The abrupt end to the 2020 NCAA gymnastics season was a shock to everyone, us included. And while we understand also and also assistance the actions being taken to proccasion the spreview of COVID-19, it means that many us are unexpectedly left via extra time on our hands…

Which is why we’ve made a decision to embark on an important journey, one that will certainly take us ago through among television’s a lot of important series to date: Make It or Break It. Eextremely Saturday (and a variety of other bonus days) from currently till the 2021 seaboy, our editors Katherine, Kalley and Claire will certainly be breaking down and also recapping each episode of everyone’s favorite gymnastics present. 

Want to watch along? You deserve to uncover MIOBI on Hulu and the Freeform application, all you need to have actually is a subscription/cable login. You have the right to additionally buy the DVDs or purchase seasons or single episodes on various platcreates, favor iTunes. Join us in the cheesiness and the at an early stage 2010s TV gymnastics by utilizing the hashtag #MakeItOrBreakItDown on Twitter as you watch.

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You can read our S1E1 recap right here.

S1E10: All That Glitters

The team has actually arrived at the Boston competition venue, aka the black pyramid of Giza. I feel like this is what the Hunger Games arena looked choose. 

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We finish the episode with a quite emotional check out of Emily, Kaylie and Lauren in Payson’s hospital room as they all host hands. But of course it’s made decidedly much less heartfelt with the blaring royalty free music in the background. And that’s curtains on the initially fifty percent of the season!

Balance Check

Eincredibly week we will break dvery own the little moments that stood out as being very on suggest and also those that wobbled a little bit too much. Shout out to Vulture and its Gossip Girl Reality Index for offering the layout for our version.

Faker Than An Elite Level Floor Routine With a Whip to Whip Pass

A teenager being able to hijack Radiohead’s tour bus for his individual use. Minus 5.Payson’s dad vaulting over the barrier to get down to the arena floor. Security? Minus 2.That hotel looked a tiny also boujee. I feel choose sports travel calls for a nice Best Western, especially on this gym’s budacquire. Minus 4.Kelly Parker waltzing about almost everywhere via an entourage felt fake. Also, why did none of them (all adults) tell her she’s being a brat? Minus 6.Everyone’s obsessive attention to scores throughout the competition. I feel like, in actual time, they don’t understand. Minus 5.

Total: -22

Realer Than Straight Men Being Repulsed by Tampons 

Damon entering the Kmetkos’ house because Brian didn’t shut the door. Seems like typical teenager boy absentmindedness. Plus 4.A lot of that accomplish commentary hit residence, especially the recommendations to smiling. Plus 5. Sasha transferring ice earlier to his hotel room at night. It simply feels like that tracks. Plus 5.Agent Lady swooping in at the finish of the episode to capitalize on Kaylie’s success after trashing her. Vultures, all of them! Plus 6.

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The awkwardness between Damon and Kaylie’s brother as they both think about their situationships via Emily. I execute get it. Plus 6.

For its midseason finale, MIOBI earned the equivalent of Lauren’s location at nationals: a fabulous 4!

Rating

1: The Feeling After You Find Out NCAAs Is Cancelled (Too Soon?)

2: The NCAA Banning Chalk Blowing Choreography

3: Brandie Jay’s Accidental DTY

4: Kelly Garrison Squeal After a Stuck Oklahoma Vault

5: It was beautiful, it was lovely, we went out there and ENJOYED THIS

Recap by Katherine Weaver 

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