What did Gabby Douglas do in the 2012 Olympics?

What did Gabby Douglas do in the 2012 Olympics?

At that year’s summer Olympics in London, 16-year-old Douglas took the world by storm. But Douglas did Dawes and every other American gymnast that came before her one better in 2012, becoming the first American woman to win gold in the team and individual all-around at the same Olympics.

What happened to Gabby Douglas in the Olympics?

Douglas stopped training in 2016 after two successful stints at the Olympic Games. She has not officially announced her retirement but did not take part in the US Olympic team trials for Tokyo. Olympians file paperwork to take their names out of a US Anti-Doping Agency testing pool when they officially retire.

Who won all-around Olympics in 2012?

Gymnastics at the 2012 Summer Olympics – Women’s artistic individual all-around

Women’s artistic individual all-around at the Games of the XXX Olympiad
Competitors 28 from 21 nations
Gabby Douglas United States Viktoria Komova Russia Aliya Mustafina Russia
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Who is the 25 year old former American gymnast who was the 2012 Olympic all around champion and 2015 world all around silver medalist single line text?

At the 2012 Olympics in London, she won gold medals in the team and floor competitions, as well as the bronze medal on the balance beam, making her the most decorated American gymnast at the Games….

Aly Raisman
Music Hava Nagila (2011–2012) Russian Sailors Dance/Kalinka (2015–2016)
Retired January 14, 2020

Who won women’s gymnastics all 2012?

2012 Olympics, Women’s Gymnastics All-Around: Gabby Douglas Takes The Gold.

What did Gabby Douglas win at the 2012 Olympics?

At the 2012 U.S. National Championships in June, Douglas won the gold medal in uneven bars, silver in the all-around, and bronze in floor.

What was Gabby Douglas highest all around score?

At the AT American Cup at Madison Square Garden in March, Douglas received the highest total all-around score in the women’s competition, ahead of her teammate and current world champion Jordyn Wieber. However, her scores did not count towards winning the competition because she was an alternate.

Where did Gabby Douglas finish in the 2016 US Classic?

Gabby competed at the 2016 Secret US Classic in Hartford, Connecticut, on June 4. She did not compete in the all-around competition, which was won by Fierce Five teammate Aly Raisman. Douglas competed on UB and BB, scoring a 15.650 on UB to finish in 3rd behind Ashton Locklear and Madison Kocian on that event.

Why was Gabby Douglas not on the national team?

Placing 16th in that competition, Douglas was not eligible for the 2008 Junior Women’s National Team. In 2009, Douglas suffered a fracture in the growth plate of her wrist. Due to this injury, she was not able to compete and missed the 2009 Covergirl US Classic.

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