Today marks the first day on the job for USA Gymnastics’ new President and CEO, Kerry Perry. She released the following statement to mark the beginning of her tenure at the helm of USA Gymnastics: To the members of USA Gymnastics and the gymnastics community: Since the announcement was made on November 7, I Read More
So who do you think the top female vaulter is between the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney through the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio? We looked through the results from World Championships and the Olympic Games during this time frame and counted how many times an athlete finished in the top 5 of event Read More
History of Yoga Yuj, a Sanskrit root word, means “to yoke,” “to unite,” “to add” or “to join”. Yuj is the origin of the word Yoga. Yoga is a spiritual, physical, and mental practice that is believed to have been started by an Indian sage named Patanjali over 2,000 years ago. It is believed that Read More
PRESS RELEASE: Lausanne (SUI), FIG Office, Nov 9, 2017 The FIG Parkour Commission held its first meeting in Lausanne (SUI) Tuesday and Wednesday under the direction of Commission President David Belle, who was able to measure the communal willingness to work to develop the sport that he himself founded. Commission members gathered at FIG Headquarters Read More
For Elite athletes, it can be hard to maintain their bodies at peak physical condition after retirement. But for two former USA Gymnastics National Team members, they are using Instagram to motivate not only themselves but others to workout every day. Samantha Peszek was a National Team member from ’07-’10 and during this time Read More
As a parent, it can be difficult to know exactly what, how much, and how often your athlete should be eating and drinking. Age and level of intensity of workout are prime factors in knowing what is best for your athlete’s dietary intake. With that in mind, we have gathered some basic information for you Read More
Gym Blog Central is excited to announce that over the next few weeks we will be launching a new look to our blog and adding some fantastic new features to our site. Stay tuned to see all the amazing new updates!
The 47th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships have concluded and we have new and reigning World Medalists. With the absences of the 2015 Women’s All-Around Champion, Simone Biles, and the injury to Kohei Uchimura, the 2015 Men’s All-Around Champion, the All-Around titles were up for grabs. Women’s All-Around Competition: Women’s All-Around Results Men’s All-Around Read More
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There are a few places where you can watch Live or Taped coverage of the 2017 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships. We have most of the places listed below! usagymworlds.com will be Live streaming podium training and the following competitions for Team USA; Podium Training: September 29 – 1:15pm – 4:15pm (EST): USA Men October Read More