Is Laurie Hernandez going to 2021 Olympics?
Laurie Hernandez discusses emotions of not competing at Tokyo Olympics. Olympic gold medal gymnast Laurie Hernandez told the ‘On Her Turf’ podcast she’s “letting grieving and excitement co-exist” while in Tokyo to work, but not compete.
Did Laurie Hernandez qualify for Olympic Trials?
Hernandez was left off the roster for the Olympic trials two weeks ago. She did not petition to be added and ended up doing commentary for the NBC broadcast. After her injury, Hernandez posted a thread on Twitter showing a bunch of the skills she was working on for trials.
Who is going to the 2021 Olympic gymnastics team?
Joining the sport’s GOAT in Tokyo are Sunisa Lee, Jordan Chiles, Grace McCallum, Jade Carey and MyKayla Skinner. Carey and Skinner qualified for these Olympics as individual athletes while the others will compete with Biles in the team event.
Did Simone Biles make the 2021 Olympics?
Simone Biles will miss more time at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics as she continues to prioritize her mental health. Biles’ participation in the all-around was in question after she withdrew from the team final Tuesday. …
Will Simone Biles compete in 2021?
Simone Biles will compete in Tuesday’s beam event at the Tokyo Olympics, USA Gymnastics announced Monday. “We are so excited to confirm that you will see two U.S. athletes in the balance beam final tomorrow — Suni Lee AND Simone Biles!!