Who won 2008 team gymnastics Olympics?

Who won 2008 team gymnastics Olympics?

The women’s artistic team all-around competition at the 2008 Summer Olympics was held at the Beijing National Indoor Stadium on August 13, 2008. Teams qualified through the general artistic qualification performances. Each team was composed of six gymnasts….Final.

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Who won 2008 all-around?

BEIJING, Aug. 15, 2008 – Nastia Liukin of Parker, Texas, and Shawn Johnson of West Des Moines, Iowa, won the gold and silver medals, respectively, at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, China, becoming the first U.S. women to go 1-2 in the all-around at an Olympic Games.

What year was Chellsie Memmel in Olympics?

She was the bronze medalist in the all-around at the 2008 Visa Championships and was named to the 2008 U.S. Women’s Olympic Team. Despite a broken bone in her ankle, Memmel performed on the uneven bars at the 2008 Olympics, helping the U.S. team earn their second consecutive Olympic team silver medal.

Why are gymnast older now?

Response from coaches and federations Supporters of the age restrictions have pointed out that it has encouraged older gymnasts to remain in the sport. The average age of an international gymnast was 18.10 years in 2005.

Did Shawn Johnson win all-around?

USA Gymnastics | Shawn Johnson East. Won four medals at the 2008 Olympics: Gold (balance beam) and silver (team, all-around and floor exercise). Won three gold medals at the 2007 World Championships – team, all-around and floor exercise.

Who is the 32 year old gymnast?

Chellsie Memmel
Chellsie Memmel celebrates after competing on the balance beam at the Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis, Indiana. An Olympic silver medalist and mom of two children came out of her nine-year retirement at age 32 to compete in a gymnastics tournament Saturday.

Which gymnast is a mom?

Chellsie Memmel, mom of 2, comes out of retirement to compete at US Gymnastics Classic. Memmel has been documenting her adult gymnastics journey on her YouTube channel.

How old was Shawn Johnson in the 2008 Olympics?

Shawn Johnson, then 16, waves to the crowd after winning gold in the balance beam on Aug. 19, 2008, at National Indoor Stadium during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. Shawn Johnson, who trained at Chow’s Gym in West Des Moines under owner Liang Chow, won the gold medal in the balance beam at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.