In this Nov. 24, 2001 file photo, Oksana Chusovitina, then competing for Uzbekistan, performs as she wins the floor competition during the international gymnastics tournament DTB Pokal in the Hanns-Martin-Schleyer indoor arena in Stuttgart, southern Germany. Chusovitina who holds German citizenship now will compete at her seventh Olympics when she goes to Rio de Janeiro, becoming the oldest Olympic female gymnast in history at age 41.
In this Nov. 24, 2001 file photo, Oksana Chusovitina, then competing for Uzbekistan, performs as she wins the floor competition during the international gymnastics tournament DTB Pokal in the Hanns-Martin-Schleyer indoor arena in Stuttgart, southern Germany. Chusovitina who holds German citizenship now will compete at her seventh Olympics when she goes to Rio de Janeiro, becoming the oldest Olympic female gymnast in history at age 41. DANIEL MAURER AP
In this Nov. 24, 2001 file photo, Oksana Chusovitina, then competing for Uzbekistan, performs as she wins the floor competition during the international gymnastics tournament DTB Pokal in the Hanns-Martin-Schleyer indoor arena in Stuttgart, southern Germany. Chusovitina who holds German citizenship now will compete at her seventh Olympics when she goes to Rio de Janeiro, becoming the oldest Olympic female gymnast in history at age 41. DANIEL MAURER AP

Oksana Chusovitina prepares for 7th Olympics at 41

August 02, 2016 10:26 PM