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Dominique Dawes: Doesn’t Like Gabby Douglas’ Nickname “Flying Squirrel”

Posted August 10, 2012 by jmurray

Olympic gold medalist Dominique Dawes is not a fan of calling Gabrielle “Gabby” Douglas by her nickname, “Flying Squirrel.” Douglas was nicknamed the “Flying Squirrel” by Martha Karolyi,¬†National Team Coordinator for USA Gymnastics,¬†for her aerial performance on the uneven bars. The 35-year-old Dawes, who won her gold medal in 1996, wishes people had an alternative […]

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