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Blind Landing
Blind Landing
Ari Saperstein

At the 2000 Summer Olympics, the greatest gymnasts in the world gathered in Sydney, Australia in pursuit of their ultimate prize: gold in the women's gymnastics... more

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A Look At Safety In Gymnastics: Part 2

When it comes to addressing the safety concerns gymnasts have about competitions, there are structures in place to help gymnasts... more

18 Oct 2021 · 28 minutes
A Look At Safety In Gymnastics: Part 1

We spoke with Olympic gymnasts from around the world about the current state of safety at competitions. Twenty years after... more

18 Oct 2021 · 26 minutes
The Vault: Part 5

On the final episode of Blind Landing, British gymnast Lisa Mason reflects on the culture she trained in. Elise and... more

19 Jul 2021 · 31 minutes
The Vault: Part 4

Romanian gymnast Maria Olaru discusses how the vault problem might have been stopped before it even started. Olympic officials explain... more

19 Jul 2021 · 26 minutes
The Vault: Part 3

The officials tried to solve the vault problem. Their decision had major consequences for everyone in the arena – but... more

19 Jul 2021 · 27 minutes
The Vault: Part 2

The story of the 2000 women’s gymnastics all-around final picks up with Australian gymnast Allana Slater. In the midst of... more

19 Jul 2021 · 20 minutes
The Vault: Part 1

Elise Ray, America’s top gymnast, qualified for the 2000 Olympics with big dreams –– but during the all-around final, high... more

19 Jul 2021 · 25 minutes

Blind Landing is the untold story of the greatest mistake in Olympic history. All episodes available on July 19th. Learn more... more

25 Jun 2021 · 2 minutes
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