Is it the end of a glorious era for US gymnastics?

On Tuesday night, the United States Women’s Gymnastics team won gold in a stunning victory at the team all-around competition, finishing a full eight points ahead of silver medal winner Russia.

The team, previously known as the Fierce Five, has dubbed themselves the Final Five – in part because it is in the 2020 games the teams will be limited to just four members, but also because after 40 years in the sport and coaching 11 Olympic teams, Rio is their coach Márta Károlyi’s final act before she retires.

“We always look for her, always,” Gabby Douglas, the 2012 Olympic champion in the all-around, told the New York Times on Tuesday. “Because we couldn’t do any of this without her.” READ MORE.

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