Dominique Dawes is one of Americaâ€™s most decorated gymnasts. During her competitive career, she managed to win gold medals in the vault apparatus at the 1993, 1994 and 1996 U.S. National Gymnastics Championships. Her superior vaulting skills also helped Team USA capture the gold medal at the 1996 Olympic Games. Her scores on vault additionally contributed to her teamâ€™s medal success at the 1992 and 2000 Olympics.
One of her signature vaults that she often performed in competition is known as the Yurchenko. This difficult vault is entered from a roundoff-back handspring off the vault and Read More »