LEWISBURG – Hearing the stories from someone who’s the second-most decorated American gymnast of all time, to someone who’s also a surivior of sexual abuse. U.S. Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman will speak at Bucknell University’s Sojka Pavilion tonight at 7 p.m. She’ll discuss her Olympic gymnastics experiences and being a survivor of sexual abuse.
The free event is sponsored by the Bucknell Student Lectureship Committee. Tickets are free and will be available for the public beginning at 6 p.m. at the Sojka Pavilion box office.
Raisman is the second-most decorated American gymnast of all time, with six Olympic medals. She’s also a recipient of ESPN’s Arthur Ashe Courage Award. Raisman was the captain of both the 2012 “Fierce Five” and the 2016 “Final Five” gold medal teams. In 2017, Raisman came forward with her story of sexual abuse by former team doctor Larry Nassar.