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THANK YOU for the Amazing Celebration of Grace and her Coach!

By tct, 06/18/21, 1:15PM CDT


August 10th

tct celebration!

TCT hosted a Celebration for our Olympic Silver Medalist, Grace McCallum and her coach, Sarah Jantzi. It was an amazing turn out! Wow. Thank you to all who made out and found shade wherever you could!

Special THANK YOU to:

Champlin Mayor, Ryan Karasek
Isanti Mayor, Jeff Johnson
Champlin Police & Fire Departments

The Look Out, Maple Grove (provided delicious food!)
Chick Fil-A, Brooklyn Park (donated cookies, brownies & lemonade!)
Little Angie's Cakes
The Shaved Ice Company
PromoPrint, Terry the amazing shirt maker:

And our very own, Organizer: Beth Langley! And the entire TCT crew for volunteering from set-up to tear-down!!

It was so fun to see everyone. Your support means the world to Grace and TCT!

Olympic Medals

Suni Lee - All-Around
Jade Carey - Floor Exercise

Women's Team (Grace, Jordan, Simone, Suni)
MyKayla Skinner - Vault

Suni Lee - Uneven Bars
Simone Biles - Balance Beam

congratulations suni!! you are the olympic all around champion!!

The American all-around streak continues.

 Suni Lee was crowned the Olympic all-around champion after nailing her uneven bars set and hitting her floor routine in the final rotation of the individual competition.

Jade Carey, who took reigning champion Biles' spot in the individual final after Biles withdrew from the all-around to focus on her mental health, recovered well from a fall on beam in the third rotation to finish strong on floor and end the competition in eighth

Read more HERE


Sunisa Lee (USA) 57.433

Rebeca Andrade (BRA) 57.298

Angelina Melnikova (ROC) 57.199

Team Silver!!

After the first event (vault), Simone had to drop out of the remainder of the competition. Team USA battled head to head with Russia and earned their Silver medal! It was amazing to watch them cheer for each other and we could not be more proud of them and especially our very own Grace. She truly is Amazing!! #tctproud #teamUSA

the fighting four!!

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Tuesday, July 27th, 5:45am CDT 

Women's Team Final: Apparatus Feed
Women's Team Final: Main Coverage
Women's Team Final: Team USA Tracker

See remaining schedule links below

remaining gymnastics schedule and links

AA Finals

Qualified to Compete:
Suni Lee & Jade Carey
Simone withdrew

Thursday, July 29th, 5:50am CDT
Women Individual AA Apparatus Feed
Women Individual AA Main Coverage

Vault Finals

Qualified to Compete:
Jade Carey & MyKayla Skinner
Simone withdrew


Qualified to Compete:
Suni Lee
Simone withdrew

Sunday, August 1st, 3:00am CDT
M Floor/Pommel & W Vault/Bars
Vault Results
Bars Results

Floor Finals

Qualified to Compete:
Jade Carey
Simone withdrew

Monday, August 2nd, 3:00am CDT
M Rings/Vault & W Floor
Floor Results

Beam Finals

Qualified to Compete:
Simone Biles & Suni Lee

Tuesday, August 3rd, 3:00am CDT
M P Bars/High Bar & W Beam

Beam Results


June 10, 2021, 5:53 PM CDT / Updated June 23, 2021, 9:54 AM CDT
By Lisa Tolin

When do the Olympics start?

The opening ceremony is planned for Friday, July 23, in the evening, Tokyo time. Tokyo is 13 hours ahead of the Eastern time zone of the United States. The ceremony will begin at 7 a.m. EDT.

  • NBC is airing its first ever live broadcast of an opening ceremony on Friday, July 23, from 6:55 a.m. to 11 a.m. EDT.
  • Next, a special edition of TODAY airs from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. EDT.
  • NBC's first Olympic daytime show runs from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. EDT.
  • Primetime coverage begins at 7:30 p.m. EDT and runs until midnight.

The Olympics closing ceremony will take place on Sunday, Aug. 8 at 7 a.m. EDT.

When is Olympic gymnastics?

Olympic gymnastics will be held from July 24 to Aug. 3, 2021 in Tokyo; with the time difference, they begin July 23 in the United States. All times below are Eastern Daylight Time.

  • Friday, July 23 9 p.m. EDT: Twelve men's teams compete for a spot in the final; gymnasts also compete for spots in the all-around and apparatus finals.
  • Saturday, July 24, 8:30 p.m. EDTTwelve women's teams compete for a spot in the final; gymnasts also compete for spots in the all-around and apparatus finals.
  • Monday, July 26, 6 a.m. EDT: The top eight teams compete in the men's gymnastics team final at Ariake Gymnastics Center.
  • Tuesday, July 27, 6:45 a.m. EDTThe top eight teams compete in the women's gymnastics team final at Ariake Gymnastics Center.


  • Wednesday, July 28, 6:15 a.m. EDT: The top 24 gymnasts compete in the men's individual all-around final at Ariake Gymnastics Center.
  • Thursday, July 29, 6:50 a.m. EDTThe top 24 gymnasts compete in the women's individual all-around final at Ariake Gymnastics Center.
  • Sunday, August 1, 4 a.m. EDT: The women compete on vault and uneven bars while the men compete on floor exercise and pommel horse.
  • Monday, August 2, 4 a.m. EDT: The women compete on floor exercise, while men compete on rings and vault.
  • Tuesday, August 3, 4 a.m. EDTThe women compete on balance beam, while the men compete on parallel bars and high bar.

Excerpts above. Read full article here.

team qualifier information

Results: Team | AA | Vault | Floor | Beam | Bars

Grace's Qualification Day Results

USA     MCCALLUM Grace            AA 13th |  55.165

Vault 5.400 9.133   13 14.533
Uneven Bars 5.800 8.300   22 14.100
Beam 5.200 7.866   32 13.066
Floor Exercise 5.600 7.966 -0.1 16 13.466

podium training

Grace's 7/21/21 Podium Training (YouTube):

Bars | Floor | Vault | Beam

Women's Team 7/21/21 Podium Training (YouTube):

Bars | Floor | Vault | Beam

full podium training here:

Men's Podium Training July 21st 5:30am CDT
Women's Podium Training July 22nd 1:10am CDT

olympic trials

Congratulations! #teamUSA!!


Athlete Trials score
Simone Biles 118.098
Sunisa Lee 115.832
Jordan Chiles 114.631
Grace McCallum 112.564
Jade Carey specialist
MyKayla Skinner specialist

The top two women's scorers automatically qualified for the U.S. Olympic team, as did specialist Jade Carey. The other three spots (two team, one specialist) were chosen by committee.

See the full results from women's team trials here.

source: Wikipedia

women team trials

Name Hometown Club College Nationals
Simone Biles Spring, Texas World Champions Centre professional 1st
Skye Blakely Frisco, Texas WOGA   7th
Jade Carey Phoenix, Arizona Arizona Sunrays Oregon State Beavers 6th
Jordan Chiles Spring, Texas World Champions Centre UCLA Bruins 3rd
Kayla DiCello Boyds, Maryland Hill's Gymnastics Florida Gators 11th
Amari Drayton Spring, Texas World Champions Centre   14th
Kara Eaker Grain Valley, Missouri GAGE Utah Utes 10th
Addison Fatta Wrightsville, Pennsylvania Prestige Gymnastics   16th
Shilese Jones Westerville, Ohio Future Gymnastics Florida Gators 12th
Emily Lee Los Gatos, California West Valley Gymnastics UCLA Bruins 13th
Sunisa Lee St. Paul, Minnesota Midwest Gymnastics Auburn Tigers 2nd
Emma Malabuyo Flower Mound, Texas Texas Dreams UCLA Bruins 4th
Grace McCallum Isanti, Minnesota Twin City Twisters Utah Utes 7th
Riley McCusker Brielle, New Jersey Arizona Sunrays Florida Gators
Zoe Miller Spring, Texas World Champions Centre   17th
Ava Siegfeldt Williamsburg, Virginia World Class Gymnastics Oklahoma Sooners 15th
MyKayla Skinner Gilbert, Arizona Desert Lights Gymnastics Utah Utes 9th
Leanne Wong Overland Park, Kansas GAGE Florida Gators 5th

men team trials

Name Hometown Club Nationals
Cameron Bock Ann Arbor, Michigan University of Michigan Pan American Championships Team
Allan Bower Chandler, Arizona University of Oklahoma 5th
Brandon Briones Gilbert, Arizona Stanford University 4th
Alex Diab Glen Ellyn, Illinois University of Illinois
Gage Dyer Yukon, Oklahoma University of Oklahoma
Vitaliy Guimaraes Norman, Oklahoma University of Oklahoma Pan American Championships Team
Ian Gunther Houston, Texas Stanford University 8th
Paul Juda Deerfield, Illinois University of Michigan Pan American Championships Team
Riley Loos El Dorado Hills, California Stanford University Pan American Championships Team
Brody Malone Belfast, Tennessee Stanford University 1st
Sam Mikulak Newport Coast, California USOPTC 3rd
Akash Modi Morganville, New Jersey Stanford University 6th
Yul Moldauer Arvada, Colorado 5280 Gymnastics 2nd
Stephen Nedoroscik Worcester, Massachusetts Penn State University
Robert Neff Brookfield, Wisconsin USOPTC 7th
Eddie Penev Penfield, New York USOPTC
Colin Van Wicklen Spring, Texas Cypress Academy
Matt Wenske Houston, Texas University of Oklahoma 10th
Donnell Whittenburg New Berlin, Wisconsin Salto Gymnastics Pan American Championships Team
Shane Wiskus Spring Park, Minnesota USOPTC 9th
Alec Yoder Indianapolis, Indiana Ohio State University

source: Wikipedia

Congratulations! #teamUSA!!


Athlete Trials score
Brody Malone 171.6
Yul Moldauer 168.6
Shane Wiskus 168.15
Sam Mikulak 166.75
Alec Yoder specialist

The top four men's scorers qualified for the U.S. Olympic team. Alec Yoder was selected as a specialist.

See the full results from men's team trials here.


All the Trials information here: Link

0! Jun25: Today’s the day! Let’s go Amazing Grace!! You’ve got this! #believe #shesready #beastmode

Jun24: Countdown to the Olympic Trials! 1 day away and supported by all of your #1 fans Grace! #teamgrace #shesgotthis #RoadToTokyo

1! Jun24: Countdown to the Olympic Trials! 1 day away and supported by all of your #1 fans Grace! #teamgrace #shesgotthis #RoadToTokyo

2! Jun23: Countdown to Olympic Trials! 2 days away and of course a double-double from Grace! #bigair #RoadToTokyo

3! June22: Countdown to Olympic Trials! 3 days away and 3 textbook turns by our Grace!  
#wolfturnperfection #RoadToTokyo

4! Jun21: Countdown to the Olympic Trials! 4 days away and 4 tumbling passes that are pretty dang awesome in this floor routine! #thatfirstpassthough #RoadToTokyo

5! Jun20: Countdown to Olympic Trials! 5 days away and 5 letters that make up our girl: G-graceful R-resilient A-amazing C-confident E-exceptional #shesgotthis #RoadToTokyo

6! Jun19: Countdown to Olympic Trials! 6 days away and 6 of our favorite action shots! #roadtotokyo

7! Jun18: Countdown to Olympic Trials! 7 days away and 7 of our favorite leotards on Grace!

8! Jun17: Countdown to Olympic Trials! 8 days away and 8 reasons why we love our Grace! She’s....amazing, inspirational, driven, role model, tenacious, strong, courageous and kind hearted! #roadtotokyo