U.S gymnast Jordan Wieber performs on the uneven bars at the U.S. Olympics gymnastics trials in San Jose, Calif. After an emotional, intense two days of competition that both ended and ignited careers, the U.S. announced its all-teenage gymnastics team: Wieber, Gabby Douglas, McKayla Maroney, Kyla Ross, and Aly Raisman. Click through for a look at more of the week's breathtaking images from around the globe.
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