Rosannagh Maclennan of Canada won the women’s trampoline gold medal Saturday with a score of 57.305, edging two Chinese gymnasts who led after qualifying. Maclennan was fourth in qualifying but her degree of difficulty — 15.400 – was the highest among the eight finalists, meaning that if she executed her routine, she could finish in […]
American Savannah Vinsant, 19, finished seventh in trampoline qualifying and advances to the final (10:30 a.m. ET). Vinsant ranked just 11th after her first routine, but a higher degree of difficulty helped her move up in her second routine. In qualifying, athletes perform two routines. The first focuses on execution and simplicity; the second has […]
Track and field stars Allyson Felix and Carmelita Jeter race in the 100 meters, plus other events to watch Saturday at the London Olympics.
Dong Dong of China won gold on the trampoline Friday, scoring 62.990 in the men’s final at North Greenwich Arena. Dmitry Ushakov of Russia won the silver with a score of (61.769) and Chunlong Lu took the bronze (61.319). American Steven Gluckstein finished last in qualifying and did not make the eight-man final.
American Steven Gluckstein finished last in the field of 16 in men’s trampoline qualifying Friday, scoring well off the pace set by leader Dong Dong of China. In qualifying, athletes perform two routines. The first focuses on execution, with two skills counting for difficulty. The second has no difficulty limitations. Gluckstein’s score from the first […]
What to watch and when Friday at the London Olympics.