Biles, Douglas Headline US Women's Gymnastics TeamSimone Biles wouldn't let herself believe it. Not until she heard from national team coordinator Martha Karolyi, even if the Olympic dream she had been chasing for most of her life was locked down long ago.
5 Amazing Circus Experiences In The East BaySan Francisco's East Bay is a hotbed of circus arts where you (and your kids) can learn how to tumble, juggle and even walk a tightrope while getting a great workout for both muscles and funny bone.
'Flying Squirrel' Soars In SJ, Heads For London GamesLook out London. The 16-year-old whose “Flying Squirrel” nickname might be the only thing more appealing than her personality or her high-flying uneven bars routine is ready to take on a new continent after upsetting world champion Jordyn Wieber to win the Olympic trials Sunday night.
Olympic Hopes Fade For Liukin At San Jose TrialsNastia Liukin posted a score of 14.050 on her signature event, better than the national championships three weeks ago but nowhere near where it needs to be to nab one of the coveted five Olympic spots.
Mikulak Shines On First Day Of Gymnastics TrialsSam Mikulak solidified his spot on the five-man Olympic team with a score of 91.80 on Thursday, just ahead of Danell Leyva at 91.70 and national champion John Orozco.
San Jose Hosts Olympic Gymnastics TrialsGymnastics fans and Olympics enthusiasts from across the country have their attention fixed on San Jose, where the 2012 U.S. Olympics Trials for gymnastics began Thursday.
San Jose Athlete Could Be 1st Openly Gay Male Gymnast On US Olympic TeamIf Josh Dixon makes the cut at the US Olympic team trials in San Jose on Thursday, he could also make history as the first openly gay gymnast to compete at the Olympics.
Olympic Trials To Bring U.S. Gymnasts And Business To Downtown San JoseSan Jose’s downtown bars, restaurants and hotels are preparing for the U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Trials which will be held at HP Pavilion starting next week.
Best Casual Art Classes In The Bay AreaLooking to find ways to bring out your inner artist, but not sure where to start? The San Francisco Bay Area offers a tantalizing array of casual classes ranging from improvisation and dancing to acting and clowning.
Men's Gymnastics Program At Cal Avoids EliminationA fundraising effort has helped save Cal’s men’s gymnastics program, which was slated to be eliminated in a cost-cutting move.
Decision On Imperiled Cal Sports DelayedA decision on whether California's baseball team and four other programs will be reinstated has been delayed.
Decision On Threatened Cal Sports Expected ThursdayA decision on whether California’s baseball team and four other programs will be saved will come Thursday.