Olympic All Around Finals Live Blog

Welcome to the live blog for the all around finals at the 2016 Olympic Games!

While Lauren is rocking her position at NBC, I (Joe) will be posting all updates as they happen during today’s competition. Refresh your browser every 3-5 minutes and the most recent rotation will appear on the top. Have a question? Tweet us @thegymterdotnet and we’ll try to get to you.

Final Results:

  1. Simone Biles – 62.198
  2. Aly Raisman – 60.098
  3. Aliya Mustafina – 58.665
  4. Shang Chunsong – 58.549
  5. Ellie Black – 58.298
  6. Wang Yan – 58.032
  7. Jessica Lopez – 57.966
  8. Asuka Teramoto – 57.965
  9. Eythora Thorsdottir – 57.632
  10. Giulia Steingruber – 57.565
  11. Rebeca Andrade – 56.965
  12. Carlotta Ferlito – 56.958
  13. Ellie Downie – 56.883
  14. Mai Murakami – 56.665
  15. Marine Brevet – 56.599
  16. Vanessa Ferrari – 56.541
  17. Eli Seitz – 56.366
  18. Isabela Onyshko – 56.365
  19. Nina Derwael – 56.299
  20. Lieke Wevers – 55.865
  21. Louise Vanhille – 54.666
  22. Seda Tutkhalyan – 54.665
  23. Sophie Scheder – 53.907


Ellie Black (CAN) – 14.866

Asuka Teramoto (JPN) – 15.100

Eli Seitz (GER) – 14.100

Isabela Onyshko (CAN) – 13.933

Mai Murakami (JPN) – 14.866

Eythora Thorsdottir (NED) – 14.833

Uneven Bars:

Shang Chunsong (CHN) – The Shang to pak, great! Toe shap to gienger. Ono to Healy to straddle jaeger. Dismounts with a STUCK full in!!! 15.233

Marine Brevet (FRA) – Half turn to double front dismount. 14.300

Lieke Wevers (NED) – 14.600

Giulia Steingruber (SUI) – Toe on shap to pak. Toe on shap half. Toe full (late handstand) to gienger. Toe on to giant half to double front, hop forward. 13.800

Jessica Lopez (VEN) – 15.100

Balance Beam:

Vanessa Ferrari (ITA) – 13.800

Sophie Scheder (GER) – 12.666

Carlotta Ferlito (ITA) – 14.000

Louise Vanhille (FRA) – 13.200

Ellie Downie (GBR) – Hands down on Patterson dismount. 13.700

Nina Derwael (BEL) – 13.300

Floor Exercise:

Wang Yan (CHN) – Double double, tiny hop back. 1.5 to triple to punch front, great!! 2.5 to punch front half. Switch ring to switch full. Double pike STUCK! Great routine for Wang!! She’s extremely happy. 14.900

Aliya Mustafina (RUS) – Starts with a full on, step back. Triple Y to full turn, may have stepped out on the former. Double Y to double turn. Second pass is a 1.5 to front full, hop forward. Ends with a double tuck, steps back. Good routine. 13.933

Seda Tutkhalyan (RUS) – DLO, very short almost to her knees. Lovely Armenian inspired dance. Whip  to double pike and she falls to her back. 1.5 to front full, hops back a couple times. Double wolf, almost falls. Double tuck to end and she puts her hands down. So unfortunate. 10.966

Rebeca Andrade (BRA) – Starts with a tuck full in, near stuck. 2.5 to front full, nice. Y turn, tried for a Memmel. Double tuck . Ferrari leap. Ends with a double pike, step back. Good routine. 13.766 

Aly Raisman (USA) – 1.5 to tuck double arabian punch layout, hop forward. Double L turn, great. Piked double arabian to stag, fantastic. DLO, small hop forward. Double pike to end, small hop back. She’s crying!! Tears of joy! Aly will finally get her AA medal! Mihai cries with her! 15.433

Simone Biles (USA) – DLO 1/1. She’s all smiles. Shimmy. The Biles to sissone.Double wolf turn, perfect. Double double, STUCK. This is it, full in , slight hop. She’s got it! Her and Aimee are crying. 15.933

Top 8 after 3:

  1. Simone Biles – 46.265
  2. Aliya Mustafina – 44.732
  3. Aly Raisman – 44.665
  4. Giulia Steingruber – 43.765
  5. Seda Tutkhalyan – 43.699
  6. Ellie Black – 43.432
  7. Shang Chunsong – 43.316
  8. Rebeca Andrade – 43.199

Rotation 3


Jessica Lopez (VEN) – DTY. 14.833

Shang Chunsong (CHN) – FTY. Piked down, but stuck the landing. Lacked height and distance. 13.833

Marine Brevet (FRA) – 14.166

Lieke Wevers (NED) – 14.066

Giulia Steingruber (SUI) – Front handspring rudi, very nice. Hop backwards. 15.366

Uneven Bars:

Nina Derwael (BEL) – 15.300

Vanessa Ferrari (ITA) – 14.033

Sophie Scheder (GER) – Inbar full to Komova II to bail. Inbar half to straddle jaeger, huge height. Falls on inbar pike tkatchev. Missed the rest of her routine. 13.950

Carlotta Ferlito (ITA) – Straddle full to straddle shoot. Straddle half . Straddle jaeger. Dismounts with a full in. Nicely done. 14.100

Louise Vanhille (FRA) – Dismounts with a double layout. Hop forward. 14.233

Ellie Downie (GBR) – Toe on shap to tkatchev. Toe full to pike tkatchev to pak, didn’t fall but does a hip circle. Dismounts with a double lay but falls to her knees. 13.783 seems a bit high

Balance Beam:

Simone Biles (USA) – 2.5 wolf turn, awesome. Split jump to pike jump. Barani, small wobble. BHS LOSO LOSO, great. Punch tuck to sissone. Switch leap to switch half to back pike. Front aerial to wolf jump. Full in dismount, near stuck! 15.433

Wang Yan (CHN) – Punch front pike. Switch ring leap. RO layout. Punch front tuck. Front aerial. Switch side, steps back. Switch leap to wolf jump. Full turn. Triple floor dismount. 14.666

Aliya Mustafina (RUS) – Double turn, tiny balance check. Split leap to sissone to side somi, wobbles. Switch half to Onodi, tiny wobble. Side aerial. Front aerial, wobbles. No flight series. BHS. Switch ring. Double tuck dismount, large step back. 13.866

Seda Tutkhalyan (RUS) – RO layout, step back. Switch leap to switch half. RO layout full, a few steps back and wobbles. Front aerial to sissone to wolf jump. Switch ring, very nice. Full turn. Dismounts with a double pike, and she falls to her back. 😦 13.800

Rebeca Andrade (BRA) – BHS LOSO, big wobble stays on. Switch leap. Switch half. Punch front tuck, big wobble. Full turn. Bails on a leap. Tries it again, great switch ring. Front aerial to side aerial. Wolf jump to split jump. Double pike dismount, small hop. Nice fight, wow! 13.600

Aly Raisman (USA) – BHS layout, she’s on. Switch leap to back tuck. Sissone to pike jump. Side aerial, stuck. Switch half. Punch front tuck, nice. L turn to full turn, good. Dismounts with a Patterson with a hop forward. Great routine! 14.866

Floor Exercise:

Eythora Thorsdottir (NED) – 14.533

Ellie Black (CAN) – 14.366

Asuka Teramoto (JPN) – 14.033

Eli Seitz (GER) – 13.833

Isabela Onyshko (CAN) – 13.900

Mai Murakami (JPN) – 14.133

Top 8 after 2:

  1. Aliya Mustafina – 30.866
  2. Simone Biles – 30.832
  3. Seda Tutkhalyan – 29.899
  4. Aly Raisman – 29.799
  5. Rebeca Andrade – 29.599
  6. Shang Chunsong – 29.433
  7. Ellie Downie – 29.400
  8. Ellie Black – 29.066

Rotation 2:


Ellie Downie (GBR) – DTY. VERY NICE! Basically stuck. 15.100

Nina Derwael (BEL) – 13.733

Vanessa Ferrari (ITA) – DTY. Bent knees throughout. Hop on landing. 14.633

Sophie Scheder (GER) – 14.033

Carlotta Ferlito (ITA) – 14.633

Louise Vanhille (FRA) – 14.000

Uneven Bars:

Aly Raisman (USA) – Toe full to toe shap to straddle tkatchev. Straddle jaeger. Bail. Straddle full. Straddle shoot. Toe half to double front, small hop back. 14.166

Simone Biles (USA) – Weiler half. Toe shap, leg separation. Toe on to straddle tkatchev. Pike tkatchev to pak. Straddle shoot. Toe full to full in dismount, stuck. Great! 14.966

Wang Yan (CHN) – Middle of routine. Straddle jaeger. Pak salto. Straddle shoot. DLO dismount. A couple missed handstands but does well. 13.733

Aliya Mustafina (RUS) – Inbar full to toe on shap to pak to toe on shap half. Toe on half to piked jaeger. Toe full to Mustafina dismount, hop forward. Very good routine. 15.666

Seda Tutkhalyan (RUS) – Toe on piked tkatchev. Bhardwaj. Shap half. Toe full to straddle tkatchev. Double front dismount, hop on landing. 15.033

Rebeca Andrade (BRA) – Toe on shap.Straddle full. Straddle tkatchev to pak. Toe on shap half. Piked jaeger. Toe full to full in dismount. Nice routine, but close on some releases and over on some handstands. 14.033

Balance Beam:

Mai Murakami (JPN) – 13.900

Eythora Thorsdottir (NED) – Split leap to side aerial to Korbut. Ring leap to sheep jump. Illusion. Split leap to front aerial. L turn. Switch leap to Y turn. Dismounts with a triple twist, hop back. 14.066

Ellie Black (CAN) – Double turn. Punch front pike. BHS layout. BHS tuck full, she’s on! Switch leap to switch half. Punch front tuck to wolf jump. 2.5 twist dismount, tiny hop and a small step. 14.566

Asuka Teramoto (JPN) – 13.900

Eli Seitz (GER) – Dick mount, but splits the beam. Missed the rest of the routine. 13.200

Isabela Onyshko (CAN) – BHS BHS layout. BHS tuck full, she’s on. Front aerial to switch half. Y turn. Switch ring leap. BHS BHS Double tuck, step back. 14.366

Floor Exercise:

Giulia Steingruber (SUI) – 14.733

Jessica Lopez (VEN) – 14.233

Shang Chunsong (CHN) – 3.5 to punch front pike, very nice. 1.5 to triple full to punch front tuck. Quad turn, may be downgraded. 2.5 to punch front half. Ends with a double pike, step back. Double wolf turn to end. 14.600

Jade Barbosa (BRA) – 7.500? I hope she is not injured. She has scratched the rest of the meet.

Marine Brevet (FRA) – 14.000

Lieke Wevers (NED) – Double L to double turn. Double tuck to start, hop back. Side aerial. Switch ring to switch half. Double attitude turn, tries for a triple. 2.5 twist. Triple turn, tries for quad. 14.133

Top 8 after 1:

  1. Simone Biles – 15.866
  2. Aly Raisman – 15.633
  3. Rebeca Andrade – 15.566
  4. Eli Seitz – 15.233
  5. Aliya Mustafina – 15.200
  6. Seda Tutkhalyan – 14.866
  7. Shang Chunsong – 14.833
  8. Wang Yan – 14.733

Rotation 1:


Rebeca Andrade (BRA) – Amanar. A tiny bit under rotated and hopes back and to the side. Excellent in the air though. 15.566

Aly Raisman (USA) – Amanar. Hop forward, better in the air than usual, though! 15.633

Simone Biles (USA) – Amanar. A .3 hop, but fabulous in the air, as usual. 15.866

Wang Yan (CHN) – Tsuk double. Steps OOB. Lacks distance and height and pikes down on the landing. 14.733

Aliya Mustafina (RUS) – DTY. Great height and distance, a little bend of the knees but sticks the landing! 15.200

Seda Tutkhalyan (RUS) – DTY. Lacks some form in the air, especially on the take off, but gets better as it went on. Hops back on landing. 14.866

Uneven Bars:

Isabela Onyshko (CAN) – 14.166

Mai Murakami (JPN) – 13.766

Eythora Thorsdottir (NED) – Missed everything in the routine but has a nice full in dismount. 14.200

Ellie Black (CAN) – Toe on shap to Downie. Nice Shang. Straddle jaeger to pak salto, legs separated. Shap half. Giant full, giant, to Moors. 14.500

Asuka Teramoto (JPN) – Inbar full to gienger. Inbar half to straddle jaeger. inbar, straddle full to baul to straddle shoot. Dismounts with a full in, hop to the side. 14.566

Eli Seitz (GER) – Toe on shap to Downie. Straddle jaeger. Nice Shang to pak salto. Toe on shap half. Toe full. Full in dismount. 15.233

Balance Beam:

Lieke Wevers (NED) -Switch leap to sheep jump and she’s off the beam. Tough start. Side aerial to side aerial. Front aerial to wolf jump. 1.5 L turn.Double turn, wobbles. Side somi. Dismounts with a gainer layout. 13.066

Giulia Steingruber (SUI) – Front aerial to split jump to wolf jump. Switch leap to side somi, wobbles. Punch front tuck, steps forward. BHS LOSO, nice. Punch front tuck. Dismounts with a gainer full layout. 13.666

Jessica Lopez (VEN) – End of routine… Wolf 1/1. Front aerial. Side aerial. Side somi. 13.800

Shang Chunsong (CHN) – BHS BHS LO. Split jump to straddle jump. Switch half, nice. BHS LOSO. She’s on. Punch front tuck to wolf jump. So solid. Double turn. Front aerial to sheep jump. Side aerial to sissone. RO triple twist, small hop. 14.833. Seems a little low for that great routine.

Jade Barbosa (BRA) – Middle of routine. L turn.Side aerial, small wobble. Punch front tuck, small wobble. Switch leap. Dismounts with a double pike, small hop. 13.700

Marine Brevet (FRA) – Switch leap to switch half. Front aerial, wobbles. Sissone. Y turn. BHS LOSO, bent knees. Side aerial. Side somi. Dismounts with a double pike, small hop back. 14.133

Floor Exercise:

Louise Vanhille (FRA) – 13.233

Ellie Downie (GBR) – 1.5 to tucked double arabian to stag jump. Piked double arabian. 2.5 to punch front tuck. Ends with a double pike, large hop forward. 14.300

Nina Derwael (BEL) – 13.733

Vanessa Ferrari (ITA) – 14.075

Sophie Scheder (GER) – 13.258

Carlotta Ferlito (ITA) – Gogean. Full in, near stuck. Double tuck with a hop back. Ends with a double pike, hop forward. 14.125