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FIG Parkour Commission Held First Meeting

Post Views 330   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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World Championships – Updates & Results

Post Views 127   Make sure to follow us on Facebook to keep up to date on all updates and results from the 2017 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Montreal, Canada!

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How to Watch World Championships

Post Views 2,263   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): Read More

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World Championships Teams Announced

Post Views 1,146   From October 2 – 8, 2017 the gymnastics world will be coming together in Montreal, Canada for the 47th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships. The US athletes who will be representing the USA are: US Men’s Team: Eddie Penev Donnell Whittenburg Sam Mikulak Alex Naddour Marvin Kimble US Women’s Team: Ragan Smith Read More

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World Team Selection and Competition Schedule

Post Views 571   The 2017 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships are going to be held October 2-8, 2017 in Montreal, Canada were over 500 athletes and 80 countries will be competing for 12 World titles. A select group of US women will attend a selection camp to be held at the National Training Center on Read More

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USA Gymnastics – Year in Review

Post Views 327 USA Gymnastics had another stellar year of results in international competition in all disciplines; Women’s & Men’s Artistic Gymnastics, Rhythmic Gymnastics, Trampoline & Tumbling, and Acrobatic Gymnastics. WOMEN’S GYMNASTICS Pan Am Games (Toronto, Canada) Team – Gold (4th consecutive) Madison Desch – Silver: All-Around Rachel Gowey – Gold: Bars Rachel Gowey – Silver: Floor & Read More

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Shirai 3

Post Views 307 Kenzo Shirai, the reigning World floor exercise champion, from Japan has submitted a new skill to the FIG called the “Shirai 3”.  Kenzo recently competed the skill at the Toyota International gymnastics meet. The “Shirai 3” is a double layout with a triple twist.  This new skill is a variation of the Read More

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Bellu and Bitang Return to Romanian Team

Post Views 169 After a dismal performance at the most recent World Championship, Romania is bringing back two coaches that left coaching the Romanian team a few months ago. Returning as the Romanian gymnastics team’s coaches are Octavian Bellu and Mariana Bitang which was confirmed by Carmen Tocala, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Read More

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What Simone Biles can Teach us about Competing.

Post Views 173 My friend and colleague, Wendy Bruce Martin, has granted Gym Blog Central permission to share the following article with you from her site, Get Psyched! Stories That Make You Go Hmmmmm. Many athletes feel the only way to win is to have an absolutely perfect performance. They feel that they can only win Read More