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Who is on the USA Gymnastics Olympic Team 2021?

What gymnasts will compete for Team USA in the Tokyo Olympics? Simone Biles will be the leader alongside five first-team Olympians for the U.S. women in Tokyo. Biles, Suni Lee, Jordan Chiles and Grace McCallum will compete in the team competition, and Jade Carey and MyKayla Skinner will compete as individuals. NBC ConnecticutGymnastics at the Tokyo Olympics: What to Know for 2021

Did Simone Biles qualify for the Olympics?

Simone Biles has qualified for every single women's gymnastics medal event at the Tokyo Olympics. She managed the incredible feat despite an uncharacteristically weak performance at qualifying. Despite errors on all but one apparatus, Biles finished first in the individual all-around. INSIDERSimone Biles qualified for every Tokyo gymnastics medal event — but it was a far cry from her usual dominance

Who is the youngest Olympian?

The youngest Olympian in the modern history of the games to win a medal was 10-year-old Dimitrios Loundras, a Greek gymnast who helped his team win a bronze medal in team parallel bars at the 1896 Athens Summer Games. Loundras never competed in another Games, but did serve on Greece's Olympic committee as an adult. ForbesMeet The Youngest Olympians Competing At The Tokyo Games

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Here's a look at what to watch Sunday and early Monday on Day 3 of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Here's a look at what to watch Sunday and early Monday on Day 3 of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

The latest breaking updates, delivered straight to your email inbox.

Here's a look at what to watch Sunday and early Monday on Day 3 of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Tokyo Olympics Day 3 events are underway Sunday afternoon after the U.S. won its first gold medals and was upset in several contests on Saturday and early Sunday.

Day 2 featured competitions in women's gymnastics, softball, basketball, men's skateboarding, surfing, swimming and more. Here's how to catch up:

Jade Carey, Grace McCallum, Sunisa Lee, Jordan Chiles, MyKayla Skinner and Simone Biles of U.S. women's gymnastics team attend the men's qualification events on July 24.

Delante Johnson (R) of the United States exchanges punches with Brian Augustin Arregui of Argentina in a boxing match on July 24.

Jessica Thoennes, Charlotte Buck, Gia Doonan, Brooke Mooney, Olivia Coffey, Regina Salmons, Meghan Musnicki, Kristine O'Brien and Katelin Guregian of Team USA compete during the women's rowing heat on July 24.

Team USA volleyball players celebrate after their victory in the men's preliminary round against France.

Team USA's Phil Dalhausser (L) reacts beside partner Nicholas Lucena in their men's preliminary beach volleyball loss to the Netherlands.

Team USA's Kolohe Andino rides a wave during a free training session of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tsurigasaki Surfing Beach.

Team USA's Jourdan Elizabeth Delacruz competes in the women's 49kg weightlifting competition during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tokyo International.

Stefanie Dolson of Team United States drives to the basket during the Women's Pool Round match between United States and France.

U.S. First Lady Jill Biden congratulates the U.S. women 3x3 basketball team after the women's first-round 3x3 basketball match between the U.S. and France.

USA's Brody Malone competes in the rings event of the artistic gymnastics men's qualification during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Allison Schmitt of Team United States prepares for heat one of the women's 4 x 100m freestyle relay.

Christen Press, #11, celebrates with teammates after scoring their team's fourth goal for Team USA during the women's first-round Group G match against New Zealand.

Jay Litherland of the United States competes in the heats of the men's 400m IM.

USA's starter Catherine Osterman celebrates after getting a strikeout from Mexico's Sashel Palacios (not in photo) during the second inning of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games softball opening-round game between the U.S. and Mexico.

Jade Carey, Grace McCallum, Sunisa Lee, Jordan Chiles, MyKayla Skinner and Simone Biles of U.S. women's gymnastics team attend the men's qualification events on July 24.

Delante Johnson (R) of the United States exchanges punches with Brian Augustin Arregui of Argentina in a boxing match on July 24.

Jessica Thoennes, Charlotte Buck, Gia Doonan, Brooke Mooney, Olivia Coffey, Regina Salmons, Meghan Musnicki, Kristine O'Brien and Katelin Guregian of Team USA compete during the women's rowing heat on July 24.

Team USA volleyball players celebrate after their victory in the men's preliminary round against France.

Team USA's Phil Dalhausser (L) reacts beside partner Nicholas Lucena in their men's preliminary beach volleyball loss to the Netherlands.

Team USA's Kolohe Andino rides a wave during a free training session of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tsurigasaki Surfing Beach.

Team USA's Jourdan Elizabeth Delacruz competes in the women's 49kg weightlifting competition during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tokyo International.

Stefanie Dolson of Team United States drives to the basket during the Women's Pool Round match between United States and France.

U.S. First Lady Jill Biden congratulates the U.S. women 3x3 basketball team after the women's first-round 3x3 basketball match between the U.S. and France.

USA's Brody Malone competes in the rings event of the artistic gymnastics men's qualification during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Allison Schmitt of Team United States prepares for heat one of the women's 4 x 100m freestyle relay.

Christen Press, #11, celebrates with teammates after scoring their team's fourth goal for Team USA during the women's first-round Group G match against New Zealand.

Jay Litherland of the United States competes in the heats of the men's 400m IM.

USA's starter Catherine Osterman celebrates after getting a strikeout from Mexico's Sashel Palacios (not in photo) during the second inning of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games softball opening-round game between the U.S. and Mexico.

Jade Carey, Grace McCallum, Sunisa Lee, Jordan Chiles, MyKayla Skinner and Simone Biles of U.S. women's gymnastics team attend the men's qualification events on July 24.

Delante Johnson (R) of the United States exchanges punches with Brian Augustin Arregui of Argentina in a boxing match on July 24.

Jessica Thoennes, Charlotte Buck, Gia Doonan, Brooke Mooney, Olivia Coffey, Regina Salmons, Meghan Musnicki, Kristine O'Brien and Katelin Guregian of Team USA compete during the women's rowing heat on July 24.

Team USA volleyball players celebrate after their victory in the men's preliminary round against France.

Team USA's Phil Dalhausser (L) reacts beside partner Nicholas Lucena in their men's preliminary beach volleyball loss to the Netherlands.

Team USA's Kolohe Andino rides a wave during a free training session of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tsurigasaki Surfing Beach.

Team USA's Jourdan Elizabeth Delacruz competes in the women's 49kg weightlifting competition during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tokyo International.

Stefanie Dolson of Team United States drives to the basket during the Women's Pool Round match between United States and France.

U.S. First Lady Jill Biden congratulates the U.S. women 3x3 basketball team after the women's first-round 3x3 basketball match between the U.S. and France.

USA's Brody Malone competes in the rings event of the artistic gymnastics men's qualification during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Allison Schmitt of Team United States prepares for heat one of the women's 4 x 100m freestyle relay.

Christen Press, #11, celebrates with teammates after scoring their team's fourth goal for Team USA during the women's first-round Group G match against New Zealand.

Jay Litherland of the United States competes in the heats of the men's 400m IM.

USA's starter Catherine Osterman celebrates after getting a strikeout from Mexico's Sashel Palacios (not in photo) during the second inning of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games softball opening-round game between the U.S. and Mexico.

Watch NBC Primetime coverage on KCRA 3 or click here for a livestream beginning at 4 p.m. PT.

Simone Biles leads the U.S. women's gymnastics team as the competition begins as Katie Ledecky and Caeleb Dressel defend their Olympic gold medals.

U.S. gymnasts Grace McCallum, Sunisa Lee, Jordan Chiles, Simone Biles, Maykayla Skinner and Jade Carey at the women's qualification during the Tokyo Olympics.

Simone Biles competes in vault at the Tokyo Olympics.

Sunisa Lee competes in the floor event at the gymnastics women's qualification in Tokyo.

Jade Carey competes on balance beam at the women's qualification in Tokyo.

Jordan Chiles competes on the balance beam at the Tokyo Olympics.

Mykayla Skinner competes on the floor exercise.

Grace McCallum competes on balance beam at the Tokyo Olympics.

Simone Biles competes on the flood event at the women's qualification for the Tokyo Olympics.

Jordan Chiles competes on the floor exercise in Tokyo.

Sunisa Lee competes on the uneven bars.

Simone Biles competes on balance beam at the Tokyo Olympics.

U.S. women's gymnastics team cheers during the qualification event at the Tokyo Olympics.

U.S. gymnasts Grace McCallum, Sunisa Lee, Jordan Chiles, Simone Biles, Maykayla Skinner and Jade Carey at the women's qualification during the Tokyo Olympics.

Simone Biles competes in vault at the Tokyo Olympics.

Sunisa Lee competes in the floor event at the gymnastics women's qualification in Tokyo.

Jade Carey competes on balance beam at the women's qualification in Tokyo.

Jordan Chiles competes on the balance beam at the Tokyo Olympics.

Mykayla Skinner competes on the floor exercise.

Grace McCallum competes on balance beam at the Tokyo Olympics.

Simone Biles competes on the flood event at the women's qualification for the Tokyo Olympics.

Jordan Chiles competes on the floor exercise in Tokyo.

Sunisa Lee competes on the uneven bars.

Simone Biles competes on balance beam at the Tokyo Olympics.

U.S. women's gymnastics team cheers during the qualification event at the Tokyo Olympics.

U.S. gymnasts Grace McCallum, Sunisa Lee, Jordan Chiles, Simone Biles, Maykayla Skinner and Jade Carey at the women's qualification during the Tokyo Olympics.

Simone Biles competes in vault at the Tokyo Olympics.

Sunisa Lee competes in the floor event at the gymnastics women's qualification in Tokyo.

Jade Carey competes on balance beam at the women's qualification in Tokyo.

Jordan Chiles competes on the balance beam at the Tokyo Olympics.

Mykayla Skinner competes on the floor exercise.

Grace McCallum competes on balance beam at the Tokyo Olympics.

Simone Biles competes on the flood event at the women's qualification for the Tokyo Olympics.

Jordan Chiles competes on the floor exercise in Tokyo.

Sunisa Lee competes on the uneven bars.

Simone Biles competes on balance beam at the Tokyo Olympics.

U.S. women's gymnastics team cheers during the qualification event at the Tokyo Olympics.

Medals will be awarded in archery, canoe/kayak, cycling, diving, fencing, gymnastics, judo, shooting, skateboarding, swimming, table tennis, taekwondo, triathlon and weightlifting.

Here are links to notable livestreams.

MONDAY:

China was leading in the medal count with 11 medals, as of Sunday morning. The U.S. had 10 and Russia 7.

Ten-time Hearst Olympic reporter Deirdre Fitzpatrick and Olympic gold medalist Gabe Gardner aim to help inspire Northern Californians during the Tokyo Olympics to adopt a renewed focus on physical health and personal growth. Athletes and other experts are sharing tips for workouts, nutrition, mental health hacks and more each day as part of our Olympic Zone coverage.

The goal is to get active and commit to doing something positive for yourself for 21 days. How will you and your friends take on the challenge? Tell us by filling out the form here or share your challenge by using the hashtag #KCRAChallenge on Twitter or Instagram.

Hearst Television participates in various affiliate marketing programs, which means we may get paid commissions on purchases made through our links to retailer sites.

Tokyo Olympics Day 3 livestream schedule, how to watch NorCal Olympians

NBC Sports 25 July, 2021 - 03:05pm

Here's a look at what to watch Sunday and early Monday on Day 3 of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Here's a look at what to watch Sunday and early Monday on Day 3 of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

The latest breaking updates, delivered straight to your email inbox.

Here's a look at what to watch Sunday and early Monday on Day 3 of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Tokyo Olympics Day 3 events are underway Sunday afternoon after the U.S. won its first gold medals and was upset in several contests on Saturday and early Sunday.

Day 2 featured competitions in women's gymnastics, softball, basketball, men's skateboarding, surfing, swimming and more. Here's how to catch up:

Jade Carey, Grace McCallum, Sunisa Lee, Jordan Chiles, MyKayla Skinner and Simone Biles of U.S. women's gymnastics team attend the men's qualification events on July 24.

Delante Johnson (R) of the United States exchanges punches with Brian Augustin Arregui of Argentina in a boxing match on July 24.

Jessica Thoennes, Charlotte Buck, Gia Doonan, Brooke Mooney, Olivia Coffey, Regina Salmons, Meghan Musnicki, Kristine O'Brien and Katelin Guregian of Team USA compete during the women's rowing heat on July 24.

Team USA volleyball players celebrate after their victory in the men's preliminary round against France.

Team USA's Phil Dalhausser (L) reacts beside partner Nicholas Lucena in their men's preliminary beach volleyball loss to the Netherlands.

Team USA's Kolohe Andino rides a wave during a free training session of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tsurigasaki Surfing Beach.

Team USA's Jourdan Elizabeth Delacruz competes in the women's 49kg weightlifting competition during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tokyo International.

Stefanie Dolson of Team United States drives to the basket during the Women's Pool Round match between United States and France.

U.S. First Lady Jill Biden congratulates the U.S. women 3x3 basketball team after the women's first-round 3x3 basketball match between the U.S. and France.

USA's Brody Malone competes in the rings event of the artistic gymnastics men's qualification during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Allison Schmitt of Team United States prepares for heat one of the women's 4 x 100m freestyle relay.

Christen Press, #11, celebrates with teammates after scoring their team's fourth goal for Team USA during the women's first-round Group G match against New Zealand.

Jay Litherland of the United States competes in the heats of the men's 400m IM.

USA's starter Catherine Osterman celebrates after getting a strikeout from Mexico's Sashel Palacios (not in photo) during the second inning of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games softball opening-round game between the U.S. and Mexico.

Jade Carey, Grace McCallum, Sunisa Lee, Jordan Chiles, MyKayla Skinner and Simone Biles of U.S. women's gymnastics team attend the men's qualification events on July 24.

Delante Johnson (R) of the United States exchanges punches with Brian Augustin Arregui of Argentina in a boxing match on July 24.

Jessica Thoennes, Charlotte Buck, Gia Doonan, Brooke Mooney, Olivia Coffey, Regina Salmons, Meghan Musnicki, Kristine O'Brien and Katelin Guregian of Team USA compete during the women's rowing heat on July 24.

Team USA volleyball players celebrate after their victory in the men's preliminary round against France.

Team USA's Phil Dalhausser (L) reacts beside partner Nicholas Lucena in their men's preliminary beach volleyball loss to the Netherlands.

Team USA's Kolohe Andino rides a wave during a free training session of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tsurigasaki Surfing Beach.

Team USA's Jourdan Elizabeth Delacruz competes in the women's 49kg weightlifting competition during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tokyo International.

Stefanie Dolson of Team United States drives to the basket during the Women's Pool Round match between United States and France.

U.S. First Lady Jill Biden congratulates the U.S. women 3x3 basketball team after the women's first-round 3x3 basketball match between the U.S. and France.

USA's Brody Malone competes in the rings event of the artistic gymnastics men's qualification during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Allison Schmitt of Team United States prepares for heat one of the women's 4 x 100m freestyle relay.

Christen Press, #11, celebrates with teammates after scoring their team's fourth goal for Team USA during the women's first-round Group G match against New Zealand.

Jay Litherland of the United States competes in the heats of the men's 400m IM.

USA's starter Catherine Osterman celebrates after getting a strikeout from Mexico's Sashel Palacios (not in photo) during the second inning of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games softball opening-round game between the U.S. and Mexico.

Jade Carey, Grace McCallum, Sunisa Lee, Jordan Chiles, MyKayla Skinner and Simone Biles of U.S. women's gymnastics team attend the men's qualification events on July 24.

Delante Johnson (R) of the United States exchanges punches with Brian Augustin Arregui of Argentina in a boxing match on July 24.

Jessica Thoennes, Charlotte Buck, Gia Doonan, Brooke Mooney, Olivia Coffey, Regina Salmons, Meghan Musnicki, Kristine O'Brien and Katelin Guregian of Team USA compete during the women's rowing heat on July 24.

Team USA volleyball players celebrate after their victory in the men's preliminary round against France.

Team USA's Phil Dalhausser (L) reacts beside partner Nicholas Lucena in their men's preliminary beach volleyball loss to the Netherlands.

Team USA's Kolohe Andino rides a wave during a free training session of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tsurigasaki Surfing Beach.

Team USA's Jourdan Elizabeth Delacruz competes in the women's 49kg weightlifting competition during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tokyo International.

Stefanie Dolson of Team United States drives to the basket during the Women's Pool Round match between United States and France.

U.S. First Lady Jill Biden congratulates the U.S. women 3x3 basketball team after the women's first-round 3x3 basketball match between the U.S. and France.

USA's Brody Malone competes in the rings event of the artistic gymnastics men's qualification during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Allison Schmitt of Team United States prepares for heat one of the women's 4 x 100m freestyle relay.

Christen Press, #11, celebrates with teammates after scoring their team's fourth goal for Team USA during the women's first-round Group G match against New Zealand.

Jay Litherland of the United States competes in the heats of the men's 400m IM.

USA's starter Catherine Osterman celebrates after getting a strikeout from Mexico's Sashel Palacios (not in photo) during the second inning of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games softball opening-round game between the U.S. and Mexico.

Watch NBC Primetime coverage on KCRA 3 or click here for a livestream beginning at 4 p.m. PT.

Simone Biles leads the U.S. women's gymnastics team as the competition begins as Katie Ledecky and Caeleb Dressel defend their Olympic gold medals.

U.S. gymnasts Grace McCallum, Sunisa Lee, Jordan Chiles, Simone Biles, Maykayla Skinner and Jade Carey at the women's qualification during the Tokyo Olympics.

Simone Biles competes in vault at the Tokyo Olympics.

Sunisa Lee competes in the floor event at the gymnastics women's qualification in Tokyo.

Jade Carey competes on balance beam at the women's qualification in Tokyo.

Jordan Chiles competes on the balance beam at the Tokyo Olympics.

Mykayla Skinner competes on the floor exercise.

Grace McCallum competes on balance beam at the Tokyo Olympics.

Simone Biles competes on the flood event at the women's qualification for the Tokyo Olympics.

Jordan Chiles competes on the floor exercise in Tokyo.

Sunisa Lee competes on the uneven bars.

Simone Biles competes on balance beam at the Tokyo Olympics.

U.S. women's gymnastics team cheers during the qualification event at the Tokyo Olympics.

U.S. gymnasts Grace McCallum, Sunisa Lee, Jordan Chiles, Simone Biles, Maykayla Skinner and Jade Carey at the women's qualification during the Tokyo Olympics.

Simone Biles competes in vault at the Tokyo Olympics.

Sunisa Lee competes in the floor event at the gymnastics women's qualification in Tokyo.

Jade Carey competes on balance beam at the women's qualification in Tokyo.

Jordan Chiles competes on the balance beam at the Tokyo Olympics.

Mykayla Skinner competes on the floor exercise.

Grace McCallum competes on balance beam at the Tokyo Olympics.

Simone Biles competes on the flood event at the women's qualification for the Tokyo Olympics.

Jordan Chiles competes on the floor exercise in Tokyo.

Sunisa Lee competes on the uneven bars.

Simone Biles competes on balance beam at the Tokyo Olympics.

U.S. women's gymnastics team cheers during the qualification event at the Tokyo Olympics.

U.S. gymnasts Grace McCallum, Sunisa Lee, Jordan Chiles, Simone Biles, Maykayla Skinner and Jade Carey at the women's qualification during the Tokyo Olympics.

Simone Biles competes in vault at the Tokyo Olympics.

Sunisa Lee competes in the floor event at the gymnastics women's qualification in Tokyo.

Jade Carey competes on balance beam at the women's qualification in Tokyo.

Jordan Chiles competes on the balance beam at the Tokyo Olympics.

Mykayla Skinner competes on the floor exercise.

Grace McCallum competes on balance beam at the Tokyo Olympics.

Simone Biles competes on the flood event at the women's qualification for the Tokyo Olympics.

Jordan Chiles competes on the floor exercise in Tokyo.

Sunisa Lee competes on the uneven bars.

Simone Biles competes on balance beam at the Tokyo Olympics.

U.S. women's gymnastics team cheers during the qualification event at the Tokyo Olympics.

Medals will be awarded in archery, canoe/kayak, cycling, diving, fencing, gymnastics, judo, shooting, skateboarding, swimming, table tennis, taekwondo, triathlon and weightlifting.

Here are links to notable livestreams.

MONDAY:

China was leading in the medal count with 11 medals, as of Sunday morning. The U.S. had 10 and Russia 7.

Ten-time Hearst Olympic reporter Deirdre Fitzpatrick and Olympic gold medalist Gabe Gardner aim to help inspire Northern Californians during the Tokyo Olympics to adopt a renewed focus on physical health and personal growth. Athletes and other experts are sharing tips for workouts, nutrition, mental health hacks and more each day as part of our Olympic Zone coverage.

The goal is to get active and commit to doing something positive for yourself for 21 days. How will you and your friends take on the challenge? Tell us by filling out the form here or share your challenge by using the hashtag #KCRAChallenge on Twitter or Instagram.

Hearst Television participates in various affiliate marketing programs, which means we may get paid commissions on purchases made through our links to retailer sites.

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