Fundraising effort is underway to assist injured gymnast
posted on 11/21/2012

A recovery fund has been started for Jacoby Miles of Puyallup, Wash., who sustained a neck injury late last week while performing a routine maneuver on the uneven bars. To learn more about Jacoby and how you can help, go to Also, her family has started a blog, "Get well Jacoby" at, where they are posting daily updates. A benefit auction, "Gift for Jacoby," is scheduled for Monday, Dec. 17.

The "Seattle Times" and other media outlets carried a stories about her accident.

USA Gymnastics joins her gymnastics family at Roach Gymnastics in keeping her and her family in our thoughts and prayers, and in wishing her continued improvement in her recovery.