Category Archives: Gymnastics

Qualifying for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Gymnastics Events: A Step-By-Step Guide

In the coming months, the qualifying process will begin for the next Olympic Games which will take place in Tokyo from 24 July to 9 August 2020. A total of 324 athlete places for the Gymnastics events will be up for grabs between this year and the spring of 2020. The FIG underlines the events […]

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2022 Artistic Gymnastics World Championships Hosting Rights Awarded to Liverpool

Liverpool (GBR) will host the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in 2022. The FIG Council, at its meeting in Istanbul (TUR) on 11-12 May, voted to award this 51st edition of the Worlds to British Gymnastics. The FIG’s decision sends the World Championships back to Great Britain seven years after a memorable 2015 edition in Glasgow, […]

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ACROBATIC GYMNASTICS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: ZAGOSKINA AND MAN-MOUNTAIN SUPRUNOV FUEL RUSSIAN GOLD RUSH

Russia once again proved utterly irresistible on Acrobatic Gymnastics’ biggest stage of all, as both the Women’s Group and the Men’s Pair claimed World Championship gold in Antwerp’s rocking Lotto Arena. The best of the rest put up a fine fight, with the capacity crowd treated to all the sport has to offer but in […]

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ACROBATIC GYMNASTICS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS:TREBLE-TITLE CHASING CHERNOVA LIGHTS UP A DAY OF SHOCKS

Among a mass of exhilarating displays of strength, artistry and flexibility, defending Mixed Pairs World Champions Marina Chernova and Georgii Pataraia (RUS) shone the brightest on a thrilling first day of qualifying at the 26th FIG Acrobatic World Championships in Antwerp, Belgium. Led by Chernova, who is going for her third successive World Championship gold, […]

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GYMNAST JADE FAULKNER RELISHES C’WEALTH PARTICIPATION

Nigeria’s flag bearer in the Rhythmic Gymnastics event, Jade Faulkner has expressed delight in representing Nigeria at the XXI Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast. The 24 year old who is the first female gymnast to represent Nigeria in Rhythmic Gymnastics spoke on how she traced her heritage to the 2018 Commonwealth Games. “I did a […]

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FIVE QUESTIONS FOR THE ACROBATIC GYMNASTICS AMBASSADORS, NIKKI SNEL AND ELINE DE SMEDT

In 2014, at their last World Championships, Eline de Smedt and Nikki Snel finally won the gold medal in Women’s pair, crowning their career in the best way possible. The inspiring Belgian duo will act as Ambassadors at the World Championships in Antwerp this week. What does it mean for you to be Acrobatic Gymnastics […]

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FIRST FIG PARKOUR WORLD CUP PROVES BIG IN JAPAN

The first FIG World Cup event for Parkour concluded in Hiroshima on Sunday with the women’s Speed-run and men’s Freestyle final – and with the satisfaction of having proved a huge popular success. Launched as part of a new Japanese leg on the FISE’s Festival of Action Sports circuit, the Parkour competition generated massive public […]

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THREE THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT THE FIRST FIG PARKOUR WORLD CUP

A short walk from the Peace Memorial Park, Hiroshima’s former municipal baseball stadium will provide the setting for the very first FIG Parkour World Cup, taking place from 6-8 April as part of the FISE’s World Action Sports Festival which also includes BMX, skateboarding, roller freestyle, bouldering and breaking. Here are three things to know […]

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7 days to go till first FIG Parkour World Cup

The start of the first FIG Parkour World Cup series is just a week away, with the inaugural competition scheduled to take place from 6 to 8 April in Hiroshima, Japan. Some thirty athletes representing 20 nations are expected at this first official FIG Parkour competition, which is taking place as part of the Japanese […]

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FIG Introduces The Gymnastics Ambassadors For 2018 World Championships

FIG introduces the Gymnastics Ambassadors for the 2018 World Championships The International Gymnastics Federation is pleased to announce the nine champions who will be the Gymnastics Ambassadors at its 2018 World Championships. “We are delighted that these major names, who in their own way have each made history in their discipline and influenced their sport, […]

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International Gymnastics Federation Boss Releases Statement Regarding US Abuse Cases

Statement regarding the US abuse cases, following the 132nd IOC session in Pyeongchang Firstly I would like to express my sincere appreciation to IOC President Thomas Bach for his powerful statement about the abuse scandal in US Gymnastics. This statement encourages us to continue our work, ongoing already for many months, towards the necessary action. […]

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2018, A Year Of Achievements For Parkour

Launching competitions, implementing a vast educational component and undertaking field work on a worldwide scale: 2018 is certainly a year of action for Parkour, some 11 months on from its arrival within the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG). “2018 is the year in which we must cement the work that has been done since our rapprochement […]

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