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Group All-Around Qualification

ATHENS - AUGUST 26: Spain dances in the rhythmic gymnastics group qualifications on August 26, 2004 during the Athens 2004 Summer Olympic Games at the Galatsi Olympic Hall in Athens, Greece. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Rhythmic gymnasts' crazy contortions

July 16, 2012

While few outside the competition venue actually know what these girls are doing with ribbons, hoops and balls, rhythmic gymnastics does make for compelling photography. Check out these shots from London qualifying and past Olympics. -- Jason Owens