Gymnastics

Putian awarded 2016 Acrobatic Gymnastics World Championships

By Nick Butler at the Main Media Centre in Nanjing

Putian vice-mayor Zhang Libing alongside FIG chief Bruno Grandi following the announcement ©FIGEastern Chinese city Putian will host the 2016 International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) Acrobatic Gymnastics World Championships, it was announced here today.

AT&T Stadium in Texas to host 2015 Nastia Liukin Cup

By Gary Anderson

The AT&T Stadium in Texas will host the Nastia Liukin Cup next year ©Getty ImagesThe sixth edition of the Nastia Liukin Cup will take place on its biggest stage yet, when the AT&T Stadium in Dallas, Texas hosts the event in March next year.

FIG vice-president Corn appointed to IOC Women and Sport Commission

By Emily Goddard

Slava Corn has been named to the IOC Women and Sports Commission ©FIGInternational Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has appointed International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) first vice-president Slava Corn to his organisation's Women and Sport Commission.

Whitlock and Fragapane secure hat-trick as England continue to dominate artistic gymnastics at Glasgow 2014

By Paul Osborne at The Hydro in Glasgow

England won three of five gold medals available on day three of the artistic gymnastics in Glasgow ©Getty ImagesEngland's stranglehold on the artistic gymnastics was loosened today, but only just, as the nation secured three of the five gold medals on offer inside The Hydro on day eight of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.

Whitlock and Fragapane win gold on another night of English gymnastics domination at Glasgow 2014

By Nick Butler at the SSE Hydro Arena in Glasgow

Claudia Fragapane led home more English domination in gymnastics ©Getty ImagesClaudia Fragapane held her nerve to lead home an English clean sweep in the women's all-around gymnastics Commonwealth Games competition here this evening when the balance of power shifted dramatically away from Australia. 

England secure double team gold in artistic gymnastics

By Nick Butler at the SSE Hydro Arena in Glasgow

England dominated to win double gold in the gymnastics team events ©Getty ImagesEngland scooped Commonwealth Games victories in both the men and women's team finals here today on an opening day of artistic gymnastics medal action dominated by the British nations.

Gymnastics Australia appoints first female President

By Zjan Shirinian

Gymnastics Australia has appointed Jacqui Briggs-Weatherill its first female President ©LinkedinGymnastics Australia has appointed the first female President in its 65-year history.

FIG launches digital World of Gymnastics magazine

By Emily Goddard

The FIG's World of Gymnastics magazine has gone digital ©FIGThe International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) has today launched a digital version of its World of Gymnastics magazine that can be accessed on any device.

Malaysia to send gymnasts overseas for training ahead of Glasgow 2014 and Incheon 2014

By Emily Goddard

Tracie Ang will be training in Manchester ahead of next month's Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games ©AFP/Getty ImagesThe Malaysian Gymnastics Federation (MGF) has announced it will be sending 10 of its gymnasts overseas for training to prepare for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games and Incheon 2014 Asian Games.
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