Georgia Rose Brown (1st Reserve)
Maryanne Monckton (2nd Reserve)
Do us proud, ladies!
L-R Emily, Ash, Lauren, Coach Peggy Liddick, Sports Minister Kate Lundy, Larrissa, Georgia.
Pic courtesy Aus Olympic Committee.
Edit 5:50pm Lauren and the team featured in the Channel 10 sports report this evening. We saw Ministers Abbott and Lundy take a tumble on the trampoline and the team getting a happy snap taken (as above). Lauren admitted that she will "see out the rest of the year" after London, then reassess her future in gymnastics.
Gymnastics Australia's release is here.
6:20pm AEST We're about to see the girls on Channel 9's news!
7:30pm The gymnasts also featured on SBS and ABC1 news.
7:40pm Ninemsn article featuring more detail from Peggy Liddick.
If ever a photo was crying out for a caption....
11pm: International Gymnast online article, including this teaser:
Read "Why I Came Back," a first-person narrative on [Dasha] Joura's comeback, in the July/August issue of International Gymnast Magazine.
11:40pm Canberra Times article featuring photos from the trial and additional quotes.
Friday 6:30am A nice article on second reserve Maryanne Monckton. Despite missing out she is maintaining a positive outlook for the competitions to come.
12:50pm Interesting take on the media pack that turned up at the AIS.
2:40pm Photos from the announcement day training session + team member solo shots