Ellie Black, Canadian gymnast, claims gold in women's beam, floor
Halifax native wins 3rd title at Pan Am Games
Canada's Ellie Black won gold medals in the floor exercise and women's beam gymnastics events at the Pan Am Games on Wednesday.
Black, who already won a gold (all-around), silver (team) and bronze (vault) on Tuesday, has now collected an impressive five medals at the Games.
- RESULTS: Women's beam
- RESULTS: Women's floor exercise
- Ellie Black wins women's all-around gymnastics gold
- Ellie Black leads gymnastics team to silver
American Megan Skaggs took the silver medal, while Victoria Woo added a bronze to Canada's gymnastics medal total.
Ellie Black wins her third gold of the Games, this one in women's floor <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/CBCPanAm?src=hash">#CBCPanAm</a> <a href="http://t.co/2Kn76RMQPq">http://t.co/2Kn76RMQPq</a>—@cbcsports
Canadian Ellie Black wins gold on the balance beam in artistic gymnastics <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/CBCPanAm?src=hash">#CBCPanAm</a> <a href="http://t.co/YfGaDdmUgl">http://t.co/YfGaDdmUgl</a>—@cbcsports
It's more than impressive to read about the 5 medals won by Canada's <a href="https://twitter.com/EllieBlack_">@EllieBlack_</a> I'd go ahead and say that's a total domination <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/teamatoma?src=hash">#teamatoma</a>—@cochraneryan
Stoney Creek, Ont. native Kevin Lytwyn added a silver to the gymnastics medal haul. The 24-year-old came in second behind Colombia's Jossimar Calvo Moreno in the men's horizontal bar.
Canadian Kevin Lytwyn wins silver on the horizontal bar <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/CBCPanAm?src=hash">#CBCPanAm</a> <a href="http://t.co/rp59EqtaWj">http://t.co/rp59EqtaWj</a>—@cbcsports