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because she had back problems and her doctor said if she does gymnastics again she won't be able to walk.

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She left even though she was the star of the quadrennium the previous year.

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becasuse [:-)]-----<

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Q: Why did Carly Patterson quit gymnastics?
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What kind of gymnastics does Carly Paterson do?

Carly Patterson competed women's artistic gymnastics.

Who won the gymnastics olyimpics in 2004?

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Where did Carly Patterson do gymnastics when she started?

Carly Patterson started gymnastics after her cousins birthday party. The coaches thought she was good and she loved watching the older kids tumble.

When did Carly Patterson start learning gymnastics?

Carly started gymnastics after her cousins birthday party at a local gym, and a coach there thought that Carly should give gymnastics a try, and she did.

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Carly Patterson is the 2004 Olympic champion in gymnastics. She wen to the same gym Nastia Liukin went to who is the 2008 olympic champion.

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She started when she was 5 years old.

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No, she retired so she can be a singer. No, she retired so she can be a singer.

Who won the AA in gymnastics at the Olympics in 2004?

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In what year was Carly Patterson born?

Carly Patterson is best known for winning a gold medal at the 2004 Olympics for All-Around in gymnastics. She was born February 4, 1988 in Baton Rouge.

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Yes. When she ended her gymnastics career, she became a singer. Look it up on youtbe. ;)

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I can't believe you don't know who Carly Patterson is! =0 Anyways, Carly Patterson is a famous gymnast who got a gold medal in all around at the 2004 Olympics. So that's why she is so famous! And trust me, I'm a gymnast in Dream Gymnastics in Houston Texas. I also have been in Karoly's camp!