When Did Marta Karolyi Become “Martha?”

When Did Marta Karolyi Become “Martha?”

Martha Karolyi is one of the most well-known and controversial figures in gymnastics. But one detail of her career that has frequently provoked confusion amongst gymnastics fans is the proper spelling and pronunciation of her first name. In this article I’m going to...
The Shame of Martha Karolyi

The Shame of Martha Karolyi

To give a quick update, there are a lot of cool projects I have coming up in the near-future and finishing them up was what I planned to be doing right now. But right now, it was a recent interview featuring Martha Karolyi that has me putting all of that aside....
Ranking the Most Dominant South Korean Gymnasts

Ranking the Most Dominant South Korean Gymnasts

At the 2021 Olympics Yeo Seo Jeong became the first gymnast from South Korea to win a medal in women’s gymnastics. As a result, this program page listing all the gymnasts who have won a medal for South Korea is being created/added to the Data Hub. To explain this...
Do Post-Olympic World Championships Have Weaker Fields?

Do Post-Olympic World Championships Have Weaker Fields?

One comment/phrase that I see all the time in women’s artistic gymnastics (WAG) is the notion that gymnasts frequently “skip” the World Championships being held the year after the Olympics (Post-Olympic Worlds). This narrative was particularly strong during the Tokyo...

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