Saturday, April 18, 2015

2008 USA Gymnastics Olympic Trials

2008 USA Gymnastics Olympic Trials

The U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Team Trials were held in Philadelphia. The competition at the Wachovia Center cleared the way for some gymnasts to make the trip to Beijing. Others will have to wait to see if they will be named Olympians.

The U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Team Trials were held in Philadelphia. The competition at the Wachovia Center cleared the way for some gymnasts to make the trip to Beijing. Others will have to wait to see if they will be named Olympians.
Shawn Johnson bested rival Nastia Liukin to win the all-around title.
BEHIND THE SCENES
It was in Philadelphia, logging matches at Combat Zone Wrestling and Dragon Gate USA, that Ambrose (then known as Jon Moxley) got his crazy-man rep. It's also where he got the call to the WWE big leagues.
If you go
Through Sunday at the Wachovia Center
Thursday, Men’s Preliminary All-Around
Friday, Women’s Preliminary All-Around
Saturday, Men’s All-Around Finals
Sunday, 3 p.m. Women’s All-Around Finals

Broadcast on NBC

Saturday - 4:30-6 p.m. - Men's All-Around Finals*
Saturday - 8-10 p.m. - Women's All-Around Prelims
Sunday - 7-9 p.m. - Women's All-Around Finals*
*Live
WOMEN TO WATCH
MEN TO WATCH
Discuss
Who is your favorite gymnast?
Shannon Miller, Tim Daggett, Nadia Comaneci or Bart Conner or Shawn Johnson? Who gets a 10.0 in your book?
POLL
Who would you rather watch in competition?
The men
The women