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# gymnastics - Thursday 11 August, 2016

US teenage sensation Biles keeps up bid for a record five women's gymnastics gold
# Star Of The Show
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# Star Of The Show

US teenage sensation Biles keeps up bid for a record five women's gymnastics gold

Aug 11th 2016, 10:33 PM 6,170 Views 2 Comments

The 19-year-old was peerless as she crushed her rivals.

# gymnastics - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

12 tweets that perfectly sum up why we should all bow down to Simone Biles
# Bow Down
From The Daily Edge
# Bow Down

12 tweets that perfectly sum up why we should all bow down to Simone Biles

Aug 10th 2016, 9:48 AM 8,997 Views 1 Comment

AKA The Queen.

Teenage prodigy Simone Biles leads US to gold
# Take A Bow
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# Take A Bow

Teenage prodigy Simone Biles leads US to gold

Aug 10th 2016, 1:24 AM 6,360 Views 0 Comments

The American gymnast got her bid for a record five gold medals at the Rio Olympics off to a flying start.

# gymnastics - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Dutch gymnast sent home for breaking drinking rules
# Too Many Scoops
From The42
# Too Many Scoops

Dutch gymnast sent home for breaking drinking rules

Aug 9th 2016, 4:33 PM 8,494 Views 4 Comments

Yuri van Gelder’s late night excursion into Rio has cost him a place in the Dutch gymnastics Olympics team.

# gymnastics - Monday 8 August, 2016

19 tweets everyone who is obsessed with Olympic gymnastics will just get
# DO A FLIP!
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# DO A FLIP!

19 tweets everyone who is obsessed with Olympic gymnastics will just get

Aug 8th 2016, 7:02 PM 4,752 Views 0 Comments

It’s the best.

19 tweets everyone who is obsessed with Olympic gymnastics will just get
# Olympic Games
From The Daily Edge
# Olympic Games

19 tweets everyone who is obsessed with Olympic gymnastics will just get

Aug 8th 2016, 11:13 AM 9,220 Views 0 Comments

It’s the best.

# gymnastics - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Kieran Behan: A warrior, an inspiration, and an Irish Olympian worthy of the title
# Gymnastics
From The42
# Gymnastics

Kieran Behan: A warrior, an inspiration, and an Irish Olympian worthy of the title

Aug 7th 2016, 7:30 AM 31,919 Views 20 Comments

Irish gymnast has overcome many lifetimes of adversity just to make it this far.

Kieran Behan dislocated his knee on first tumble of routine, carried on and finished anyway
# Report
From The42
# Report

Kieran Behan dislocated his knee on first tumble of routine, carried on and finished anyway

Aug 7th 2016, 2:00 AM 48,373 Views 13 Comments

The Irish athlete will now not compete in a gymnastics final.

# gymnastics - Saturday 6 August, 2016

Horrific scenes as French gymnastics' main medal hope suffers gruesome leg break
# Pain
From The42
# Pain

Horrific scenes as French gymnastics' main medal hope suffers gruesome leg break

Aug 6th 2016, 10:22 PM 22,927 Views 11 Comments

Rings specialist Aït-Said fell to the mat in agony clutching the back of his knee and the lower part of his leg.

# gymnastics - Friday 5 August, 2016

Ireland’s teen gymnast is getting by with a little help from some unlikely friends
# Road To Rio
From The42
# Road To Rio

Ireland’s teen gymnast is getting by with a little help from some unlikely friends

Aug 5th 2016, 10:50 AM 19,496 Views 6 Comments

Ellis O’Reilly talks to The42 about staying calm but exploding off the vault as she makes her Olympic debut on Sunday.

# gymnastics - Thursday 4 August, 2016

9 gymnast Instagrams you need to follow if you're obsessed with gymnastics
# Gymnastics
From The Daily Edge
# Gymnastics

9 gymnast Instagrams you need to follow if you're obsessed with gymnastics

Aug 4th 2016, 2:35 PM 11,865 Views 0 Comments

The best part of the Olympics, tbh.

# gymnastics - Saturday 23 July, 2016

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Ellis O'Reilly
# The Jerries
From The42
# The Jerries

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Ellis O'Reilly

Jul 23rd 2016, 6:30 AM 5,533 Views 2 Comments

O’Reilly will be the first female gymnast to represent Ireland at an Olympic Games.

# gymnastics - Friday 25 March, 2016

Take a break and watch this amazing tiny gymnast
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Take a break and watch this amazing tiny gymnast

Mar 25th 2016, 10:55 AM 28,840 Views 5 Comments

Three-year-old Emma Rester only started classes six months ago.

# gymnastics - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Kieran Behan targeting unfinished business in Rio
# Olympics
From The42
# Olympics

Kieran Behan targeting unfinished business in Rio

Mar 15th 2016, 9:24 AM 2,188 Views 0 Comments

And he may be joined by 18-year-old Ellis O’Reilly.

# gymnastics - Friday 30 October, 2015

BBC commentator comes under fire for Chinese accent
# Questionable
# Questionable

BBC commentator comes under fire for Chinese accent

Oct 30th 2015, 11:05 PM 27,106 Views 46 Comments

Mitch Fenner made the gaff during the World Gymnastics Championships.

# gymnastics - Sunday 27 September, 2015

12 of our favourite images from another busy week of sport
# Through A Lens
From The42
# Through A Lens

12 of our favourite images from another busy week of sport

Sep 27th 2015, 8:25 PM 6,227 Views 1 Comment

All the action from a different angle.

# gymnastics - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

If you thought Richie Hogan's feet were bad, wait until you see this top Irish gymnast's hands
# Taking It Handy
From The42
# Taking It Handy

If you thought Richie Hogan's feet were bad, wait until you see this top Irish gymnast's hands

Sep 22nd 2015, 9:02 AM 10,287 Views 1 Comment

Kieran Behan’s hands were in a state this weekend.

# gymnastics - Saturday 19 September, 2015

Ireland secure biggest ever medal haul at Northern European Gymnastics Championships
# Silverware
From The42
# Silverware

Ireland secure biggest ever medal haul at Northern European Gymnastics Championships

Sep 19th 2015, 9:38 PM 4,078 Views 1 Comment

The men’s team earned gold while the women picked up silver in Limerick.

A teenage whizz who is already designing apps is one of Ireland's next gymnastics hopes
# Euro Vision
From The42
# Euro Vision

A teenage whizz who is already designing apps is one of Ireland's next gymnastics hopes

Sep 19th 2015, 10:37 AM 3,793 Views 0 Comments

Meet 18-year-old Jack Neill.

# gymnastics - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Ireland's boxers up and running in Baku as Jennifer Egan narrowly misses out on medal
# Baku 2015
From The42
# Baku 2015

Ireland's boxers up and running in Baku as Jennifer Egan narrowly misses out on medal

Jun 16th 2015, 11:30 PM 5,411 Views 0 Comments

Convincing wins for Darren O’Neill and Myles Casey get Team Ireland off to the perfect start in the ring.

# gymnastics - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Behan: GB athletes have more resources but I've never regretted representing Ireland
# Baku 2015
From The42
# Baku 2015

Behan: GB athletes have more resources but I've never regretted representing Ireland

Jun 13th 2015, 8:00 PM 5,657 Views 1 Comment

The gymnast is confident of success at the inaugural European Games.

# gymnastics - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

Even Olympic gymnasts are being inspired by Conor McGregor's athleticism
# McGregor Fanclub
From The42
# McGregor Fanclub

Even Olympic gymnasts are being inspired by Conor McGregor's athleticism

Jun 10th 2015, 12:05 PM 13,630 Views 2 Comments

Kieran Behan is a big admirer of the UFC star.

# gymnastics - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

Lucky escape for Irish Olympian after seven-man assault in London
# Kung Fu Kieran
From The42
# Kung Fu Kieran

Lucky escape for Irish Olympian after seven-man assault in London

Jun 9th 2015, 3:00 PM 39,451 Views 29 Comments

Gymnast Kieran Behan was attacked outside his home.

# gymnastics - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

Been there, done that… now Kieran Behan plans to get even better
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Been there, done that… now Kieran Behan plans to get even better

Jul 30th 2013, 8:30 AM 2,194 Views 3 Comments

Irish Olympic gymnast Kieran Behan on how life has changed since London 2012 and how he’s in a much better place as he sets off on the Road to Rio.

# gymnastics - Sunday 19 May, 2013

The Munster players are really terrible gymnasts
# Hilarious
From The42
# Hilarious

The Munster players are really terrible gymnasts

May 19th 2013, 10:36 PM 4,960 Views 1 Comment

They do make for entertaining viewing though.

# gymnastics - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Playfit creates 10 new jobs in fight against childhood obesity
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Playfit creates 10 new jobs in fight against childhood obesity

Jan 17th 2013, 6:30 AM 5,324 Views 10 Comments

The children’s fitness class company is to create 10 new jobs as a result of an expansion of its sports and activity services for three to eight-year-olds.

# gymnastics - Saturday 11 August, 2012

How do they do it? Amazing pictures of gymnasts in action
# Bendy
From The42
# Bendy

How do they do it? Amazing pictures of gymnasts in action

Aug 11th 2012, 1:00 PM 10,798 Views 8 Comments

Look at them there, lepping around…

# gymnastics - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Olympic Tumblr of the Day: McKayla is Not Impressed
# Tumblr Of The Day
From The Daily Edge
# Tumblr Of The Day

Olympic Tumblr of the Day: McKayla is Not Impressed

Aug 9th 2012, 11:14 AM 14,759 Views 1 Comment

And nor should you be.

# gymnastics - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Wait a minute: Why was that Japanese coach handing a wad of $100 bills to a gymnastics judge?
# Money Money Money
From The42
# Money Money Money

Wait a minute: Why was that Japanese coach handing a wad of $100 bills to a gymnastics judge?

Jul 31st 2012, 3:21 PM 3,492 Views 2 Comments

Don’t tell me it’s just the cost of photocopying these days.

# gymnastics - Sunday 29 July, 2012

The Sunday Papers: some of the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

The Sunday Papers: some of the week's best sportswriting

Jul 29th 2012, 7:10 AM 1,090 Views 0 Comments

Take a little time out from watching sport by reading about some more sport. Go on, we know you love it.

# gymnastics - Saturday 28 July, 2012

Olympic Village: Day One, wrap
# Round-Up
From The42
# Round-Up

Olympic Village: Day One, wrap

Jul 28th 2012, 10:23 PM 8,976 Views 8 Comments

A round-up of the weird, wonderful and woeful of the first day of medal-winning action at London 2012.

As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, day 1 From The42
Live Jul 28th 2012, 7:25 PM

As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, day 1

'I'll come back stronger' - Kieran Behan
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

'I'll come back stronger' - Kieran Behan

Jul 28th 2012, 3:01 PM 14,056 Views 58 Comments

The Irish gymnast broke down in tears after a disappointing performance this morning.

# gymnastics - Monday 23 July, 2012

Stop the bus! Kieran Behan live-tweets his Olympic travel nightmare
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

Stop the bus! Kieran Behan live-tweets his Olympic travel nightmare

Jul 23rd 2012, 1:04 PM 9,413 Views 8 Comments

The Irish gymnast saw more of the Olympic Park than he hoped to this morning.

# gymnastics - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

Here's your 'just chillin' by the canal, no biggie' pic of the day
# Kavanagh / Behan
From The42
# Kavanagh / Behan

Here's your 'just chillin' by the canal, no biggie' pic of the day

Jul 3rd 2012, 2:41 PM 749 Views 0 Comments

What would Patrick Kavanagh make of this lad, huh?

# gymnastics - Saturday 30 June, 2012

London 2012: Introducing... Kieran Behan
# 27 Days To Go
From The42
# 27 Days To Go

London 2012: Introducing... Kieran Behan

Jun 30th 2012, 4:22 PM 4,234 Views 2 Comments

Our athlete-by-athlete guide continues with a man who has overcome more than most to make the short trip to London.

# gymnastics - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Picture perfect: Your impressive public relations image of the day...
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

Picture perfect: Your impressive public relations image of the day...

Apr 18th 2012, 12:43 PM 613 Views 0 Comments

Irish gymnastics hopeful Kieran Behan shows what he can do as his new London 2012 sponsorship deal is announced.

With just 100 days to go until the 2012 Olympic Games, Irish athletes are on their marks
# London Calling
From The42
# London Calling

With just 100 days to go until the 2012 Olympic Games, Irish athletes are on their marks

Apr 18th 2012, 10:40 AM 478 Views 0 Comments

With a little over three months to go to the London games, we look at all the Irish qualifiers so far and who could still make the grade.

# gymnastics - Monday 4 July, 2011

Team Ireland medal tally hits 92 on final day
# Winning
# Winning

Team Ireland medal tally hits 92 on final day

Jul 4th 2011, 8:38 AM 914 Views 1 Comment

The Special Olympics will close tomorrow after another impressive set of Irish performances.

# gymnastics - Thursday 30 June, 2011

Team Ireland take their medal haul to 34 at Special Olympics
# Winning
# Winning

Team Ireland take their medal haul to 34 at Special Olympics

Jun 30th 2011, 7:59 AM 660 Views 9 Comments

Irish athletes continued to bring home the goods in Athens yesterday, winning seven more gold medals.