Previews, predictions, fortunes

Normile, Dwight
August 1996
International Gymnast;Aug/Sep96, Vol. 38 Issue 8/9, p29
Looks at the possible winners in gymnastics in the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia. Romanian and American teams as favorites for the women's competition; Factors that contribute to American team's chances of winning; Possible winners in the women's and men's all-around competition; Outlook for American men's team.


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