Make It or Break It

ABC Family (ended 2012)




Episode Guide

  • Season 1
    • Pilot
      Episode 1
      A young gymnast with dreams of Olympic glory shakes up the status quo at a Colorado training facility.
    • Where's Marty?
      Episode 2
      The parents try to help the girls get ready for Nationals after the defection of Marty and Lauren from the team. Everything is a mess and Emily worries about her scolarship. Meanwhile, the parents meet to discuss the future of the gym, Payson, Kaylie and Emily go to Denver to get some answers from Marty. But when they arrive at The Denver Elite Gymnastics Club after seeing the competition, will the girls got the nerve to tell Marty and Lauren what they wanted? Meanwhile, Lauren starts to regrets leaving her friends at The Rock when she gets a very cold welcome at the new gym.moreless
    • 7/6/09
      At The Rocks, the girls continue on without any direction but are surprise when Lauren, Steve and a new coach arrive. Emily, Payson and Kaylie decide to to to a high school party before the new coach's strict workout regime begins. At the party Emily runs into Razor, Kaylie fights with Carter and Payson thinks she's wasting her time there. Later, Lauren's birthday goes wrong when Summer arrives at the dinner party.moreless
    • 7/13/09
      Sasha calls the girls in on their day off and puts the girls through a brutal day of training as punishment for attending the party. During the intense workout the girls are at each others throats. Payson blames the others for being in this situation and feels that she works harder than everyone else. Emily has to get to work and is still feeling like an outsider. Kaylie is hungover and worried about the fight she had with Carter. While Lauren agonizes over her secret one-night stand.moreless
    • The Rock hosts a mother-daughter fashion show to raise funds for the gymnasts to attend Nationals in Boston, MA. Kaylie feels ignored when her mom is too busy with the fashion show to give her much needed advice. Kaylie decides she's ready for the next step in her relationship with Carter. Lauren is unhappy to learn that she has to pair up with Summer. Summer tries to give Lauren some advice about boys and opens up about her past. Emily is still upset with her mom about the things she told Damon. Meanwhile Payson would rather be training than doing a girlie fashion show and Kim realizes she hasn't been the best role model for Payson when it comes to being feminine.moreless
    • 7/27/09
      Sasha readies his girls for Nationals by planning an invitational with the Denver team. A determined Payson wants to give it all she's got but an old injury flares up. Emily also wants to show off what she can do but Sasha wants her to hold back. Carter is given an ultimatum by Sasha and Lauren and is forced to rethink his relationship with Kaylie.moreless
    • Run, Emily, Run
      Episode 7
      The Rock is gearing up for Nationals and with it comes more pressure, while Emily has to deal with the consequences of her actions. Kaylie is distressed about losing the necklace Carter gave her. Also Payson's dad loses his job and the Keeler's have to decide if they should move.
    • With everyone gearing up for Nationals, the pressure is on at The Rock. To celebrate, the Cruz family is hosting the Nationals send-off party where, it turns out, everyone has his/her own agenda. Still dealing with her back pain, Payson decides to take a fellow gymnast up on his offer for some anti-inflammatory medicine behind her Mom's back. Summer plays a new card in her relationship with Lauren to see if she could finally turn things around. Lauren, on the other hand, has decided to make her final move to break up Carter and Kaylie for good, with explosive results. But with all the drama going down at the party, what should be a fun event turns out to be something very different.

      Meanwhile, Chloe is struggling to make ends meet, but refuses to let Emily know of their latest financial struggles.

    • Where's Kaylie?
      Episode 9
      When Carter comes clean about his infidelity Kaylie takes off the night before leaving for Nationals, and the girls must track her down before it's too late.
    • All That Glitters
      Episode 10
      The girls' training is put to the test as they compete in Boston for a spot on the U.S. National team. Damon and Brian come to support Emily. Summer breaks up with Steve but is still there to support Lauren. Payson has to decide whether to use cortizone for her injury or not. Kaylie makes a decision about her relationship with Carter. Kaylie tells her father that he should just be her dad not her manager.moreless
    • The Eleventh Hour
      Episode 11
      Kaylie discovers that being a national champion is about more than just celebrating; Payson struggles to deal with her back injury. Meanwhile, Damon plans a romantic evening with Emily before leaving for L.A. Also Razor returns and Lauren goes out of her way to get Carter to come back to the rock in hopes of distracting Kaylie from her training.moreless
    • Follow The Leader
      Episode 12
      Marty is named coach of the National team; The girls are upset by the news, so they try to get him ousted. Meanwhile, Sasha finds a new way for Payson to fit in at the gym; Kaylie confronts Carter about his betrayal and Razor tutors Emily in math.
    • California Girls
      Episode 13
      Kaylie heads to California to attend an A-list party, and the rest of the girls tag along. While there, Payson consults a prominent back specialist. Emily meets up with Damon. Also Kaylie and Lauren make up after Lauren promises to have nothing to do with Carter. Elsewhere, Chloe tries Internet dating; and someone secretly houses a homeless Carter.moreless
    • 1/25/10
      Payson's life is about to get a bit harder when she has to become a regular high school student after being home schooled all her life. With the chaos at school, Payson feels more like a loser than ever and she becomes the new target for the school queen bee. Things get even worse when Kaylie, Emily and Lauren show up to see her. But when she meets a fellow loner Ike, things start getting better. Is Payson going to survive High School?

      Meanwhile, Sasha tries to make the annual Open House a fun activity. When he pairs Kaylie and Nicky for a special performance, the fun is over for the two of them.moreless
    • 2/1/10
      Valentine's Day is just around the corner and whether they like it or not, the girls have to face the ones they love. Payson receives flowers and chocolates from her new friend at school, which prompts The Rock parents to over-analyze the situation. Meanwhile, Summer and Sasha share a "moment" of their own.moreless
    • 2/8/10
      The girls all attend the prom at Payson's school, and Emily unexpectedly sees Damon there. Meanwhile, Lauren discovers that her dad is dating Chloe; Carter tries to reconnect with Kaylie; and a doctor suggests an experimental procedure for Payson's back.
    • Hope and Faith
      Episode 17
      Emily finds out that her mother is dating Steve after Lauren confronts Chloe. Meanwhile, Payson has an appointment with a top-ranked back surgeon; and the National Team must prove their worth and step up their game.
    • The Great Wall
      Episode 18
      After Kaylie and Emily are looked over for the chance to go to China Sasha goes over the National Team Committee's heads and invites the Chinese National team to The Rock. Payson returns to The Rock for the first time since her surgery. The aftermath of Ronnie's revelation to Alex causes problems with Kaylie as Carter offers her a shoulder to cry on. Emily life is filled with more problems as Damon tries to win her back, but Kaylie's brother, Leo, returns.moreless
    • Kaylie is torn about whether to compete with her team in the upcoming Chinese Invitational or listen to the National Committee and MJ, who tell her to back out of the meet. Elsewhere, Emily has to nail her new vault, but she has trouble staying focused because of Damon.
    • Are We Family?
      Episode 20

      The girls go up against the Chinese team to prove that they are the best, but the girls are anything but ready. Still mad from her revelation, Kaylie makes a decision that leaves her team in shock. Emily still is still unsure about her gymnastic abilities and a broken heart does not help at all. With the Chinese at the Rock and at risk of losing their position on the National Team, will they be able to pull it all together?

  • Season 2
  • Season 3