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Valorie Kondos Field’s new book is a good read on many levels

GymnasticsCoaching.comExpecting to enjoy this book, it was even better than anticipated.


Good Morning America

UCLA gymnast Katelyn Ohashi speaks out about her flawless floor routine and body shaming in gymnastics

Steve Harvey

The Jaw-Dropping Gymnast Making Everyone Smile

Hallmark Channel

Home & Family – Valori Kondos Field – 10.29.18

KTLA 5UCLA Gymnastics Head Coach Miss Val Talks Championships, Retirement and New Book

USA Gymnastics Sexual Abuse Scandal With UCLA’s Head Gymnastics Coach, Valorie Kondos Field

CBS This MorningOlympians Kyla Ross and Madison Kocian speak out on Larry Nassar abuse

Between the Lines with Barry Kibrick

Life is Short, Don’t Wait to Dance | Valorie Kondos Field with Barry Kibrick

Michaela - CNN HLN

Michaela – Valorie Kondos Field 10.17.18

Pac-12 Networks

The story behind legendary UCLA coach Valorie Kondos Field’s emotional retirement announcement

‘The Pregame’: UCLA women’s gymnastics head coach Valorie Kondos Field shares ‘Life Is Short, Don’t Wait to Dance’

UCLA’s Cori Close sees parallels between John Wooden, Valorie Kondos Field: ‘They put people first’

Valorie Kondos Field Announcement

UCLA’s Valorie Kondos Field on winning 7th national title

PopcornTalkValorie Kondos Field – To The Pointe with Kristyn Burtt – 10/16/18

Valorie Kondos Field – To The Pointe with Kristyn Burtt – 10/03/17

Dateline NBCMiss Val Brings Joy to Gymnastics Training

Jump Jive & ThriveVal and Shannon Jump Jive & Thrive LIVE!

UCLA AthleticsBruin Banter 2016 – Episode 6, Part 2: Valorie Kondos Field
Bruin Banter 2016 – Episode 6, Part 1: Valorie Kondos Field

The Bam ShowChoreograph Your Life with Valorie Kondos Field: Episode 2


Washington PostStill reeling from scandal, gymnastics rediscovers joy at UCLA
by Liz Clarke

New York TimesHow a Ballet Dancer Brought Balance to U.C.L.A. Gymnastics
by Carla Correa

Fox Sports

Valorie Kondos Field, NCAA Champion UCLA gymnastics coach, shares motivational story

The Olympic Channel
Veteran Coach Valorie Kondos Field Hails Current U.S. Gymnasts

Legendary UCLA women’s gymnastics head coach Valorie Kondos Field releases book
by Carrie Ann Welsh

Wooden feels kinship with Kondos Field
by Kurt Streeter

Why UCLA gymnasts’ videos keep going viral
by Joy Resmovits

UCLA gymnastics has an Olympic aura surrounding its program
by Helene Elliott

Los Angeles Daily News

How UCLA gymnastics turns floor exercise into an art
by Thuc Nhi Nguyen


From ‘Tears’ to Cheers: UCLA Gymnast Katelyn Ohashi Opens Up About Finding ‘Joy’ Again in the Sport

The EagleA Celebration Of Life – UCLA gymnastics coach shares her story of breast cancer survival at Pink Alliance luncheon
by Katy Barber

Pac-12 NetworksPac-12 All-Century Women’s Gymnastics team announced
by Pac-12 Networks PR

Daily BruinGymnastics coach Valorie Kondos Field shapes more than just routines
by Tuanh Dam

NBC OlympicsGymnasts face complicated choice: Olympic endorsements or college careers
by Associated Press

CBS NewsUCLA gymnast a viral sensation, dancing to the top
by Carter Evans

Slate.comOut of Step
by Dvora Meyers

San Diego Union TribuneAs the Olympics loom, the gymnastics party may be in college
by Will Graves AP Sports Writer

Deadline Hollywood

‘The Nutcracker’ Movie & Polyamory Dramedy Produced By Adam Shankman In Works At NBC
by Nellie Andreeva

2 Paragraphs

Who Is UCLA Coach In ‘Full Out’ on Lifetime? That’s Jennifer Beals


Katelyn Ohashi & Valorie Kondos Field

Supporting Champions

Podcast #29 – Miss Valorie Kondos-Field: UCLA Gymnastics Coach

Legends of Sport

2/19/2019 – Valorie Kondos Field

The Shift Show - Dave Tilly

Episode 9 – Miss Val of UCLA Gymnastics on The Future of Gymnastics, Building Culture, and Coaching The Entire Person

Voice of America

Overwhelming Joy: American Café January 22, 2019

The Jason Stapleton Program

887: Valorie Kondos Field and the Power to Choose


Episode 324: The Jade Carey Situation & a Miss Val Book Interview Drinking Game
(segment starts at 106:15) GymCastic

322: Mary Lee Tracy Truth & Reconciliation

Episode 11: Miss Val

Episode 12: Miss Val Part 2

UCLA Athletics

Season 6, Episode 6 – Talking Book with Peng
(segment starts at 36:10) Bruin Insider Show

Discussing Retirement – Hour 1 (9/20) A Crunchy Groove Thursday on PMS
(segment starts at 36 min.) Petros and Money

I Have Cool Friends002 Valorie Kondos-Field – Miss Val: An Unconventional Coach
I Have Cool Friends by Samantha Peszek

Olympic & BundyEpisode 29 – UCLA Women’s Gymnastics Coach Valorie Kondos Field on joy, gratitude and choices
Olympic & Bundy Podcast

Finding MasteryEpisode 112 – Valorie Kondos Field, UCLA Gymnastics Head Coach
Finding Mastery by Michael Gervais PhD

Dave SandersonEpisode 36: Dave interviews Coach Val Kondos Field
Moments Matter with Dave Sanderson

WTAW radio

16th Annual Surviving and Thriving Luncheon
Bryan Broadcasting – WTAW radio


LA84 Foundation

LA84 Hosts Seven-Time NCAA National Champion Valorie Kondos Field on National Girls & Women in Sports Day

Velocity Women's Summit

2019 Keynote Speaker

Surviving & ThrivingBreast cancer survivor has message of hope at Surviving and Thriving luncheon
16th Annual Pink Alliance Surviving and Thriving Luncheon

Coach Forum

It’s Not All About the Bragging Rights
Nashville Coaching Coalition



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