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Watch: Latter-day Saint gymnast MyKayla Skinner nails the vault at U.S. Gymnastics Championships

by Danielle Christensen | June 8, 2021

Latter-day Saint and former University of Utah gymnast MyKayla Skinner is one step closer to the 2021 Tokyo...


Gymnast on U.S. National Team Shares How Prayer, the Gospel Are Helping Her on Path to the Olympics

by Church News | Fun Mormon Life

“Having God close by has really helped me to keep going and get answers,” MyKayla Skinner said. “The challe...


Watch: BYU Gymnastics Takes the Bottle Cap Challenge to a Whole New Level

by Danielle B. Wagner | Videos Humor Fun

The Bottle Cap Challenge. It's drawn the attention of celebrities like Jason Statham, Shaq, Justin Bieber, ...


"I've Never Seen Greater Olympic Courage": Mitt Romney Tweets Empowering Message to U.S. Female Gymnasts

by Katie Lambert | Mormon Life

Thanks to the Deseret News for making us aware of this tweet. Editor's note: The following may contain trig...


LDS 10-Year-Old Wins National Gymnastic Award

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Even Olympian gold medalist Simone Biles noticed young Lundyn VanderToolen, sending her a special...


LDS 10-Year-Old Wins "Gymnast of the Year"

by KSL | Mormon Life

What an incredible feat! “Very few kids have the physical capability to be an elite level athlete, and...


ESPN Declares BYU Gymnastics the Hands-Down Winner of the "Mannequin Challenge"

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Fun Mormon Life

It's the new latest internet craze—people stand entirely still while a camera pans around them from every a...


LDS Gymnast Going to Olympics as USA Team Alternate

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Whether or not she competes in the upcoming Olympics, Mykayla Skinner has earned her spot on the USA gymnas...


LDS Gymnast Who Jeopardized Career to Serve a Mission Now Vying for the Olympics

by CBC | Mormon Life

"It was difficult," returned missionary Jackson Payne said. "I went into my mission not knowing if I would ...


Mormon Gymnast Wins Gold in International Competition, Sets Sights on 2016 Olympics

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

After winning medals at two international gymnastic meets in March, 19-year-old Mormon gymnast Mykayla Skin...