FINALLY vindication for what we have been trying to explain for the last two years. When people have asked
“but what did they actually do?”
“they are all snow flakes”
Read the report, read the news articles in black & white. It’s was abuse & shouldn’t have happened.
The Whyte Review has uncovered 'an unacceptable abusive culture' in British Gymnastics, that has left countless young people humiliated and psychologically or physically damaged by their time in the sport.
🧵Today the#Whyterevieww was published. In 2020 Anna Whyte was commissioned to review the the role of athlete well-being and welfare within British Gymnastics (BG)
This followed highly publicised abuse of Olympic Gymnasts highlighted in Netflix documentary "Athlete A" and beyond.
The Whyte Review, which examined over 400 complaints, uncovered an "unacceptable culture" that has left countless young people humiliated, shamed and permanently psychologically or physically damaged by their time in the sport news.sky.com/story/british-…
This is absurd. Northern Irish gymnasts have had the freedom to compete for Ireland AND Northern Ireland for decades due to the complexity of identity here and the Good Friday Agreement. Why is this being challenged now @gymnastics? Two months before the games?? Fix it, FIG. twitter.com/BelfastLive/st…
‘Without a physio who was prepared to listen to me, I might not be walking at all.’
Article raises awareness of cauda equina red flag symptoms and when to seek help. Featuring expert advice from @Mercephysio.
Competing at the NCAA Women's Gymnastics Championships in Fort Worth is the opportunity of a lifetime, and I'm thrilled to have the chance. But I'm also #FlippingExhausted that Texas lawmakers keep attacking transgender kids and their families.
Absolutely nobody I knew in the NHS had routine gatherings or drinks after work during covid restrictions. We left exhausted, stripped, showered, terrified we might pass something on, ate, stayed in and slept. Day off meant a solo walk in the park. Rinse & repeat
*Achilles Tears in NCAA Gymnastics* - A Thread 🧵
The Achilles tear situation in NCAA gymnastics is both deeply heartbreaking & mind-boggling.
In an effort to help the gymnastics community make sense of things, here is a brain spill studying things over the last 5 years.