Bleav in Gymnastics: Chalk Talk

33 Episodes

Get the latest stories and insight on the world of Gymnastics with hosts Taylor Davis and McKenna Kelley!

Where to Listen

Latest Episodes

Chalk Talk: Denver and Maddie Karr

On this episode of Chalk Talk, McKenna and Taylor give a thorough analysis on this past season's Denver team and...

play-circle
Listen Now

Chalk Talk: LSU and Ruby Harrold

This week, McKenna and Taylor are discussing the cancellation of all 2020 premier events, the Maggie Haney and Laurie Hernandez...

play-circle
Listen Now

Chalk Talk: Michigan Recap and Bev Plocki

This week, McKenna and Taylor discuss the new D1 gymnastics program at Long Island University and their new coach, Randy...

play-circle
Listen Now

Chalk Talk: Utah Recap and Tom Farden

This week, McKenna and Taylor break down the SEC Gymnastics awards as well as the AAI Award finalists and winner,...

play-circle
Listen Now
Page:

Hosted by

Taylor Davis & McKenna Kelley

McKenna Kelley took the world by storm at the 2019 NCAA Championships, recording a 9.95 on her final floor routine. A four-time All-American for the LSU Tigers, Kelley shared the 2017 Southeastern Conference floor title with former LSU All-American Ashleigh Gnat and recorded a perfect 10 on floor against Oregon State. Born in Houston, she attended Second Baptist School and started gymnastics at an early age, eventually winning the national floor title at the 2014 Junior Olympic National Championships. She is the daughter of Olympic Gold Medalist Mary Lou Retton and former University of Texas Quarterback Shannon Kelly. After graduating McKenna has become a motivational speaker and writer, hoping to share her story with the world.\n\nTaylor Davis is a sports reporter and host. A graduate of Auburn University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and she has been a reporter for ESPN since 2014, covering a variety of sports for various networks and has been closely involved in the launch and production of weekly college gymnastics on ESPN platforms.††Taylor brings her production and reporting background along with strong ties to the sport, to talk all things happening in the world of gymnastics.