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Feb 20, 2019
USA Gymnastics name former NBA vice president Li Li Leung as new CEO to help lead governing body past sex scandalUSA 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.
Dec 21, 2018
US Olympic Committee prioritised 'medals and money' over safety of their athletes, claims congressional reportThe 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.
Dec 15, 2018
US Senate panel asks FBI to probe former US Olympic Committee chief over Larry Nassar sexual abuse caseThe 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.
Dec 06, 2018
USA Gymnastics files for bankruptcy in aftermath of Larry Nassar abuse scandal; critics claim decision made to thwart investigatorsIn 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.
Nov 17, 2018
USA Gymnastics struggle with aftermath of Larry Nassar scandal, accept resignation of Chief Operating Officer Ron GalimoreThe federation offered only a brief statement on chief operating officer Ron Galimore's departure, saying its board of directors had accepted his resignation.
Oct 28, 2018
Olympic champion Simone Biles steals the show at World Gymnastics Championships just hours after kidney stone problemsOlympic 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.
Oct 27, 2018
Simone Biles admitted to hospital in Doha with kidney stone problems on eve of World Gymnastics ChampionshipsSimone 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.
Oct 18, 2018
Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny arrested in connection with Larry Nassar scandalSteve 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
Oct 17, 2018
USA Gymnastics' interim president Mary Bono resigns within four days of taking over after criticism from athletesUSA 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.
Oct 16, 2018
USA Gymnastics president Mary Bono under lens as athlete Aly Raisman questions link to Larry Nassar scandal cover-upUnder 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.