NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 14: Jordyn Wieber, Aly Raisman, McKayla Maroney, Kyla Ross and Gabby Douglas of the 2012 U.S. Women's Gymnastics Olympic Gold Medal Team ring the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange on August 14, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)
Olympic gold medalist Shawn Johnson was forced to retire at the tender age of 20, putting an end to her bid to make the 2012 U.S. Olympic Gymnastics team after suffering one too many setbacks from a knee she injured during a 2010 skiing accident. She told the AP, in so many words, that, although she's a world-class…
An investigation into the conduct of US Gymnastics coach Don Peters has concluded that his sexual misconduct with teenage gymnasts in the 1980's warrants a lifetime ban from the sport. He's also being removed from the US Gymnastics Hall of Fame.