Posts by Lela Moore

Gymnast Gabby Douglas stands with her hands clasped together as she waits to compete in the floor exercise. Behind her, a large American flag is visible in the crowd.

Four reasons to watch a Winter Cup without Gabby Douglas — Behind the scenes at national team camp

February 24, 2024

The IX: Gymnastics Saturday with Lela Moore, Feb. 23, 2024

Nadia Comaneci's Olympic 10, shown initially as a 1.0

NCAA scoring is a mess. Who’s going to fix it? — Other gym news — The full Jordan Chiles interview from GymCastic

February 17, 2024

The IX: Gymnastics Saturday with Lela Moore, Feb. 17, 2024

Jordan Chiles got a perfect 10 on floor at UCLA in 2023

Jordan Chiles’ comments about her new elite floor routine are valid — but don’t take it out on the wrong people

February 10, 2024

The IX: Gymnastics Saturday with Lela Moore, Feb. 9, 2024

Former gymnast Gabi Rooker will compete in the US Marathon trials. Rooker is pictured in a gray Nike top against a green background.

From NCAA champion gymnast to Olympic Trials marathoner, Gabi Rooker does it all — Thoughts from TWU’s Daisy Woodring

February 3, 2024

The IX: Gymnastics Saturday with Lela Moore, Feb. 3, 2024

Bird's eye photo of members of Ball State gymnastics gathering in a circle, each with one hand in the middle of the circle.

So, about that Tennessee Collegiate Classic judging — Thoughts from Alaska’s Montana Fairbairn

January 27, 2024

The IX: Gymnastics Saturday with Lela Moore, Jan. 27, 2024

Maggie Nichols smiles and holds her left arm aloft, pointing one finger at something off camera in celebration.

Maggie Nichols’ memoir doesn’t quite strike the right balance — Nichols on ‘CBS Mornings’

January 20, 2024

The IX: Gymnastics Saturday with Lela Moore, Jan. 20, 2024

The six Black women who will coach their teams at the MLK Invitational this weekend.

Six Black female head coaches will make history at MLK Invitational — Other gym news

January 13, 2024

The IX: Gymnastics Saturday with Lela Moore, Jan. 13, 2024

A pink banner advertising the Mean Girls Super 16 Gymnastics Championships. The letters and numbers for "Super 16" look like cutouts for a scrapbook, and the entire image is designed to evoke the "Mean Girls" movie. The banner also says, "The gymnasts are mean, but their skills are!" and "Get your tickets!"

The excitement of a new NCAA gymnastics season — Thoughts from UCLA’s Emily Lee

January 6, 2024

The IX: Gymnastics Saturday with Lela Moore, Jan. 6, 2024

A screenshot of a YouTube video that shows Simone Biles practicing a Yurchenko double tuck.

Simone Biles dazzles in training with new skills — Thoughts from Jessica O’Beirne of GymCastic

December 23, 2023

The IX: Gymnastics Saturday with Lela Moore, Dec. 23, 2023

Utah athletes celebrate around a white vehicle with a red bow on it.

I’m not buying what Utah is selling — Thoughts from Janelle McDonald via The Bruins Insider Show — Other gym news

December 16, 2023

The IX: Gymnastics Saturday with Lela Moore, Dec. 16, 2023