Did Shawn Johnson really give away her gold medal?
In 2008, Johnson East won the Olympic gold medal for the balance beam. Unfortunately, that helped her internalize the wrong message. … Johnson East said that, at the time, her gold medal win falsely reinforced the idea that she needed to starve herself to garner other accomplishments.
Did Shawn Johnson compete in more than one Olympics?
Shawn Johnson East (born Shawn Machel Johnson; January 19, 1992) is an American former artistic gymnast. She is the 2008 Olympic balance beam gold medalist and team, all-around and floor exercise silver medalist.
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What Olympic team was Shawn Johnson on?
Ahead of the upcoming Tokyo Olympics, gold medalist Shawn Johnson East is looking back at her own time competing in the games as part of the U.S. gymnastics team.
Was Shawn Johnson’s husband an Olympian?
Fan Buzz reports that Shawn Johnson’s husband, Andrew East, is a former NFL player. While Johnson was busy winning gold medals and competing in the Olympics, East was working on his football skills. … East met Johnson through his brother, Guy, at the 2012 Olympics.
How many Olympics did Simone Biles compete in?
With a combined total of 32 Olympic and World Championship medals, Biles is tied as the most decorated gymnast of all time. Biles’ seven Olympic medals also ties Shannon Miller for the most Olympic medals won by an American female gymnast.
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