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Who Is The Top Female Vaulter Between 2000-2016?

Post Views 729   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 Read More

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Benefits of Yoga For Gymnasts

Post Views 3,254   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 Read More

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FIG Parkour Commission Held First Meeting

Post Views 364   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 Read More

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Who is The Gympire?

Post Views 1,450   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 Read More