Published report: USA Gymnastics looking into abuse claims by Jersey Shore-based coach

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USA Gymnastics is looking into claims of verbal and emotional abuse by a gymnastics coach from Monmouth County, according to the Orange County Register.

According to reports, Maggie Haney, of Freehold, allegedly bullied and threatened multiple gymnasts -- with one report saying she told injured gymnasts to remove walking boots to keep competing.

Haney has not responded publicly to the allegations.

She is based out of Monmouth Gymnastics in Marlboro, and coached star Laurie Hernandez, of Old Bridge.


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