If you have a VPN you can set it to another country and the international feed is available for replay on YouTube. It was very good.
I was saying that the beam seemed cursed, but apparently it was wet. As in it is bucketing down in Liverpool and the roof was slowly but steadily dripping on the beam, which was being wiped off (the mats under it too) between gymnasts. If this is true, and it genuinely seems to be, it’s a pretty scandalous example of television sechedules being put ahead of athlete safety yet again.
That aside, I don’t want to spoil it for anyone who still plans to watch, but I thoroughly enjoyed that. Over the last decade or so, GB has slowly but surely put themselves in the field, and watching the bronze medalists reaction when they saw the scores actually made me tear up.
And the USA looked good. Honestly, I think they looked tighter than they have for ages - just more attention to the details of execution and routine composition than was needed during the Simone era. It worked well for them.