Gymnastics

Brazil gymnastics coach accused of sexual abuse

Brazil gymnastics coach accused of sexual abuse

Published 03/05/2018

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - A sexual abuse scandal is engulfing Brazilian gymnastics this week as a former national coach has come under investigation for allegedly [more…]

Michigan university paid firm to monitor Nassar victims’ social…

Michigan university paid firm to monitor Nassar victims’ social…

Published 29/03/2018

(Reuters) - A public relations firm billed Michigan State University for more than $500,000 for January as it tracked social-media activity surrounding the case of [more…]

Disgraced former USA Gymnastics doctor sent to Arizona federal prison

Disgraced former USA Gymnastics doctor sent to Arizona federal prison

Published 10/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Larry Nassar, a former team USA Gymnastics doctor, who pleaded guilty in November 2017 to sexual assault charges, returns from a break to [more…]

Sexual abuse scandal weighs on U.S. gymnastics centers

Sexual abuse scandal weighs on U.S. gymnastics centers

Published 02/02/2018

Gedderts Twistars USA Gymnastics Club is seen in Dimondale, Michigan, U.S., February 1, 2018. REUTERS/Rebecca CookLANSING, Mich. (Reuters) - Gymnastics coach Jamie Boyd-Hamilton is painfully [more…]

Olympic officials failed to act on Nassar sex abuse claims: report

Olympic officials failed to act on Nassar sex abuse claims: report

Published 01/02/2018

Meridian Township Police Chief Dave Hall and Twsp Manager Frank Walsh publicly apologize to assault victim Brianne Randall-Gay (on video conference screen) for failing to [more…]

Michigan special prosecutor to probe university in Nassar case

Michigan special prosecutor to probe university in Nassar case

Published 28/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: Larry Nassar, a former team USA Gymnastics doctor, who pleaded guilty in November 2017 to sexual assault charges, returns from a break to [more…]

USA Gymnastics quiet on board resignation call after abuse scandal

USA Gymnastics quiet on board resignation call after abuse scandal

Published 26/01/2018

Larry Nassar, a former team USA Gymnastics doctor, who pleaded guilty in November 2017 to sexual assault charges, is led from the courtroom after listening [more…]

‘Stench’ of Nassar scandal will dog USA Gymnastics for years: experts

‘Stench’ of Nassar scandal will dog USA Gymnastics for years: experts

Published 26/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: Larry Nassar, a former team USA Gymnastics doctor who pleaded guilty in November 2017 to sexual assault charges, is escorted into the courtroom [more…]

Procter & Gamble to ‘evaluate’ USA Gymnastics sponsorship

Procter & Gamble to ‘evaluate’ USA Gymnastics sponsorship

Published 15/12/2017

Procter & Gamble will "evaluate" next year whether to negotiate another sponsorship deal with USA Gymnastics (USAG), a company spokesperson said on Thursday. [more…]

U.S. gymnastics team doctor sentenced to 60 years for child pornography

U.S. gymnastics team doctor sentenced to 60 years for child pornography

Published 07/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Former USA Gymnastics' team physician Larry Nassar poses in this handout photo received November 10, 2017. Department of Attorney General/Handout via REUTERS(Reuters) - [more…]