The Fab 5.
Larisa Iordache has appeared off in training in London. She did not vault this morning and only did a tumbling pass before stopping and was in tears throughout the workout. Iordache did do bars. Belu appeared frustrated with her according to gymnastike. The Romanians skipped their evening workout. This could be a strategy to rest up and look their best for tomorrow's podium training.
Shawn Johnson will now make you vomit up your cheerios as a Today show correspondent. The loss of Ann Curry wasn't bad enough...and neither were Shawn's floor routines... #hateful
Michael Phelps has a job to finish in London.
The ultimate face-off: Michael Phelps vs. Ryan Lochte
Handsome cancer survivor Eric Shanteau swims for gold.
Shannon Miller is not only America's best-ever gymnast, she is aiming to be the prettiest yogi ever. I live for her pointed toes at all time, which is not always typical of the crazy flexible vegans. Someone, me thinks Shannon's obsessive compulsiveness prevents her from attaining a truly zen-like practice.
Quotes from Team USA on Podium Training
Sam Mikulak and John Orozco climbed up the Olympic rings earlier. McKayla Maroney, currently under Martha's lockdown, was extremely jealous. She has to spend her days perfecting her head tilt with photo booth.
Fabian Hambuchen looks fantastic in training. He is drilling a difficult high bar sets and Yurchenko 2.5 vaults.
Nia the working girl.