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Stateside: Abusive culture of Karolyi Ranch; advice for problems big and small

Jul 17, 2020

Today on Stateside, we had a conversation with Jordyn Wieber, an Olympic champion gymnast from Michigan, and one of the central figures in ESPN’s new podcast series "Heavy Medals". Plus, a new podcast from Detroit producer Zak Rosen called "The Best Advice Show".

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Elite gymnast Jordyn Wieber and her mom talk about the abusive culture fostered at the Karolyi Ranch

  • Jordyn Wieber is one of the gymnasts featured in a new ESPN 30-for-30 podcast "Heavy Medals". In 2012 she was part of the Fierce Five, who brought home a gold medal for team competition at the Summer Olympics in London.
  • Rita Wieber is Jordyn Wieber’s mother and an ER nurse in Michigan.

“The Best Advice Show” offers pearls of wisdom, great and small