• 9 Years Later, Gymnast Chellsie Memmel Is Back at Age 32 - Watch Her Inspiring Return

    27 days ago - By PopSugar

    The 2021 GK US Classic was Chellsie Memmel's first competition since she retired from gymnastics in 2012. She's the 2005 world all-around champion, and she received team silver at the 2008 Beijing Games. Now 32 and a mom of two, Memmel returned to the national stage on May 22 after declaring a comeback last summer and documenting her journey on social media along the way. She competed in two events - vault and beam - in the first session of the US Classic.
    On vault, Memmel performed a high-flying Yurchenko full in a laid-out position, which scored a 13.750. On beam, she nailed her back...
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