🥇 Paris is always a good idea
Olympic icons put on record-setting performances at Gymnastics and Track & Field Trials
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Pass the tissues, because a whole host of Olympic dreams were realized at this weekend’s USA Gymnastics and Track & Field Trials. Here are the biggest names to know with just 25 days to go until the Games begin.
July 01, 2024
🥇 Going for gold
U.S. Track & Field and Gymnastics Olympic Trials Continue
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With officially four weeks (!!!) to go until the Paris 2024 Olympics Opening Ceremony, roster selection season is in full swing. This weekend’s serving up thrilling U.S. Olympic Track & Field Trials and U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Trials action. Team USA, loading.
June 28, 2024
2023 US Gymnastics Championships preview
2023 US Gymnastics Championships preview
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Say bonjour to your weekend plans because the 2023 US Gymnastics Championships are officially underway, with Olympic hopefuls looking to impress in San Jose, CA.
August 25, 2023
Simone Biles returns to the mat at the U.S. Classic.
Simone Biles returns to the mat at the U.S. Classic.
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The U.S. Classic —the most important qualifying meet ahead of the USA Gymnastics Championships later this month —begins today, but TBH, the real fun comes tomorrow, when the GOAT, Simone Biles, makes her highly-anticipated return to elite competition after a two-year absence.
August 04, 2023
NCAA gymnastics and the not-so-rare perfect 10
NCAA gymnastics and the not-so-rare perfect 10
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Though we think you're perfect, many are questioning women’s collegiate gymnastics subjective judging with too many gymnasts recently receiving perfect scores.
February 19, 2023
Simone Biles returns to the Olympic competition floor
Simone Biles returns to the Olympic competition floor
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August 03, 2021
The GIST: American gymnast Simone Biles made an overnight comeback and proved the haters wrong.
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Ep #380

UEFA Euro finals preview and an interview with CanWNT star Adriana Leon

July 11, 2024
UEFA Euro finals preview and an interview with CanWNT star Adriana Leon

Hello there!

And welcome to a very special episode of The GIST of It featuring an international women’s footy star, CanWNT winger Adriana Leon.

First up though, co-hosts Ellen Hyslop and Steph Rotz discuss the UEFA Euro 2024 and Copa América tournaments with the thrilling finals of both men’s tourneys set for Sunday, July 14th.

Then in part two, stick around for our convo with CanWNT star Adriana Leon. The 2020 gold medal winner will once again rep Team Canada at the upcoming Paris 2024 Games. We sat down with her to discuss her mindset, the growth of women’s sports, the red and white’s rivalry with the USWNT, and so much more.

A big thank you to our friends at Aflac for powering today’s episode! Just like The GIST tackles the gap in women’s sports coverage, Aflac closes the gap that health insurance leaves behind. Learn more at aflac.com/thegist.

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Los Angeles: Future UCLA Stars will Compete in Tokyo Olympics
Los Angeles: Future UCLA Stars will Compete in Tokyo Olympics
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The GIST: Clippers skating on thin ice, wins for both LA baseball teams, and some notable UCLA gymnastic stars.
June 28, 2021
Team USA Continues to Add Star Power to its Roster
Team USA Continues to Add Star Power to its Roster
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The GIST: Though Serena Williams won’t be competing in the Olympics, an epidemiologist and the GOAT punched their tickets to the Tokyo Games. Just 25 days to go...
June 28, 2021
Too much rock for one hand
Too much rock for one hand
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The GIST: With championships, upsets and winning streaks on the women’s side along with a former college football champ (and soon to be NFL star) winning the Internet, it was quite the weekend in college sports. Everybody’s hands go up.
April 19, 2021