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5 Amazing Circus Experiences In The East Bay

San 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.

CBS San Francisco–04/12/2013

Gabrielle Douglas competes on the beam during day 4 of the 2012 U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Team Trials at HP Pavilion on July 1, 2012 in San Jose, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

‘Flying Squirrel’ Soars In SJ, Heads For London Games

Look 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.

07/02/2012

Nastia Liukin competes on the beam during day 2 of the 2012 U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Team Trials at HP Pavilion on June 28, 2012 in San Jose. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Olympic Hopes Fade For Liukin At San Jose Trials

Nastia 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.

06/29/2012

Sam Mikulak competes on the pommel horse during day 1 of the 2012 U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Team Trials at HP Pavilion on June 28, 2012 in San Jose. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Mikulak Shines On First Day Of Gymnastics Trials

Sam 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.

06/28/2012

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San Jose Hosts Olympic Gymnastics Trials

Gymnastics 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.

06/28/2012

Josh Dixon

San Jose Athlete Could Be 1st Openly Gay Male Gymnast On US Olympic Team

If 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.

06/28/2012

HP Pavilion in San Jose. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Olympic Trials To Bring U.S. Gymnasts And Business To Downtown San Jose

San 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.

06/18/2012

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Best Casual Art Classes In The Bay Area

Looking 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.

01/02/2012

Cal Bears.

Men’s Gymnastics Program At Cal Avoids Elimination

A fundraising effort has helped save Cal’s men’s gymnastics program, which was slated to be eliminated in a cost-cutting move.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/02/2011

Cal Men's Rugby

Decision On Imperiled Cal Sports Delayed

A decision on whether California’s baseball team and four other programs will be reinstated has been delayed.

CBS San Francisco–02/10/2011

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