SEVERE WX: Heat Advisory View Alerts
STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Olympic Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas to speak at MVCC tomorrow

Olympic Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas will be speaking at Mohawk Valley Community College tomorrow evening as part of the college’s Cultural Series.

Posted: Nov. 8, 2017 4:34 PM

(November 3, 2017)

Scroll for more content...

UTICA – Olympic Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas will be speaking at Mohawk Valley Community College tomorrow evening as part of the college’s Cultural Series.


The event will be at 7 p.m. in the Robert R. Jorgensen Athletic and Event Center at MVCC’s Utica campus. The event is free for MVCC students, $10 for MVCC employees and $15 for the general public.

Douglas was selected to be a member of the U.S. Olympic Women’s Gymnastics team at the 2012 Summer Olympics at age 16. She then became the first African-American woman to win the Olympic Gold medal as the All-Around Individual Champion.

Douglas also became the first American gymnast to win Gold in both the All-Around Individual and Team competitions at the same Olympics. She won her third Gold medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics in the Team competition, and became the only All-Around Olympic Gold Medal Gymnast in U.S. history to return for a second Olympics.

Related Content

Article Comments

Boilermaker Results
Enchanted Forest Water Safari Phrase to Play
Utica
Scattered Clouds
93° wxIcon
Hi: 93° Lo: 71°
Feels Like: 96°
Oneonta
Clear
84° wxIcon
Hi: 91° Lo: 71°
Feels Like: 87°
Herkimer
Scattered Clouds
93° wxIcon
Hi: 93° Lo: 72°
Feels Like: 96°
Thendara
Scattered Clouds
93° wxIcon
Hi: 86° Lo: 66°
Feels Like: 96°
WKTV Radar
WKTV Temperatures
WKTV Severe Weather
New Reduced Price for WKTV Staycation Card
Click Here for A Healthier Mohawk Valley