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McKayla Maroney: 'I'm Feeling Great'
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Olympic gold and silver medalist McKayla Maroney of the U.S. told IG she is eager to return to competition following a long bout with adrenal fatigue.

"I'm really, really excited for this year and coming back, just because I'm now healed,” said Maroney at last weekend’s All Olympia Invitational that her team hosted at Los Angeles Convention Center.

Maroney last competed at the 2013 World Championships, where she won a second world vault title. She underwent knee surgery in March 2014 and missed the rest of the season, but is training again full time.

"I haven't felt like this in a long time. I’m feeling great," she said.

Read more on Maroney’s health condition and comeback in the April issue of International Gymnast magazine. Other IG magazine coverage of Maroney includes:
"All-Around Commitment" – Maroney interview (March 2014)
2013 World Championships special issue (November 2013)
2013 U.S. Championships coverage (September 2013)
"Maroney on the Mend" – interview (January/February 2013)
2012 Olympic Games special issue (September 2012)
2012 U.S. Olympic Trials coverage, 2012 Olympics preview (July/August 2012)
2011 World Championships special issue (December 2011)
2011 U.S. Championships coverage (September 2011)
"It's Showtime for Maroney" – Maroney profile (May 2011)
Maroney on cover photo collage, 2010 U.S. Championships coverage (September 2010)

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