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Meet Team USA: Gymnastics

Gabby Douglas, Laurie Hernandez and Simone Biles celebrate after making the women's U.S. gymnastics team for Rio.
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Meet Team USA: Gymnastics

The five male and five female gymnasts who will represent the United States at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

The members of the U.S. men's Olympic gymnastics team for the 2016 Rio Olympics are:

  • Sam Mikulak
  • Jake Dalton
  • Alex Naddour
  • Chris Brooks
  • Danell Leyva

John Orozco was originally named to the team, but had to withdraw after tearing his ACL during training. He was replaced by Danell Leyva, a 2012 Olympic bronze medalist who was first named as an alternate. The two remaining alternates are Akash Modi and Donnell Whittenburg.

The members of the U.S. women's Olympic gymnastics team for the 2016 Rio Olympics are:

  • Simone Biles
  • Gabby Douglas
  • Madison Kocian
  • Laurie Hernandez
  • Aly Raisman

The three alternates are MyKayla Skinner, Ragan Smith and Ashton Locklear.

 

 

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