Here Come the Gymnasts

The men’s team final is finally being broadcast.  Looks like the American men are starting on the floor exercise.

Has anybody else wondered whether the white floor exercise has anything to do with all the gymnasts over- and under-rotating so far?  I imagine it must be difficult to keep track of your rotation when there’s a glaring white carpet underneath you — to go with the glaring lights overhead.

About Timothy Dalrymple

Timothy Dalrymple was raised in non-denominational evangelical congregations in California. The son and grandson of ministers, as a young boy he spent far too many hours each night staring at the ceiling and pondering the afterlife.
In all his work he seeks a better understanding of why people do, and do not, come to faith, and researches and teaches in religion and science, faith and reason, theology and philosophy, the origins of atheism, Christology, and the religious transformations of suffering