birthday.

Investigators search home, gym of gymnastics coach with links to disgraced sports doctor and convicted sex-offender Larry Nassar
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Investigators search home, gym of gymnastics coach with links to disgraced sports doctor and convicted sex-offender Larry Nassar

Police on Tuesday searched the Michigan home and former gym of a gymnastics coach who had ties to disgraced sports doctor Larry Nassar, authorities said.

Gymnast Maggie Nichols focused on separating sexual abuse from sport in aftermath of Larry Nassar scandal
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Gymnast Maggie Nichols focused on separating sexual abuse from sport in aftermath of Larry Nassar scandal

For all the work Maggie Nichols has put into becoming a world-class gymnast, some of her most important moments these days are coming far from the mat.

USA Gymnastics name former NBA vice president Li Li Leung as new CEO to help lead governing body past sex scandal
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USA Gymnastics name former NBA vice president Li Li Leung as new CEO to help lead governing body past sex scandal

USA Gymnastics on Tuesday named former National Basketball Association vice president Li Li Leung as its new chief executive officer to help the sport’s national governing body navigate the aftermath of a devastating sex abuse scandal.

US Olympic Committee prioritised 'medals and money' over safety of their athletes, claims congressional report
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US Olympic Committee prioritised 'medals and money' over safety of their athletes, claims congressional report

The US Olympic community prioritised “medals and money” over the safety of its athletes, creating a culture that contributed to widespread instances of sexual abuse, according to a congressional report released on Thursday.

US Senate panel asks FBI to probe former US Olympic Committee chief over Larry Nassar sexual abuse case
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US Senate panel asks FBI to probe former US Olympic Committee chief over Larry Nassar sexual abuse case

The move comes after a damning report said the USOC failed to react swiftly when first warned of allegations surrounding gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar in 2015.

USA Gymnastics files for bankruptcy in aftermath of Larry Nassar abuse scandal; critics claim decision made to thwart investigators
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USA Gymnastics files for bankruptcy in aftermath of Larry Nassar abuse scandal; critics claim decision made to thwart investigators

In a statement on the organization's website, USA Gymnastics said it had filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in Indiana in order to settle lawsuits brought by Nassar's victims.

USA Gymnastics struggle with aftermath of Larry Nassar scandal, accept resignation of Chief Operating Officer Ron Galimore
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USA Gymnastics struggle with aftermath of Larry Nassar scandal, accept resignation of Chief Operating Officer Ron Galimore

The federation offered only a brief statement on chief operating officer Ron Galimore's departure, saying its board of directors had accepted his resignation.

Olympic champion Simone Biles steals the show at World Gymnastics Championships just hours after kidney stone problems
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Olympic champion Simone Biles steals the show at World Gymnastics Championships just hours after kidney stone problems

Olympic champion Simone Biles soared to the top of all-around qualifying at the World Gymnastics Championships on Saturday just hours after visiting a Doha emergency room for kidney stone problems.

Simone Biles admitted to hospital in Doha with kidney stone problems on eve of World Gymnastics Championships
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Simone Biles admitted to hospital in Doha with kidney stone problems on eve of World Gymnastics Championships

Simone Biles was in an emergency room in Doha with kidney stone problems less than 24 hours before she was to compete in qualifying for the world gymnastics championships, the Olympic champion said on Twitter on Friday.

Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny arrested in connection with Larry Nassar scandal
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Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny arrested in connection with Larry Nassar scandal

Steve Penny was arrested by a police task force in Gatlinburg, Tennessee and is awaiting extradition to Texas. According to the indictment, Penny is alleged to have tampered with evidence during the investigation of Nassar

USA Gymnastics' interim president Mary Bono resigns within four days of taking over after criticism from athletes
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USA Gymnastics' interim president Mary Bono resigns within four days of taking over after criticism from athletes

USA Gymnastics interim president Mary Bono resigned from her post, after a string of athletes questioned her decisions and her affiliations to the law firm that helped Larry Nassar cover-up his sexual abuse of athletes.

USA Gymnastics president Mary Bono under lens as athlete Aly Raisman questions link to Larry Nassar scandal cover-up
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USA Gymnastics president Mary Bono under lens as athlete Aly Raisman questions link to Larry Nassar scandal cover-up

Under fire USA Gymnastics interim chief Mary Bono has been criticised by high-profile athletes, who have questioned her connections to the law firm that covered up Larry Nassar's sexual abuse.

Olympic champion Simone Biles expresses disbelief after interim USA Gymnastics president Mary Bono's anti-Nike tweet goes viral
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Olympic champion Simone Biles expresses disbelief after interim USA Gymnastics president Mary Bono's anti-Nike tweet goes viral

American gymnast Simone Biles took to Twitter to express her disbelief at the actions of Mary Bono, who tweeted a picture of herself erasing a Nike logo with a marker.

Kerry Perry resigns as USA Gymnastics CEO; under-fire body begins search for interim replacement
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Kerry Perry resigns as USA Gymnastics CEO; under-fire body begins search for interim replacement

USA Gymnastics chief executive Kerry Perry has resigned after just nine months, a statement said Tuesday, dealing another blow to the embattled governing body as it struggles to rebuild after the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal.

Former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar, jailed for sexual abuse of hundreds of girls, claims he was assaulted in prison
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Former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar, jailed for sexual abuse of hundreds of girls, claims he was assaulted in prison

In the Michigan state court filing, Larry Nassar also asked for a new sentencing hearing, alleging the presiding judge lacked impartiality.