Honorary Ms. Two-Bits tonight are from the first three women's teams at University of Florida as we celebrate 50 years of women's sports here. They are Sue Halfacre (swimming), Cherrietta Prince (track & field) and Nancy Thayer (gymnastics) *yes a cartwheel was performed*
Six years after first speaking out, Olympian Aly Raisman says she is learning to love gymnastics again.
“You use up everything you've got trying to give everybody what they want.” ~ Nina Simone,
"To be clear, I blame Larry Nassar and I also blame an entire system that enabled and perpetrated his abuse," Simone Biles gives her opening statement at a Senate hearing on the FBI's handling of the Larry Nassar investigation.
On her IG stories, Simone Biles responds to people who think she “quit” on her team by explaining the “the twisties” she’s been experiencing and what it feels like “not having your mind and body in sync” ….
After further medical evaluation, Simone Biles has withdrawn from the final individual all-around competition. We wholeheartedly support Simone’s decision and applaud her bravery in prioritizing her well-being. Her courage shows, yet again, why she is a role model for so many.
Simone Biles won nationals w/broken toes in both feet, worlds w/a kidney stone, and has carried the burden of being a face of sexual assault survivors as a national institution failed to support them Half of y'all yelling about "toughness" can't handle wearing a mask in Wegman's