The Routine Podcast

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August 1, 2019: Randy Lane

The Routine Podcast: Gymnastics Conversations, we chat with former UCLA gymnastics coach Randy Lane who shares what he has been up to since leaving UCLA. He also discusses his passion for growing the sport of gymnastics through the Collegiate Gymnastics Growth Initiative. We also speak with new assistant coach at the UW-La Crosse Robyn Magee who shares her goals of starting gymnastics programs at historically black colleges.

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July 18, 2019: MyKayla Skinner

This week, the Routine Podcast: Gymnastics Conversations has a fun chat with MyKayla Skinner, who shares her 2020 Olympic dreams.  She also discusses her success at Utah and how her experience there has made her a better elite gymnast. Plus, they talk about how environment at USA Gymnastics has changed since Skinner was last on the national team.

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July 4, 2019: Dr. Dave Tilley

The Routine Podcast: Gymnastics Conversations welcomes back Dr. Dave Tilley. He talks about a NCAA study that found female NCAA gymnasts use narcotic pain meds at a higher rate than any other college athlete, and believes that we, as a gymnastics community, are all responsible.

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June 20, 2019: Rick McCharles

The Routine Podcast: Gymnastics Conversations chats with Rick McCharles from GymnasticsCoaching.com. He celebrates the success of Canadian gymnasts competing here in the states in the NCAA. He also was at regionals at Oregon State and shares his thoughts about the new postseason format.

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June 6, 2019: Dvora Meyers

On the latest episode, the Routine Podcast: Gymnastics Conversations chats with sports writer Dvora Meyers about her “Gymnastics Doesn’t Need a Safety Valve” article. They also discuss whether NCAA gymnastics should transition to all five scores counting towards the team score and not have a sixth competitor in line-up.

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May 23, 2019: Jordyn Wieber

On the latest episode, the Routine Podcast: Gymnastics Conversations chats with new University of Arkansas gymnastics head coach Jordyn Wieber. She shares her goals for the program, how she chose her coaching staff and her thoughts on the Arkansas athletic department’s one-of-a-kind welcoming events celebrating her arrival.

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