July 8-10, 2016 - SAP Center - San Jose, Calif. Photo Galleries ; Media Day & Post-Competition Interviews and Podium Training Routines; July 8. Paris 2024 . Rio 2016 . Biles, Douglas, and Raisman competed on all four events. Team GB will send 366 athletes to Rio for the 2016 Olympic Games. The 2016 Summer Olympics took place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from the 5th to the 21st of August when more than 10,500 athletes from 206 National Olympic Committees competed in 28 sports across 33 Olympic … Olympic Games; Olympic Winter Games; Youth Olympic Games; All . Laurie Hernandez competed on and won season 23 of Dancing with the Stars. In the vault final, Biles, who was favored to win despite never winning a world title on the apparatus, won the gold medal, becoming the first American gymnast to win the vault title at an Olympic Games. It was the United States' third gold medal in the event and second outside the United States. Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman, Laurie Hernandez and Madison Kocian defended the USA’s gold medal title in the the team all-around. Simone Biles of the United States of America competes on the Women's Floor final on Day 11 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Rio Olympic Arena on August 16, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Tokyo 2020 . USA Gymnastics The five members of the 2016 U.S. Olympic gymnastics team. Yan Wang of China competes on the vault during the Artistic Gymnastics Women’s Team Final on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Rio Olympic Arena on August 9, 2016 … Menu. Hernandez competed on vault, balance beam, and floor exercise. [8] Full Olympic Trial scores are as follows:[9], The name Final Five was chosen by the team members. RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug. 9, 2016 – The U.S. Olympic Team for women’s gymnastics made history today by winning the USA’s second consecutive Olympic team title at the 2016 Olympic Games at the Rio Olympic Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Copying the results of the individual all-around, Biles and Raisman won gold and silver respectively in the floor exercise event final, competing the two highest difficulty routines in the competition. Gymnastics results for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Olympic Games. But she’s already making history. [15] She, along with Fierce Five member Kyla Ross, made history by becoming the first Olympic gold medalists to compete in NCAA gymnastics[16] in a team managed and then later assistant coached by another Fierce Five member, Jordyn Wieber. U.S. gymnast Gabby Douglas poses at the Olympic media summit on March 7, 2016 in Los Angeles. Sochi 2014 . Tweet. The 2016 nickname was not announced until the team had secured victory in the team event. The Final Five was the United States women's team in artistic gymnastics that won the team event at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. For the individual all-around competition, Biles, Raisman, and Douglas qualified in first, second, and third place, respectively. April 7, 2016 — 1.01pm . She was the first American female gymnast to be given the honor. Team GB medal tracker Rio medal tracker traces team GB's progress at the 2016 Olympics in Brazil. The 2016 United States women's national gymnastics team season refers to the competitions that the United States women's national gymnastics team will participate in during the 2016 … Samir Ait Said of France receives medical attention during the Gymnastics Men's Team qualification on Day 1 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on August 6, 2016. Olympic Games. Olympic Games; Olympic Winter Games; Youth Olympic Games; All . But for gymnastics and for wanting to feel light and things like that, that works for me," Dalton, at the 2016 Olympic trials, says of his diet. Menu. Team GB will send 366 athletes to Rio for the 2016 Olympic Games. Tokyo 2020 . skip to content. A seven-time medallist at the Games, the Japanese ace is also a six-time individual all-around world champion and is widely regarded as one of the greatest gymnasts of all time. Discover (and save!) Fun Fact: Her pre-performance ritual includes putting her hand over her belly and taking a deep breath. Rio 2016 . Despite her area of expertise, Kocian is expected to contribute to the other events as well. Fun Fact: Douglas became involved in gymnastics thanks to her older sister, Arielle, who is now a ballroom dancer. Simone Biles competes on the balance beam during Day 2 of the 2016 U.S. Women's Gymnastics Olympic Trials at SAP Center, July 10, 2016 in San Jose, California. Olympic Games. Tap to interact Dalton, a reliable competitor, placed third in the all-around at Olympic trials and earned top scores on floor and vault. Team Usa Gymnastics Team USA 2016! The Olympic trials for the U.S. gymnastics team concluded yesterday and we finally know which five team members will be heading to Rio de Janeiro for the 2016 Games. Biles finished first on vault and floor exercise, Kocian finished first on the uneven bars, Hernandez finished first on the balance beam. The 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, are quickly approaching. At the 2016 Olympic Team Trials, the selection committee announced that Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas, Laurie Hernandez, Aly Raisman, and Madison Kocian will be joining the US Gymnastics Team. She was partnered with Valentin Chmerkovskiy. Results; Story; Recap; July 10. Paris 2024 . Aly Raisman was named the captain of the 2016 Summer Olympics U.S. women’s gymnastics team on Saturday, July 23 — details Beijing 2022 . 2016 Women's Olympic Team Trials Results, Recaps, Photos and Videos. [6], At the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials, Biles, Hernandez, and Raisman finished first, second, and third respectively in the all-around competition. The women’s rugby sevens team captured bronze in their inaugural Olympic tournament while the women’s soccer team won its second straight bronze medal. This article is missing information about the men's competition. By Linda Pearce. Amid applause and a … Fun Fact: Biles’s favorite event is vault. The United States qualified in first place with an overall score of 185.238, nearly 10 points ahead of second place China who received a score of 175.279. The 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, are quickly approaching. The previous team to medal in every event, including the team and individual all-around, was the Unified Team at the 1992 Games; the only previous U.S. team to do so was at the boycott-reduced 1984 Games. [7] MyKayla Skinner, Ragan Smith, and Ashton Locklear were selected as the three alternates. … China's team hold hands during the women's qualifications. Olympic Games. The 2016 Olympic Trials were held from July 8-10 at the SAP Center in San Jose, California. At the 2016 Olympic Team Trials, the selection committee announced that Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas, Laurie Hernandez, Aly Raisman, and Madison Kocian will be joining the US Gymnastics Team… Save. After the second day of trials ended in St. Louis on Saturday, the U.S. men's gymnastics team was announced for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. [1], Biles and Kocian were part of the 2014 World Championship gold medal winning team. Team USA Olympic Gold Medal Winners of the Past: Where Are They Now? Access official results for the Gymnastics Artistic event team competition men at the Rio 2016 Summer Games Olympics, plus view video highlights of top performances. As the youngest member of the team, Hernandez is also the only first-year, senior-level gymnast. All the best photo and video highlights of Gymnastics Rhythmic at the Rio 2016 Summer Games Olympics, plus official results and medals by event and athlete. Hernandez is the first Puerto Rican woman to make a U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Team. At qualifications, Biles won the all-around, earning herself the only automatic qualification spot. Lee Go-im was selected to represent South Korea in the women's artistic gymnastics for the Games on June 12, 2016, with the men's squad joining her at the end of Olympic Team Trials on July 8. The five members of the team were Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas, Laurie Hernandez, Madison Kocian, and Aly Raisman, with MyKayla Skinner, Ragan Smith, and Ashton Locklear serving as the three alternates. Paris 2024 . Turn on desktop notifications for breaking stories about interest? Beijing 2022 . Kohei Uchimura added two gold medals to his career collection at Rio 2016, becoming the first male gymnast to retain the Olympic artistic individual all-around title in 44 years. LA 2028; Milano Cortina 2026 . Biles, Raisman, Douglas, and Kocian were all part of the 2015 World Championship gold medal winning team. Biles won gold at the 2013 World Championships in the individual all-around and on floor exercise. Team GB medal tracker Rio medal tracker traces team GB's progress at the 2016 Olympics in Brazil. Douglas began making history in 2012, when she became the first U.S. athlete to win both team and all-around gold medals at the London Olympics. Biles won gold in the all-around and Douglas won the silver. After the team event, Biles won a gold medal in the individual all-around event, the vault, and on floor exercise and won a bronze on the balance beam; Raisman, the team captain, won silver in the individual all around and on floor exercise; Kocian won silver on the uneven bars; Hernandez won silver on the balance beam. Pyeongchang 2018 . The Men's artistic gymnastics team all-around competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics … Laurie Hernandez, Aly Raisman, Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas, Madison Kocian Pyeongchang 2018 . — -- The U.S. women's gymnastics team has won gold at the 2016 Olympic Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro. T he U.S. women’s gymnastics team has a lot to prove next month when the Olympic Games start in Rio. Rio 2016 . The alternates are MyKayla Skinner, Ragan Smith, and Ashton Locklear. Biles also won gold on floor exercise and balance beam and won bronze on the vault. Jul 11, 2016 - This Pin was discovered by . Access official results for the Gymnastics Artistic event individual all-round women at the Rio 2016 Summer Games Olympics, plus view video highlights of top performances. Rio 2016 . Sochi 2014 . The Final Five was the United States women's team in artistic gymnastics that won the team event at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Olympic Gymnast Vaults to Victory in Season 23", "DWTS Judges Were Just as Shocked as Anyone That Simone Biles Was Eliminated", "UCLA gymnastics has an Olympic aura surrounding its program", "Madison Kocian, Kyla Ross make history with NCAA gymnastics debuts", "Abuse suffered by Laurie Hernandez further tarnishes the Final Five's 2016 gold medals", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Final_Five_(gymnastics)&oldid=989188679, Short description is different from Wikidata, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 17 November 2020, at 15:35. Kocian is an uneven bars specialist and the only event specialist on the team. skip to content. US gymnast Madison Kocian competes in the Uneven Bars event during the women's team final Artistic Gymnastics at the Olympic Arena during the Rio 2016 Olympic … [4], Biles was chosen by Team USA to be the flag bearer for the closing ceremonies. Gabby Douglas-- 2012 Olympic all-around champ; back in contention for 2016 team McKayla Maroney -- Olympic silver medalist on vault, and queen of the Not Impressed face; no longer competing Aly Raisman-- Olympic gold medalist on floor; back in contention for 2016 team Kyla Ross-- A leader for the US team in 2013 and 2014; will compete NCAA gymnastics for UCLA next year Jordyn Wieber-- The … Kocian competed only on uneven bars. Menu. Jul 25, 2016 - 2016 Olympic Gymnastics Team! Sochi 2014 . Pyeongchang 2018 . Access official results for the Gymnastics Artistic event individual all-round men at the Rio 2016 Summer Games Olympics, plus view video highlights of top performances. US Women's Gymnastics Wins Gold for Team All-Around Final, Meet the Moms Behind the US Olympic Women’s Gymnastics Team. Australia's Danielle Prince secures a ticket to the Rio Olympics in the rhythmic gymnastics individual all-round event. skip to content. … Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman, Laurie Hernandez and Madison Kocian defended the USA’s gold medal title in the the team all-around. Pyeongchang 2018 . skip to content. Menu. In three years, Biles has won 14 world championship medals, 10 of which were gold, putting her at the top of the list for any U.S. athlete in history. Madison Kocian went on to compete at the collegiate level for the UCLA Bruins. Pyeongchang 2018 . Sam … She was partnered with Sasha Farber. ST. LOUIS, June 25, 2016 – USA Gymnastics today announced the five men who comprise the U.S. Olympic Men's Gymnastics Team that will compete at the 2016 Olympic … The 2019 U.S. junior all-around champion, Kayla DiCello , … Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports via Reuters. She also won silver on vault and bronze on balance beam. S … Biles took the gold medal, 2.1 points ahead of Raisman, who took the silver medal. The Olympic team now convenes at the U.S. national team training camp at Karolyi's ranch north of Houston for nine days before leaving for the Games. There were a pair of bronze medals from the diving tank, as Meaghan Benfeito teamed with Roseline Filion to reach the podium for the second straight Games in the 10m synchro event before winning a solo bronze in the individual … The men's artistic gymnastics team was named to the Olympic roster on June 22, 2016. Larisa Iordache left no doubt about it today: she is back. — -- The U.S. women's gymnastics team has won gold at the 2016 Olympic Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro. Olympic Games; Olympic Winter Games; Youth Olympic Games; All . Sochi 2014 . Like Douglas, Raisman, too, was a competitor in the 2012 Olympics in London, from which she returned as the most decorated U.S. gymnast, with a gold on floor exercise, a bronze on the balance beam and having contributed to the team gold. Despite the mistake, her score was high enough to win her the bronze medal. It was the United States' third gold medal in the event and second outside the United States. Olympic Games; Olympic Winter Games; Youth Olympic Games; All . Madison Kocian during podium training, the day before the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials for women's gymnastics in San Jose, California, July 7, 2016. Kocian won gold on the uneven bars in a four way tie. Australia's Prince qualifies for Rio 2016 gymnastics berth. 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