A Day in the life of MyKayla Skinner

MyKayla Skinner made the choice to defer her senior year at NCAA in order to focus all her efforts on training in hopes of making the 2020 Olympics. This YouTube Channel will document her life in and out of the gym, as well as cover extra things she has to do as an adult gymnastContinue reading “A Day in the life of MyKayla Skinner”

Podcast: Kristie Phillips – the champion gymnast who never made it to the Olympics

In 1986, there was a Sports Illustrated cover. In 1987, there was a U.S. national title. In 1988, the world expected to see Kristie Phillips at the Olympic Games. It never happened. The media speculated it was because she had gained weight. Distraught and devastated, she stepped away from the sport for nearly a decade.Continue reading “Podcast: Kristie Phillips – the champion gymnast who never made it to the Olympics”