Are Non-Athletes Incapable Of Appreciating The Olympics? No. Are You A Jerk? Yes.

"I am the most annoying person to watch the Olympics with. I'm a condescending former elite athlete who loathes the armchair fan. I love sports. I love athletes. I hate fans." So begins Jennifer Sey's defiant confession, " The Beast" » 8/14/08 6:00pm 8/14/08 6:00pm on . Basically, as a former athlete, Sey can't stand being around laymen who don't…

Former National Champion Says Girls Gymnastics Is Not All It's Chalked Up To Be

In 1986, when Jennifer Sey was 15, she lived on fruit and laxatives. She also won the U.S. National title in gymnastics. Sey has written a book about her experiences as a top-tier gymnast called Chalked Up: Inside Elite Gymnastics' Merciless Coaching, Overzealous Parents, Eating Disorders, and Elusive Olympic Dreams,… » 4/23/08 2:00pm 4/23/08 2:00pm