11 gymnasts representing their countries as individuals were repeat Olympians in 2016, with Rio their second, third, or even seventh Games!
These nine gymnasts who competed in Rio were the first to represent their countries in the sport at the Olympic Games.
As the final reflection in our Olympic team series, read about the Belgian women who qualified their first full Olympic team in 68 years.
The French women had a blast at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, where their team total in qualifications and strong individual finishes made it their best Olympics in a decade.
We chatted with 2016 Olympians Isabella Amado and Courtney McGregor, who went from Rio straight to their freshman year as student athletes at Boise State.
The Italians missed out on qualifying a team at the 2016 Olympics, where Vanessa Ferrari once again placed fourth in the floor final.
Canada missed the team final by one tenth this year, but showed so much fight and strength in their performance and had some historic individual finishes as well.