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Wednesday, October 19, 2011

With eyes firmly on 2012 London Olympics, U.S. Women's Gymnastics team scores Gold at World Championships in Tokyo, beating Russia


Opening segment of NBC Sports coverage of the Womens Final of the 2011 Gymnastics World Championships, Tokyo, October 2011.


U.S. Women score Gold at 2011 Gymnastics World Championships, Tokyo, October 2011.


Jordyn Wieber's Floor Exercise routine, 2011 Gymnastics World Championships, Tokyo, October 2011.



Alexandra Raisman's Floor Exercise routine, 2011 Gymnastics World Championships, Tokyo, October 2011. (NBC-TV)
http://youtu.be/wBupA7BDEns



Team Medal Ceremony, 2011 Gymnastics World Championships, Tokyo, October 2011. (NBC-TV) http://youtu.be/dqOJimCnJEs
With eyes firmly on 2012 London Olympics, U.S. Women's Gymnastics team scores Gold at World Championships in Tokyo, beating Russia
For some American sports fans, due in part to it being held in Tokyo and the time difference -13 hours ahead of U.S. Eastern time zone- the only recent news they heard about the U.S. Women's gymnastics team at the World Championships was this, perhaps the most-discussed sports Tweet of the year on the blogosphere:

Alicia Sacramone:
Best boyfriend award goes to @BQ9 for taking the red eye from Denver to be here for my surgery today...just another reason why I love him


http://twitter.com/#!/ASac3/status/123370492127223810



Interview with veteran gymnast and 2008 Olympic team captain Alicia Sacramone about her Achilles tendon injury that knocked her out of the competition. (NBC-TV)

But as you can see at the top, there was a lot more going on than just Tweeting!

U.S. Women's Team Coordinator: Martha Karolyi.
Team members: Gabrielle "Gabby" Douglas, Sabrina Vega, Jordyn Wieber, Anna Li, Alicia Sacramone, McKayla Maroney, Alexandra Raisman & Shawn Johnson (non-traveling alternate).


Video: John Macready checks out the busiest intersection in Tokyo and catches up with the U.S. Women's Team after they win gold at the 2011 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships.

See more behind-the-scenes videos of the U.S. Men's and Women's National Gymnastics Teams at:
http://uverseonline.att.net/sports/teamusa/sport/gymnastics


Best score of the competition - Victoria Komova of Russia, 15.733 on the Uneven Parallel Bars during preliminary qualifications.

Komova followed up with this performance in the finals, scoring a 15.500.




Best Gymnasts for london 2012 - HD

Gamba, Sap!

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#HOLLYWOODFL based photographer and entrepreneur Esther Chuang with Hollywood Mayor-elect Josh Levy

Thumbs up! What a night we had! #HOLLYWOODFL based photographer and entrepreneur Esther Chuang with a very elated Hollywood Mayor-elect Josh Levy at his Victory Party, held at Leo Anato's Atelier3/AT3 on Harrison Street & S. 19th Avenue, Hollywood. AT3's great environment and the amazing variety of food prepared by chef Kevin Dreifuss, former owner/chef of ENDS MEAT restaurant, was SUPERB! November 8, 2016

Esther Chuang, Morro Dois Irmãos, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2015

Above, perhaps my most-favorite photo ever of Esther, which is really saying something considering the THOUSANDS that I've actually seen of her, from all over the world. But despite the fact that you can't actually see it here, trust me, her amazing smile and inner and external beauty are there. This photo is an even more amazing achievement when you know the backstory of what it took for Esther to get to the top of the mountain, since it's NOT for the faint of heart. Next time you see her, ask her about that! Morro Dois Irmãos, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on her birthday, July 10, 2015. That's the Christ The Redeemer statue way out in the horizon on the top of another mountain, to the left of her head. �� In case you forgot what the Christ the Redeemer statue looks like, up close, here's another Brazilian beauty to connect-the-dots for you: Gisele Bündchen, aka @Gisele.

Abençoado por Deus e bonito por natureza!✨ ������

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