Dara Torres, Nastia Liukin show why Olympians keep trying
Despite losing her bid for the London Olympics, the 22-year-old gymnast finished her routine and thanked her fans.
US Women's Gymnastics Team Named, Minus Reigning Olympic Champ Nastia Liukin. By Alice Park | @aliceparkny | July 3, 2012 | +. Tweet. From left: Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman, McKayla Maroney, Jordyn Wieber and Sarah. Gregory Bull / AP. From left:
The dream of a repeat Olympic performance by Nastia Liukin fell flat Sunday night at the U.S. team trials in San Jose.
The 2008 champion tumbles from the uneven bars at Sunday's trials, but is philosophical in defeat.
Nastia Liukin's comeback bid to return to the Summer Olympics in London is over.